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Northern Central Railway 1882 Pass

Currency:USD Category:Western Americana / Collectibles - Railroad Start Price:20.00 USD Estimated At:40.00 - 60.00 USD
Northern Central Railway 1882 Pass
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This pass has a lot going for it. Very early number 29. It is in excellent condition except for a light brown stain in the upper right. It is fairly early. The printing looks like typing! It is issued to 'G. H. Moorehouse / Route Agent Adams Express.' The printing looks like typing! Very early number 29. Moorehouse entered the employ of Adams Express in 1856 at the age of 12. He left that employ in 1920 at the age of 75! He is credited with establishing the first express office in Puerto Rico. [Altoona Tribune] The NCR was completed in 1858. The line came under the control of the Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR) in 1861, when the PRR acquired a controlling interest in the Northern Central's stock to compete with the rival Baltimore and Ohio Railroad. For eleven decades the Northern Central operated as a subsidiary of the PRR Date: Location: Pennsylvania HWAC # 53577