Defunct railroads of New England

NameMarkSystem[nb 1]FromToSuccessorNotes
Boston, Hartford and Erie Railroad NH18651874New York and New England Railroad
Boston and Providence Railroad NH18531972Penn Central Transportation Company
Boston and Providence Railroad and Transportation Company NH18341853Boston and Providence Railroad
Consolidated Rail CorporationCR 19761982Providence and Worcester Railroad
Fall River, Warren and Providence Railroad NH18621892Old Colony Railroad
Hartford, Providence and Fishkill Railroad NH18491879New York and New England Railroad
Moshassuck Valley RailroadMOV 18741981Providence and Worcester Railroad
Narragansett Pier RailroadNAPNH18681981N/A
New England Railroad NH18951908New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad
New York and Boston Railroad NH18531865Boston, Hartford and Erie Railroad
New York and New England Railroad NH18731895New England Railroad
New York, New Haven and Hartford RailroadNHNH18931969Penn Central Transportation Company
New York, Providence and Boston Railroad NH18321893New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad
New York, Providence and Boston and Old Colony Railroad Terminal Company NH18911904Providence Terminal Company
Newport and Fall River Railroad NH18461863Old Colony and Newport Railway
Newport and Wickford Railroad and Steamboat Company NH18701909New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad
Old Colony Railroad NH18721947New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad
Old Colony and Newport Railway NH18631872Old Colony Railroad
Pawtuxet Valley Railroad NH18681907New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad
Penn Central Transportation CompanyPC 19691976Consolidated Rail Corporation
Pontiac Branch Railroad NH18751885New York, Providence and Boston Railroad
Providence and Bristol Railroad NH18501852Providence, Warren and Bristol Railroad
Providence and Plainfield Railroad NH18461851Hartford, Providence and Fishkill Railroad
Providence and Springfield Railroad NH18721905New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad
Providence Terminal Company NH19041906New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad
Providence, Warren and Bristol Railroad NH18521947New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad
Rhode Island Company NH19021919United Electric RailwaysPrimary an electric railway company; leased the Narragansett Pier Railroad from 1911 to 1918
Rhode Island Central Railroad NH18791880New York, Providence and Boston Railroad
Rhode Island and Massachusetts Railroad NH18721907New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad
Rhode Island Mining Railroad NH18651872Rhode Island and Massachusetts Railroad
Seekonk Branch Railroad NH18361839Boston and Providence RailroadWas located in what was part of Massachusetts before the boundary was moved in 1862
Warren and Fall River Railroad NH18561862Fall River, Warren and Providence Railroad
Warwick Railroad NH18731880New York, Providence and Boston Railroad
Warwick RailwayWRWK 19491984Providence and Worcester RailroadElectric until 1952
Wickford Railroad NH18641870Newport and Wickford Railroad and Steamboat Company
Wood River Branch Railroad NH18721947N/A
Woonasquatucket Railroad NH18571872Providence and Springfield Railroad
Woonsocket and Pascoag Railroad NH18871907New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad
Woonsocket Union Railroad NH18501853New York and Boston Railroad