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Extortion by railroad companies : Amending act in relation to.

Chap. 415. An act to amend section one of chapter one hundred and eighty-five of the Laws of eighteen hundred and fifty-seven, entitled “ An act to prevent ex. tortion by railroad companies.”

Fulton and Oswego Falls Street Railway Company: Legalizing acts of.

Chap. 154. An act to legalize the acts of the Fulton and Oswego Falls Street
Railway Company.

General Railroad Act: Amending so as to allow railroad companies, by a two

thirds vote of directors, to alter or change its route or termini. Chap.-634. An act to amend chapter one hundred and forty of the Laws of eighteen hundred and fifty, entitled “An act to authorize the formation of rail. road corporations and to regulate the same.”

Johnstown and Gloversville Railroad Company: Regulating charges for carrying

passengers, and authorizing town of Johnstown to issue town bonds. Chap. 599. An act further to amend chapter seventeen of the Laws of eighteen hundred and sixty-seven, entitled “ An act to authorize the town of Johnstown in the county of Fulton to issue town bonds and loan the same to the Fonda, Johnstown and Gloversville Railroad Company and to regulate the rate of charges for carrying passengers upon said road," as amended by chapter four hundred and twelve of the Laws of eighteen hundred and seventy-three.

Kanona and Prattsburgh Railroad Company: Regulating weight of rails and com

pensation per mile per passenger. Chap. 607. An act to permit the Kanona and Prattsburgh Railroad Company to use rails of forty pounds weight to the lineal yard in the construction of their road, and to allow such railroad company to charge five cents per mile for each passenger and his ordinary baggage over said road.

New York Arcade Railway Company: Regulating construction of.

Chap. 312. An act to extend and supplement the rights, powers and duties of the New York Arcade Railway Company, and to regulate the construction of its railway.

Niagara Falls and Whirlpool Railway Company: To collect fare for transportation

of passengers. Chap. 455. An act to authorize the Niagara Falls and Whirlpool' Railway Com. pany to charge and collect rates of fare for passengers upon its road.

Northern Adirondack Railroad Company: Fixing rate of fare.

Chap. 234. An act to fix the rate of fare for passengers to be charged or taken over the tracks of the Northern Adirondack Railroad Company and its extension.

Prospect Park and Coney Island Railroad Company: Authorizing said road to sell

all horse car franchises and property in city of Brooklyn. Chap. 282. An act to authorize The Prospect Park and Coney Island Railroad Company to sell, and the Atlantic Avenue Railroad Company of Brookłyn to pur chase, all the horse car railroad franchises and property in the city of Brooklyn belonging to the said The Prospect Park and Coney Island Railroad Company.

Railroads : Bodies of persons dying of contagious or infectious diseases, in transit

over railroads or upon passenger steamboats, to be inclosed in hermetically
sealed caskets of metal.
Chap. 329. An act to prevent the spread of contagious and infectious diseases.


Railroad Commissioners, Board of. Power to issue subpænas and to limit the

number of clerks thereof. Chap. 509. An act to amend chapter four hundred and forty-one of the Laws of eighteen hundred and eighty-four, entitled " An act to define the duties of certain officers of the Board of Railroad Commissioners, and to regulate the power of issuing subpænas, and to limit the number of clerks thereof.

Railroad Commissioners (town) to issue bonds in place of bonds lost or destroyed.

Chap. 278. An act to authorize railroad commissioners to issue town bonds in place of bonds lost or destroyed.

Railroad companies. To relieve certain, from operating road during winter sea.


Chap. 605 An act to relieve certain railroad companies from the obligation of operating their road under certain conditions during the winter season.

Railroad corporations, formation of: Amending law in relation to.

Chap. 601. An act to amend chapter one hundred and forty of the Laws of eighteen hundred and fifty, entitled “ An act to authorize the formation of rail. road corporations, and to regulate the same."

Railroads (street). Amending law relative to compensation for right to construct,

maintain and operate. Chap 642. An act to amend chapter sixty-five of the Laws of eighteen hundred and eighty-six, entitled " An act to secure adequate compensation for the right to construct, maintain, use, ope te or extend street railroads in cities and vil. lages."

Railroads (street): Compensation for right to construct, maintain and operate.

