Baltimore & Ohio lines to extend to Galveston, TX

[Trade Journal]

Publication: The Electrician & Electrical Engineer

New York, NY, United States
vol. 3, p. 173-174, col. 1


ELECTRICAL NEWS AND NOTES.


THE TELEGRAPH.

 

The Baltimore & Ohio Telegraph Co. has placed a cable across the Mississippi river from Bird's Point to Cairo. It is 635 feet long, weighs 10 1/2 tons, and contains eight wires. The Baltimore & Ohio wires will be ready for work from Cairo north by the last of the month. They are to extend down the Texas & St. Louis Railroad to New Orleans and Galveston

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Keywords:Baltimore and Ohio Telegraph Company
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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:January 17, 2011 by: Bob Stahr;