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The West Virginia & Pittsburg Railway

A Western Maryland Predecessor

by Alan Clarke

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Published by TLC Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads - History,
  • Transportation / Railroads / General,
  • Transportation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8685127M
    ISBN 101883089875
    ISBN 109781883089870
    OCLC/WorldCa54060753

    West Virginia Central and Pittsburg Railway Company Record book, Land department: lists land in Davis and Thomas, and in Tucker County, Grant County, Mineral County, and Preston County, ; Allegany County and Garrett County, Maryland.


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Free shipping for many products!5/5(1). The West Virginia Central and Pittsburg Railway (WVC&P) was a railroad in West Virginia and Maryland operating in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

It had main lines radiating from Elkins, West Virginia in four principal directions: north to Cumberland, Maryland; west to Belington, WV; south to Huttonsville, WV; and east to Durbin, WV. The West Virginia Central & Pittsburg [sic] Railway evolved from a charter issued by the West Virginia legislature in under the name of the Potomac & Piedmont Coal & Railroad Company.

The WVC &P culminated from Henry Gassaway Davis’s ambition to develop for the world market the vast coal and timber resources in the Potomac headwaters region and the western slopes and valleys of the. The Pittsburgh and West Virginia Railway (reporting mark PWV) was a railroad in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Wheeling, West Virginia, areas.

Originally built as the Wabash Pittsburgh Terminal Railway, a Pittsburgh extension of George J. Gould 's Wabash Railroad, the venture entered receivership in and the line was cut : Connellsville, Pennsylvania to Pittsburgh. The Pittsburgh and West Virginia Railway (reporting mark PWV) was a railroad in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Wheeling, West Virginia areas.

Originally built as the Wabash Pittsburgh Terminal Railway, a Pittsburgh extension of George J. Gould's Wabash Railroad, the venture entered receivership in and the line was cut loose.

The Monongahela Railway (MGA) was incorporated for a singular purpose, to transport coal out of the rich northern Appalachian seams situated in West Virginia and southwestern Pennsylvania. It was formed as a joint operation of the Pennsylvania Railroad and New York Central-controlled Pittsburgh & Lake Erie to move black diamonds to steel.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations (some color), maps ; 29 cm: Other Titles: Pittsburgh and West Virginia. Pittsburgh and West Virginia RR and Union RR - CTC signal Rulebook,Stations - The model railroad of Tom Wilson featuring the Pittsburgh and West Virginia and the Union Railroad.

Many pictures to the prototype are included. Sold at foreclosure; no property in West Virginia Pittsburg and Steubenville Railroad: PRR: Pan Handle Railway: Pittsburgh and West Virginia Railroad: Still exists as a lessor of the Wheeling and Lake Erie Railway: Pittsburgh and West Virginia Railway: P&WV P&WV Pittsburgh and West Virginia Railroad.

West Virginia Central and Pittsburg Railway Memorabilia Value Guide. The West Virginia Central and Pittsburg Railway started operations in and stopped service in for a total period of operations of 24 years. After the Civil War railroads exploded in the US with hundreds of lines starting service all over the country.

The Pittsburgh, Virginia and Charleston Railway was a predecessor of the Pennsylvania Railroad in the U.S. state ofwhen it was merged into the Pennsylvania, it owned a main line along the left (west) side of the Monongahela River, to Pittsburgh's South Side from West es connected to the South-West Pennsylvania Railway in Uniontown via Locale: Pittsburgh.

The West Virginia Central's terminal is found at Belington. Built on the site of the old yard, the WVC erected a single stall engine house here in the fall of The company's locomotives and passenger equipment can also be found there, after hours and during the excursion off season. The Pittsburgh and West Virginia Railway was a railroad in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Wheeling, West Virginia ally built as the Wabash Pittsburgh Terminal Railway, a.

According to William Warden's book, "West Virginia Logging Railroads," the project was launched by the West Virginia Spruce Lumber Company (a division of West Virginia Pulp & Paper) when it purchasedacres of property near Cass to tap the area's rich timber tracts. It could not begin rail operations until the Chesapeake & Ohio's.

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Review this item. Add to Wish List. Email a friend. Used Book. The P&P was then renamed the West Virginia Central & Pittsburg Railway (WVC&P), and a new charter was formed to state that the line would connect to virgin timber and coal in the Potomac headwaters and the western slopes and valleys of the Allegheny Mountains in West Virginia.

On OctoAndy, Charlie & Bob Dengler were pleased to attend an operating session at Roy Ward's West Virginia Central & Pittsburg Railway in Ruffsdale, PA.

We joined regulars Bob Prehoda, Keith Barton, George & Roy to operate this very detailed 24' x 24' layout in Roy's basement, utilizing MRC DCC. The West Virginia Central & Pittsburg Railway was chartered under the name of the Potomac & Piedmont Coal & Railroad Company Other events that happened on or around There were churches in West Virginia.

Map showing the projected route of the Potomac and Ohio Railway. Middle Atlantic area showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, coal in West Virginia and the railroads with emphasis on the main line.

Incorporated by the West Virginia legislature, The Pittsburgh and West Virginia Railroad acquired the West Side Belt Railroad in Decemberand in February the Belt Railroad was extended to Connellsville PA, re-establishing the route once used by George Gould to connect to the Western Maryland Railway.

The leased properties consist of a railroad line miles in length, extending from Connellsville, Washington, and Allegheny Counties in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Brooke County in the State of West Virginia, and Jefferson and Harrison Counties in the State of Ohio, to Pittsburgh Junction, Harrison County, State of Ohio.

– West Virginia Logging. The exhibit focused on the turn of the century logging boom in West Virginia and the railroads that powered it.

The Virginian Railway: The Best Coal Railroad Money Could Buy. The exhibit is “The Virginian Railway: The Best Coal Railroad Money Could Buy.”.

4 Epic Train Rides In West Virginia That Will Give You An Unforgettable Experience. At one time, trains played a major role in daily life in West Virginia. Today you have the opportunity to board a train and ride across some of West Virginia’s most beautiful : Tammy Marie Rose.This article is within the scope of WikiProject Trains, an attempt to build a comprehensive and detailed guide to rail transport on Wikipedia.

If you would like to participate, you can visit the project page, where you can join the project and/or contribute to the discussion. See also: WikiProject Trains to do list Start This article has been rated as Start-Class on the project's quality scale.Development. The Pittsburgh & West Virginia Railway Company was incorporated in November The evolution of the physical development of the railroad took place in three major parts over a period of years.

The Goulds, Jay and his son George, bought control of the Wheeling & Lake Erie Railroad, bringing the line to within 60 miles of Pittsburgh.