Chap. 65. An act to secure adequate compensation for the right to construct, maintain, use, operate or extend street railroads in cities and villages.

Railways (steam): Amending act of 1875, providing for construction and opera

tion of. Chap. 551. An act to amend chapter three hundred and ninety-three of the Laws of eighteen hundred and eighty-two, entitled “An act to amend chapter sis hundred and six of the Laws of eighteen hundred and seventy-five, entitled 'An act further to provide for the construction and operation of a steam railway or railways in counties of the State

Railways (street): Relative to companies whose charters have been annulled.

Chap. 271. An act in relation to the consents of property owners, order of the general term confirming reports of commissioners and the consents of the local authorities heretofore given to the construction and operation of street surface railroads, by companies which have been dissolved or annulled, or whose charter may have been repealed by legislative enactment.

Rochester and State Line Railway: Authorizing certain towns in counties of Gen

esee, Monroe and Wyoming to release claim to stock. Chap. 14. An act to authorize the towns of Wheatland, in Monroe county, Le Roy and Pavilion, in Genesee county, and Covington, Middlebury. Warsaw, Gainesville and Eagle, in Wyoming county, or the assignees of any of said towns. to release the claim of the said several towns to stock of the Rochester and State Line Railway Company, and any claim against Henry A. Taylor, Isaac S. Water man and Thomas Leighton, their heirs and personal representatives therefor

Silver Lake Railway Company: Authorizing board of directors to sell and convey

its roadway and real and personal estate. Chap. 264. An act to amend chapter two hundred and thirty-six of the Laws of eighteen hundred and eighty-four, entitled “An act to authorize and empower the directors of the Silver Lake Railway Company to sell and convey its roadway and other real and personal estate.

South Cairo and East Durham railroad: Extending time for construction,

thap. 3. An act to extend the time for commencing, building and constructing the South Cairo and East Durham railroad.

State taxes To be recovered from delinquent associations, etc.

Chap. 266. An act to provide for the more certain recovery of State taxes from delinquent associations, corporations and joint-stock companies.

Street surface and elevated roads. Regulating hours of labor on

Chap. 151. An act to regulate the hours of labor on the street surface and ele. Fated railroads chartered by the State in cities of over five hundred thousand in. habitants

Utica and Mohawk Railroad Company: For relief.
Chap. 104. An act for the relief of the Utica and Mohawk Railroad Company.

Wallkill: Appointment of railroad commissioner.

Chap. 453. An act authorizing the appointment of a railroad commissioner for the town of Wallkill in the county of Orange.


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When Name of Road. formed.

Name of Road. formed. Addison and Northern Pennsylvania... 1882 Auburn and Owasco Lake..

1880 Addison, Osceola and Cowanesque Val- Auburn and Port Byron

1869 ley. 1878 Auburn and Rochester..

1836 Adirondack 1889 Auburn and Syracuse..

1884 Adirondack. 1863 Auburn and Willow Brook..

1872 Adirondack Estate Railroad Company.. 1860 Aurora and Buffalo...

1832 Adirondack Railway. 1882 Avenue C...

1869 Albany ..

1861 Avon, Geneseo and Mount Morris. 1860 Albany, Bennington and Rutland. 1850 Babylon.

1871 Albany and Boston 1862 Baldwinsville Branch.

1886 Albany and Boston..

1864 Batavia, Albion and Lake Ontario... 1883 Albany and Kenwood. 1863 Batavia, Attica and Salamanca.

1867 Albany and Lackawanna.... 1866 Batavia and Cheektawaga..

1850 Albany and New York, 1866 Bath and Crooked Lake

1831 Albany and Northern. 1851 Bath and Hammondsport.

1872 Albany Kailroad... 1863 Bay Ridge and Sea Shore.

1873 Albany Railway 1863 Bay Ridge and Sea Side..

1871 Albany, Sandlake and Stephentown... 1871 Bay Shore...

1866 Albany and Saratoga . 1852 Belmont and Buffalo

1871 Albany and Saratoga Springs. 1853 Binghamton Central..

1883 Albany and Schenectady..

1847 Binghamton, Dushore and Williams. Albany and Susquehanna.. 1851 port....

1872 Albany and Vermont..

1856 Binghamton and Port Dickinson 1868 Albany, Vermont and Canada. 1859 Binghamton and Susquehanna... 1833 Albany and West Stockbridge

