Railroad: Menominee Electric Light, Railway and Power Company (E)


BuiltMenominee Electric Light Ry and Power Co.Menominee & Marinette Light & Traction Co.


Acquired: 1892 - Menominee Electric Railway & Power Company.

Merged: 1903 - into Menominee & Marinette Light & Traction Company.

Reference: [MRRC]


Construction of Menominee electric lines began in 1890. along with a similar company in Marinette, WI, they served the area interchanging passengers in the middle of the interstate bridge. Both railroads were owned by their respective electric power companies. In 1903, these parent companies combined and so did the railroads.