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Imperial Railway Company of Ethiopia
also called Addis Ababa - Djibouti Railway and has 2 more synonyms

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  1. a semi-private firm founded in 1894 to build and operate a railway across eastern Ethiopia from Addis Ababa to the port of Djibouti in what was at the time French Somaliland

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  2. The gauge of the line is

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  3. often referred to by its French name Compagnie Impériale des Chemins de Fer Éthiopiens

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  4. The firm failed in 1906 when political discord halted construction, and it failed to obtain any new capital

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  5. The portion it had completed ran from Djibouti to the middle of the Ethiopian desert

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