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Railroad: Detroit City Railway Company, The


BuiltDetroit City Ry.Detroit Street Ry.

Built: 1863 in Detroit.

Became: DS Ry. in 1890.

Reference: [MRRC]


Acquired the Hamtramck Street Ry. in 1881, the Congress & Baker Street Ry. and Cass Avenue Ry. in 1882. This line was originally horse-powered, then electric.