Railroad: Chicago and Northeastern Railroad Company


BuiltChicago and Northeastern Railroad → Chicago & Grand Trunk railroad

Built: 1877 from Flint to Lansing

Operated for 3 years.

Became: Chicago & Grand Trunk in 1880

Reference: [MRRC]


Notes

This was essentially a construction railroad for the Grand Trunk Western, closing their main line from Port Huron west to Chicago.


Time Line

 

Railroad: Chicago and Northeastern Railroad Company


BuiltChicago and Northeastern Railroad → Chicago & Grand Trunk railroad

Built: 1877 from Flint to Lansing

Operated for 3 years.

Became: Chicago & Grand Trunk in 1880

Reference: [MRRC]


Notes

This was essentially a construction railroad for the Grand Trunk Western, closing their main line from Port Huron west to Chicago.


Time Line

 

Bibliography

The following sources are utilized in this website. [SOURCE-YEAR-MMDD-PG]:

  • [AAB| = All Aboard!, by Willis Dunbar, Eerdmans Publishing, Grand Rapids ©1969.
  • [AAN] = Alpena Argus newspaper.
  • [AARQJ] = American Association of Railroads Quiz Jr. pamphlet. © 1956
  • [AATHA] = Ann Arbor Railroad Technical and Historical Association newsletter "The Double A"
  • [AB] = Information provided at Michigan History Conference from Andrew Bailey, Port Huron, MI

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