1836 Binghamton and Williamsport.. 1882 Albion and Tonawanda.. 1832 Black River..

1836 Allegany Central.... 1881 Black River Company.

1832 Allegany Central. 1882 Black River and Morristown

1870 Amsterdam, Chuctanunda and Northern 1879 Black River and St. Lawrence

1868 Amsterdam Street.... 1873 Black River and Utica...,

1853 Arcade and Genesee River. 1872 Black River and Woodhull..

1868 Astoria and Hunters Point

1867 Bleecker Street aud Fulton Ferry 1865 Astoria and Hunters Point 1877 | Blossburgh and Corning.,

1854 Atlantic Avenue.... 1872 Boonville and Constableville..

1868 Atlantic and Great Western...... 1859 Boonville and Ontario...

1868 Atlantic and Great Western. 1872 Boonville and Port Ontario

1873 Atlantic and Great Western of New Boonville and Turin...

1866 York..... 1872 Boston and Albany..

1871 Atlantic and Great Western Railroad Boston, Albany and Schenectady...... 1377 Company of New York and Pennsyl. Boston, Hartford and Erie....

1864 vania

1872 Roston, Hartford and Erie Extension.. 1864 Atlantic and Ontario..

1871 Boston, Hartford and Erie Ferry ExteuAttica and Allegheny Valley 1852 sion

1864 Attica and Arcade..

1870 Boston and Henderson Harbor.. Attica and Arcade,..

1880 Boston, Hoosac Tunnel and Albany ... 1873 Attica and Buffalo...

1836 Boston, Hoosac Tunnel and Western... 1877 Attica and Hornellsville..

1845 Boston, Hoosac Tunnel and Western Attica, Lockport and Lake Ontario. 1883 Railway. Attica and Sheldon...

1836 Boston, New York and Chicago. 1874 Auburn and Canal...

1832 Boston, New York and Western 1880 Auburn and Deposit Air Line.. 1871 Boston, Rome and Oswego..

1871 Auburn and Homer Midland..

1872 Boston, Saratoga and Western. 1870 Auburn and Owasco Lake.. 1871 | Boutenberg...


..... 1872

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When Name of Road. formed.

Name of Road. formed. Bowery Bay and Hunters Point. 1852 Brooklyn and Queens County.

1883 Bradford, Eldred and Cuba.. 1881 Brooklyn and Rockaway

1867 Branchport and Penn Yan 1885 Brooklyn and Rockaway Beach.

1864 Breslau and Fire Island..

1872 Brooklyn, Rockaway and Coney Island. 1881 Brewerton and Syracuse. 1836 Brooklyn and Sea Shore....

1871 Bridge Tunnel.. 1886 Brooklyn Steam Transit ..

1869 Brighton (No. 1).. 1580 Brooklyn Steam Transit..

1871 Brighton (No. 2). 1880 Brooklyn Underground.

1881 Brighton Beach and New York, 1880 Brooklyn, Winfield and Newtown...... 1870 Brighton Beach .. 1879 Brooklyn and Winfield Railway

1869 Broadway and Bowery Bay..

1883 Broome and Delancey Street Crosstown 1886 Broadway (of Brooklyn).

1858 Broome, Delancey and Spring Street.. 1885 Broadway (of New York)... 1884 Buffalo and Allegany Valley...

1853 Broadway Central Underground 1880 Buffalo, Aurora and Southeastern... 1882 Broadway, Lexington and Fifth Avenue 1884 Buffalo and Batavia....

1838 Broadway and Rockaway Beach... 1880 Buffalo and Black Rock..

1833 Kroadway and Seventh Avenue 1864 Buffalo, Bradford ‘and Pittsburgh.. 1859 Broadway Surface.....

1884 Buffalo Branch of the Erie Railway 1861 Broadway Underground.

1890 Buffalo, Cayuga Valley and Pine Creek. 1882 Broadway Underground Connecting... 1880 Buffalo, Chau. Lake and Pittsburgh.... 1879 Broadway and Yonkers Patent.... 1866 Buffalo City.

