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Northwestern Virginia Railroad


The Virginia legislature approved the charter for railroad to run from the B&O mainline to Parkersburg

Other events that happened on or around 1851


The B&O leased the Northwestern Virginia Railroad

Other events that happened on or around 1856

May 01, 1857

The Northwestern Virginia Railroad began operation

Jan 01, 1865

The Northwestern Virginia Railroad became known as the Parkersburg Branch

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