North Carolina Railroads - Northampton & Hertford Railroad / Railway

Acronym

Year Chartered or Incorporated

Year Line Operational

Year Service Ended

Original Starting Point

Original Ending Point

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1894

1894

1917*

Gumberry, NC

Jackson, NC
* 1917 - Acquired by the Carolina & Northeastern Railroad.
+ 1908 - In receivership. 1909, re-organized as the Northampton & Hertford Railway on February 18, 1909 under the laws of North Carolina.
+ 1894 - Acquired the Gumberry & Jackson Railroad.
Formerly the Gumberry & Jackson Railroad and Lumber Company. Sold to and name changed to the Northampton & Hertford Railroad Company.

The rails of this road belong to the Seaboard & Roanoke Railroad Company.

Towns on Route:

Gumberry

Jackson

The Sixth Annual Report of the North Carolina Corporation Commission for the Year Ending December 31, 1904, with Compilations from Railroad Returns for the Year Ending June 30, 1904, includes the route of the Northampton & Hertford Railroad, including mileage:

Stations in Order (9 miles):

Gumberry
Momfield
Jackson

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 Northampton & Hertford Railroad:

Towns on Route (9 miles):
Gumberry
Mofield
Jackson



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