Maps Map showing the Norfolk & Western Railroad and its connections.

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Title
Map showing the Norfolk & Western Railroad and its connections.
Summary
Map of the eastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, distance by 100-mile concentric circles centered on Roanoke, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. This line became one of the world's greatest coal carriers. It began as the City Point Rail Road from Petersburg to City Point, a distance of 9 miles. It was consolidated in 1870 as the Atlantic, Mississippi, and Ohio Railroad. See entry 491. It was sold in 1881 under the above name. In 1896 it was reorganized as the Norfolk and Western Railway Company.
Contributor Names
G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
Norfolk and Western Railroad Company.
Created / Published
New York, 1887.
Subject Headings
-  Norfolk and Western Railroad Company--Maps
-  Railroads--United States--Maps
-  United States
Notes
-  15705 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Scale ca. 1:3,800,000.
-  LC Railroad maps, 492
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
col. map 53 x 67 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3701.P3 1887 .G15
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3701p.rr004920
Library of Congress Control Number
98688740
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/98688740
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=98688740&searchType=1&recCount=10
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G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co, and Norfolk And Western Railroad Company. Map showing the Norfolk & Western Railroad and its connections. New York, 1887. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688740/. (Accessed December 05, 2016.)

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G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co & Norfolk And Western Railroad Company. (1887) Map showing the Norfolk & Western Railroad and its connections. New York. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688740/.

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G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co, and Norfolk And Western Railroad Company. Map showing the Norfolk & Western Railroad and its connections. New York, 1887. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/98688740/>.