North Carolina Railroads - Bonlee & Western Railway

Acronym

Year Chartered or Incorporated

Year Line Operational

Year Service Ended

Original Starting Point

Original Ending Point

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1908

1910

1932*

Bonlee, NC

Bennett, NC
* 1932 - Line abandoned on April 26th.
+ 1908 - Company organized via Articles of Incorporation dated October 12, 1908.

From the Twelfth Annual Report of the North Carolina Corporation Commission, dated December 31, 1910, with a Compilation of Railroad Returns for the Year Ending June 30, 1910:

President ....................................................... John H. Dunlap ............................ Bonlee, NC
General Manager or Superintendent ............... John H. Dunlap ............................ Bonlee, NC
Secretary & Treasurer ................................... L.H. Dunlap ................................. Bonlee, NC
Traffic Manager ............................................. L.H. Dunlap ................................. Bonlee, NC

Property Operated - Bonlee, NC to Bennett, NC .................................................. 11 miles

Capital Stock ........................................................................................................ $45,600.00
Cost of Road ........................................................................................................ $40,646.40
Cost of Equipment .................................................................................................. $4,953.60

Employees .............................................................................................................. 11

Towns on Route:

Bonlee

Wells

Bennett

The Thirteenth Annual Report of the North Carolina Commission for the Year Ending December 31, 1911, with Compilations from Railroad Returns for the Year Ending June 30, 1911, includes the route of the Bonlee & Western Railway:

Towns on Route (11 miles):
Bonlee
Wells
Bennett



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