Format Maps
Contributors Walling, Henry Francis
Dates 1860
Location New England
United States
Language English
Subjects Maps
New England
Railroads
Shore Line Railroad
United States
Title
Map of the Shore Line Rail Road route between New York and Boston, showing its rail road and steamboat connection with New York, New Haven, New London, Stonington, Providence, Newport, and Boston.
Contributor Names
Walling, Henry Francis, 1825-1888.
Created / Published
N[ew] Y[ork], 1860.
Subject Headings
-  Shore Line Railroad
-  Railroads--Maps.--New England
-  United States--New England
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:420,000.
-  "The Shore Line possesses the advantages over the interior lines to Boston of being free from dust with cool and pleasant sea breezes in summer, from the water, which it skirts all the way from New York to Providence, being equally certain in its connections and its time of arrival. For passengers to Newport, Providence, New Bedford, Taunton and places on the Cape it is a direct reliable route of much shorter time than any other. Passengers leaving New York at 8 AM. arrive at Boston about 6 PM."
-  LC Railroad maps, 561
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Detailed map of lower New England states and part of New York indicating drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, township lines, and the railroad network.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
col. map 73 x 91 cm.
Call Number
G3721.P3 1860 .W3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3721p rr005610 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3721p.rr005610
Library of Congress Catalog Number
98688804
http://lccn.loc.gov/98688804


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