HISTORY OF THE OLD COLONY RAILROAD: A Complete History of the Old Colony Railroad from 1844 to the Present Time; In two parts: Part I – History of the Old Colony Railroad. Part II – History of the Towns and Cities on the Old Colony Railroad. Also, a review and trade directory of the prominent houses located in the towns and cities on the lines comprising the Old Colony Railroad. Also, a list of steam railroads of the United States and Canada. Illustrated

Boston, MA: Hager and Handy, (c1893). First edition. 8vo. 512 pp. Illustrated from wood engravings, plates; ads for local businesses throughout, endpaper ads. The Old Colony Railroad was a system that served towns and cities of all sizes in southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island, 1845-1893 (when it was incorporated into the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad).Original gilt-stamped plum cloth (a little faded around the edges, spine faded). Very good. Item #66531

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