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1888

The Kanawha & Ohio Railway completed a line from Charleston to Point Pleasant

Other events that happened on or around 1888

1900

The Toledo & Ohio Central gained control of the Kanawha & Michigan and the Kanawha & West Virginia Railroad

Other events that happened on or around 1900

1910

The New York Central gained control of the Toledo & Ohio Central

Other events that happened on or around 1910

1916

Six passenger trains a day operated from Charleston to Blakeley on Kellys Creek

Other events that happened on or around 1916

1938

The New York Central merged with the K&M, K&WV and other railroads

Other events that happened on or around 1938

1952

The Toledo & Ohio Central Railroad was merged into the New York Central System

Other events that happened on or around 1952

1968

The New York Central System merged with the Pennsylvania Railroad to create the ill-fated Penn Central

Other events that happened on or around 1968

1976

The Consolidated Rail Corporation (Conrail) was created

Other events that happened on or around 1976

1999

CSX and Norfolk Southern absorbed Conrail

Other events that happened on or around 1999

1999

Conrail was split between the Norfolk Southern and the CSX

Other events that happened on or around 1999


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