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**            "Stations of the Bel-Del, Belvidere, Delaware Railroad"            **
*  Original Parent company was the Camden and Amboy RR.
 Incorporated March 1836. The company allowed to build and operate from Trenton New Jersey to Belvidere New Jersey. The route of the rails was up the East back of the Delaware River.
Station information from a book titled
"A Chronology of the Belvidere Delaware Railroad and the communities through which it operates", by Warren F. lee and Catherine T. Lee. a 8 x11 inch book of 390 pages.
Photos of these station in this book are listed in line with the station as Page-#
* Original stations were;
Trenton, Clinton Street.
Trenton, Warren Street. P-286.
Oadwalader.  
Dix Haven.
Wilburtha.
Scudder Falls.
Somerset.
Washington Crossing. P-287.
Titusville. P-286.
Goat Hill.
Lambertville. P-287, 371. is a branch Junction to Flemington.
(Flemington branch stations.) ( Alexauken ) This is spelled correctly.  
Stockton.  P-P-128, 287.         *  (Mt Airy.)
Johnson.                                 * (Bowne.)
Raven Rock. P-288.                  *(Boss road.)
Byram. P-130, 288.                 * (Ringoes.) P-287.
Tumble Falls. P-183.                * (Muirheid.)
Kingwood.                              * (Copper Hill.)
Frenchtown. P-131,288.          * (Flemington.) P-129.
Milford. P-289, 322.
Holland.
Riegelsville.
Pohatcong.
Carpenterville. P-289.
Warren.
Lehigh Junction. P-184.
Phillipsburg. P-290.
Harmony.
Martins Creek. P-290.
Hutchinson.
Roxburg.
Foul Rift.
LHRR Junction.
Belvidere. P-290.
Manunka Chunk. D.L.&.W. Junction.
 
Latter on some stations became flag stop stations only.
Warren, Pohatcong, Johnson, and Goat Hill,  
 
 
  


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A Link to information on the Bel-Del Railroad.
Link:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Belvidere_Delaware_Railroad
 
Second link to Black River and Western railroad info on History of the Bel-Del RR.
Link;
http://www.brwrr.com/Freight/bdrv059.htm
 
third link to a really good photo of a restored Lambertville Station
Link;
http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=439542


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« Reply #2 on: Mar 25th, 2016, 8:51pm »
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Good information Frank. Among other things, I picked up a copy of "Down along the old Bel-Del" at the trains show in Clark a few weeks ago. I've hiked quite a bit of the row along the Delaware over the years. It is great that a number of the stations still exist and are in great shape.

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**  NEFAN. