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Condition and prospect of the Detroit and Milwaukee Railway

from Detroit to Grand Haven, 185 miles

by Detroit and Milwaukee Railroad Company

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Published by s.n.] in [Detroit? .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 37338, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 37338
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination2 microfiches (45 fr.)
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24399141M
ISBN 100665373384

The Milwaukee Electric Railway and Transport Co (TMER&T) The Milwaukee and Suburban Transport Corporation (M&STC) Forward: Milwaukee Pullman Standard at the Fiebrantz Car Station waiting to start a trip down 3rd Street to downtown Milwaukee in R Heglund photo.


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Fascinating and well-done history of the streetcars and interurbans of Milwaukee, Wisconsin that were grouped under The Milwaukee Electric Railway and Light Co. This is the usual thorough and interesting work by CERA, packed with information presented in a readable fashion/5(5).

Rochester and the Detroit United Railway is a story of the Flint Division of the Detroit United Railway (DUR) and the communities along the DUR Flint Division route.

Spanning some pages, this beautiful hardcover book contains over photographs, many never previously published, railway maps and even a copy of an actual train schedule from.

-- A frightful collision, entailing a loss of three lives, and the injury of of several others, occurred on the Detroit and Milwaukee Railway, about two miles west of Birmington, yesterday, morning.

In the workforce in Detroit stood at ab By it wasand growing. Over a year period there was a fivefold increase in Detroit’s population - most of that by Detailed map of the north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroads with names and emphasis on the main line.

Incorporated in as the Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway. See items and In the word Chicago was added to the name. LC has a Rand McNally and Company map, measuring 35 x 45 cm., which uses the new name. Post subject: Update from the Detroit Toledo & Milwaukee Roundhouse. Posted: Sun pm.

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Title Map showing the completed lines of the Milwaukee and Saint Paul Railway Company. Summary General map of the north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, and completed railroads in.

6 MILWAUKEE RAILWAY SYSTEM upon the ability to earn. No company can prosper which cannot earn its inter­ est charges, a fair dividend, and a sur­ plus with which to make such additions and improvements to existing lines as are necessary to maintain safety, and to comply with the reasonable demands of.

The neighborhood gets is name because the Detroit, Grand Haven and Milwaukee Railway and the Chicago, Detroit and Canada Grand Trunk railroads joined here.

The tracks are still there, albeit under the Grand Trunk Western Railroad name. These apartments are located just a block from our next structure.

Annual Report of the Milwaukee, Lake Shore and Western Railway Co, Volume 16 Milwaukee, West Shore, and Western Railway Company Full view - Common terms and phrases. The true grit and glory days of one of America's greatest railroads come to dramatic life in this full-scale illustrated history by industry veteran Tom Murray.

Words and pictures carry readers across the vast tracts of land and time traversed by the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific-better known to history as the Milwaukee Road. Ranging from the railroad's late-nineteenth-century. This book goes way beyond your typical railroad book.

This is an outstanding corporate history that happens to be about a railroad that went through a succession of owners and finally gelled under the ownership and guidance of Henry Ford.5/5(4). Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway items from this time period can be very valuable and items of most types that predate will be valuable if they are in good condition.

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The River and Lakeshore City Railway Company began operating Milwaukee's first street railway in The original horse car route operated on Water Street in downtown Milwaukee. The River and Lakeshore City Railway Company was acquired by the Milwaukee City Railway Company inand this original line was dismantled in It was the Detroit, Toledo & Milwaukee Railroad.

This was originally constructed in and ran from Dundee to Allegan. Originally it was known as the Cincinnati, Jackson & Mackinaw Railroad. The line went through numerous small towns as it zig-zagged across southern Michigan.

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Wisconsin & Michigan Railway controls the following companies: Company: Percent of control: Lake Michigan Car Ferry Transportation Company % South Chicago Terminal Railway Company %. - Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railway opens new shops facilities in Altoona to replace buildings that had burned a few years earlier.

(NPS HAER WI, p 4) - The Ahnapee & Western Railway completes construction of 14 miles of track between Casco Junction and Algoma. (RLHSp 6) - Chicago & North Western Railway subsidiary Milwaukee, Lake Shore & Western Railway.

In Milwaukee Road Remembered eminent railway historian Jim Scribbins provides a richly illustrated history of the unique challenges and successes of this storied railroad.

Jim Scribbins has firsthand knowledge of the history and operations of the line, and he is also an excellent writer and photographer. Trains Magazine's September "Map of the Month: Milwaukee Road Growth" maps the expansion of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad, from a mile line linking Milwaukee and Waukesha, Wis.

(respectively, Trains' past and current hometown) into a 10,mile transcontinental system over a scant years. Any map charting this kind of expansion requires interpreting and. History of The Milwaukee Electric Railway & Light Company -- and the East Troy Electric Railroad The East Troy Electric Railroad is the last remnant of The Milwaukee Electric Railway & Light Company's interurban rail system.

In its glory years, TMER&L operated over. Lack of maintenance and a brutal winter soon had half the fleet stone cold dead.

The company was out of cash and a long, cold winter loomed ahead. On Decem, the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railway filed for reorganization with the Federal Bankruptcy Court in Chicago IL.

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Even More News. The Milwaukee Light, Heat & Traction Company (MLH&T Co.) was incorporated on Decemto build and operate interurban lines as a subsidiary of the Milwaukee Electric Railway & Light Company. This company held title to the traction, lighting and heating properties situated outside of.

Inthe D&M went into receivership and was purchased by the Great Western Railroad, who reorganized it as the Detroit, Grand Haven and Milwaukee. Inthe Grand Trunk Railway of Canada gained control of the Great Western. On November 1 st, the DGH&M was merged into the Grand Trunk Western, a subsidiary of the Canadian National.

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Paul Railway—later the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific ("The Milwaukee Road") opened a line to Chicago and the. Differences between the Milwaukee Road's two electrified divisions Posted by Rails West on Friday, Decem AM As most here know, the Milwaukee Road had two electrified divisions on its western mainline: a mile division in the Rocky Mountains, and a mile portion on its Coast Division.

This photograph shows the Detroit, Toledo & Milwaukee Roundhouse in its original location in Marshall, Michigan. The roundhouse's crew is posed in front of the building. Steam locomotives required constant maintenance from an army of skilled and unskilled workers.

The Illinois, Iowa & Minnesota Railway was created in and built a line north from a connection with the Milwaukee Road at Delmar that ended at East Joliet. Ina second line was built from Aurora to Rockford.

The construction of this line sparked a protest among residents in Rockford because of increased railroad tariffs imposed to. MINNEAPOLIS — Milwaukee Road No. will steam again this spring, pulling a mile round trip over BNSF Railway from Minneapolis to Duluth, Minn., on June 4 and 5.

The Minneapolis-based nonprofit Friends of the owns the locomotive. The Milwaukee Electric Railway & Transit Historical Society, Inc. (TMER&THS) is a non-profit, State chartered, educational organization founded in Our goal is to preserve the memories and artifacts of electric railway history in Milwaukee and around the world.

Steam locomotives required constant maintenance from an army of skilled and unskilled workers, and the roundhouse is where that work took place. This roundhouse was built in in Marshall, Michigan, for the Detroit, Toledo & Milwaukee Railroad.

Today it services the locomotives and equipment of Greenfield Village's Weiser Railroad. The Chicago and Milwaukee Railway was a predecessor of the Chicago and North Western Railway (C&NW) in the U.S. states of Illinois and Wisconsin. The Illinois portion was chartered on Febru as the Illinois Parallel Railroad.

Its charter permitted construction of a mile rail line northward from Chicago through Waukegan, Illinois to Wisconsin paralleling Lake Michigan at a. Ransome Concrete Machinery Company (Collection ) was headquartered in Dunellen,New Jersey.

It claimed to pdf built the world’s first concrete mixer inand that its first mixer to have been used in building construction was produced in and saw use. This provided that the Detroit City Railway was 'exclusively authorized to construct download pdf operate railways as herein provided, on and through [certain specified streets], and through such other streets and avenues in said city as may from time to time be fixed and determined by vote of the common council of the said city of Detroit and assented.The Milwaukee was caught between the lines owned ebook by James Hill of the Great Northern or Ebook Harriman of the Union Pacific.

The Milwaukee feared for its long-term independence, despite being, unusually at that time, in sound financial condition. In the Milwaukee decided to try and ensure its continued competi.