Bahia and San Francisco Railway Company Records

Scope and Content

Liquidation papers of the Bahia and San Francisco Railway Company, 1901.

Administrative / Biographical History

The first surveys of the Bahia and San Francisco railway in Brazil were made by Charles Vignoles in 1854. Works were not commenced until the year 1857, and were completed in 1861. Vignoles was the Engineer-in-Chief.

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