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Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway


1871

The Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway was incorporated

Other events that happened on or around 1871

1891

The Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway was completed to Martin's Ferry Ohio

Other events that happened on or around 1891

1947

The Nickel Plate Railroad purchased a majority of the Wheeling & Lake Erie

Other events that happened on or around 1947

1964

The N&W acquired the Nickel Plate in a merger that included the Wabash Railroad, the Wheeling & Lake Erie, the Akron, Canton & Youngstown and the Pittsburgh & West Virginia

Other events that happened on or around 1964


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