1867 Brook Avenue.... 1885 Buffalo City.

1877 Brooklyn, Bath and Coney Island. 1862 Buffalo, Cleveland and Chicago Railway 1881 Brooklyn, Bath and Coney Island.. 1879 Buffalo and Conhocton Valley

1850 Brooklyn, Bath and West End.... 1886 Buffalo, Corning and New York. 1852 Brooklyn Bridge and South Shore... 1886 Buffalo, Corry and Pittsburgh

1868 Brooklyn, Bushwick and Queens County 1885 Buffalo Creek...

1869 Brooklyn Cable 1883 Buffalo Creek Extension

1874 Brooklyn and Canarsie 1965 Buffalo Creek Transfer..

1881 Brooklyn Central.... 1859 Buffalo Crosstown

1874 Brooklyn Central and Jamaica 1860 Buffalo East Side Street..

1870 Brooklyn City.. 1853 Buffalo and Erie

1832 Brooklyn City Elevated. 1875 | Buffalo and Erie

1867 Brooklyn City Elevated., 1879 | Buffalo Erie Basin

1876 Brooklyn City, Hunters Point and Pros- Buffalo and Geneva

1886 pect Park. 1868 | Buffalo and Great Western

1882 Brooklyn City and Newtown. 1860 Buffalo Harbor....

1883 Brooklyn City and Ridgewood.. 1861 Buffalo and Hinsdale

1846 Brooklyn City and Rockaway. 1862 | Buffalo and International.

1857 Brooklyn and Coney Island.. 1876 Buffalo International Bridge.

1871 Brooklyn and Coney Island Central ... 1877 | Buffalo and Jamestown..

1872 Brooklyn, Coney Island and Rockaway 1878 | Buffalo and Lake Huron...

1858 Brooklyn Crosstown 1872 Buffalo Lehigh..

1881 Brooklyn, E. New York and Rockaway. 1864 Buffalo and Lockport.

1852 Brooklyn Elevated.... 1884 Buffalo and New York..

1851 Brooklyn Elevated and Atlantic Beach. 1879 Buffalo and New York City.

1851 Brooklyn Elevated Railway Construc

uffalo, New York and Erie.

1857 tion Company...

1882 Butfalo, New York and Philadelphia 1871 Brooklyn Elevated Silent Safety 1874 Buffalo and Niagara Falls.

1834 Brooklyn, Flatbush and Coney Island.. 1866 Buffalo Niagara Slip..

1877 Brooklyn, Flatbush and Coney Island.. 1869 Buffalo and Oil Creek Cross Cut... 1865 Brooklyn, Flatbush and Coney Island Buffalo and Pittsburgh

1852 Railway..

1877 Buffalo, Pittsburgh and St. Louis 1852 Brooklyn, Flatbush and Rockaway Buffalo, Pittsburgh and Western.... 1880 Beach

1879 Buffalo, Pittsburgh and Western...... 1881 Brooklyn, Fort Hamilton, Bath and Buffalo and Rochester..

1850 Coney Island....

1836 Buffalo, Rochester and Pittsburgh 1881 Brooklyn, Fort Hamilton and Coney Is. 1867 Buffalo, Rochester and Pittsburgh 1886 Brooklyn, Fort Hamilton and Coney Is. 1881 Buffalo and Southwestern

1878 Brooklyn Heights Cable..

1886 Buffalo and State Line.. Brooklyn and Jamaica... 1832 Buffalo and Springville.

1871 Brooklyn and Jamaica. 1866 Buffalo Street.

1860 Brooklyn and Jersey City Ferry.. 1884 Buffalo, Syracuse and Albany

1875 Brooklyn and Long Island Cable 1884 Buffalo, Tonawanda and Niagara Falls. 1853 Brooklyn and Long Island City.. 1880 Buffalo and Washington..

1863 Brooklyn and Long Island Trunk.. 1883 Buffalo and Williamsville.

1868 Brooklyn and Montauk.... 1880 Buffalo and Williamsville.

1870 Brooklyn, Middle Village and Jamaica. 1866 Buffalo and Williamsville.

1886 Brooklyn, Prospect Park and Flatbush. 1867 Burnet Street Car..

. 1886 Brooklyn, Prospect Park and Jamaica Bushwick.

. 1867 Bay... ... 1869 Cairo......


.. 1849

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