The street railway review (1891) (14760985592)
“Electric Railwais in Iowa” (original title) Identifier: streetrailwayrev14amer ( find matches) Title: The street railway review Year: 1891 ( 1890s) Authors: American Street Railway Association Street Railway Accountants' Association of America American Railway, Mechanical, and Electrical Association Subjects: Street-railroads Publisher: Chicago : Street Railway Review Pub. Co Contributing Library: Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Digitizing Sponsor: Lyrasis Members and Sloan Foundation View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Images: All Images From Book Click here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book. Text Appearing Before Image: <)03, and eventually thetwo cninpanies will be consolidated. Ticket Frauds in Washington. The .MarlUiro & WcMlwro (Mass.) St reel Railway Co, and thel!ler Consolidated Street Railway Co. .Some twelve men, former employes of the Wasliinglcin Railway& l^lectric Co., are under indictment for embezzlement and await-ing tri;il on that charge. They are accused of defrauding the com-pany by reselling nncaiu-eled tickets; after collecting thesr on thecars they would not be registered or punched, bnl lunieil over toconfederates and sold at the rate of 3O for one clull.ir. Tin- wmkof securing proof that woidd justify the prosecution of the siis-lieeted parties was dime by tin- IriiiMniii(; Oeteetive .Ageiu). •J4H STKKKT kAII.W \^• K;-\ irw IV..L Xl\, Nil 4 Text Appearing After Image: Aid. jo, iy04.) STREET RAILWAY REVIEW. 247 Electric Railways in Iowa. We reproduce on another page in this issue a new map showingthe electric railway lines in Iowa. This map was compiled bythe .-Xmold Electric Power Station Co., of Chicago, 111. It showsthe intcnirban lines in operation, under construction and proposed,and the city systems arc also indicated. .\UlKiiigh hut 89 milesof intcrurban lines have been constructed and arc now operatedin Iowa, outside of the system at Council Bluffs, it is stated tliatfully l.ooo miles have been projected, much of which will be builtthis year. The principal interurban lines now in operation and the valueof each are given as follows: Cedar Rapids & Marion City Ry..IJ.6 miles long, valued at $47,000; Des Moines-Colfax InterurbanRy.. 2341 niiles long, valued at $58,500; Mason City & Clear LakeRy.. 14.62 miles long, valued at $13,200: Tama & Toledo ElectricRy., 2,75 miles long, valued at $5,000; Waterloo-Cedar Falls RapidTransit Ry.. Note About Images Please note that these images are extracted from scanned page images that may have been digitally enhanced for readability - coloration and appearance of these illustrations may not perfectly resemble the original work.