Jackson & Brandon Railroad & Bridge Co.

5' Gauge


Years of Operation: 1850-1852

Predecessor Roads: none

Successor Roads: Southern RR of Mississippi

Miles Operated: 13

Locomotives Owned: 




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History by Tony Howe:

The Jackson & Brandon Railroad & Bridge Co. was chartered on February 5, 1836, and built a railroad from Jackson to Brandon between 1841 and 1849. It became part of the Southern Railroad of Mississippi in 1857.






















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