closeHello! Click here if you would like to know what Factolex is about.

New York and Harlem Railroad

Start collecting facts
These are the best facts for New York and Harlem Railroad, collected by our users from the web:
(You can find the source through the icon at the end of each fact)
  1. one of the first railroads in the United States, and possibly the first street railway, running north from Lower Manhattan to and beyond Harlem

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on February 14, 2009
  2. now the Metro-North Railroad Harlem Line

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on February 14, 2009
  3. The company was incorporated on April 25, 1831 as the New York and Harlem Railroad Company, to link New York City with suburban Harlem (specifically, the "power to construct a single or double railroad or way from any point on the north bounds of Twe

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on February 14, 2009
  4. The line was later truncated at Grand Central Terminal, with the rest that extended south becoming part of the Fourth Avenue Horse Car Line

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on February 14, 2009
  5. The line became part of the New York Central Railroad system, with trackage rights granted to the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad into Manhattan

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on February 14, 2009
Displaying the top 5 of 8 facts in total. Show all 8 factsShow 3 more or all 8 facts
Do you know more? Submit a new fact

Add a new fact

A fact should only contain one sentence, describing an aspect of the term.

Fact
Example: located on the west coast of the U.S
Source
Tags
optional

Example: geography location -- separate tags with spaces

Add one more fact or give me some inspiration from:

More lexica »Featured Lexica

Look at what our users have created already.

Feedback

Please tell us what you think about our project

Contribute

On Factolex you can add facts and terms that you believe are missing.

To be sure that the term hasn't already been entered, please use the search function before doing so.

Home  |  About  |  FAQ  |  Feedback  |  Tools  |  Stats  |  Contact Us  |  API  |  Blog
Change language to: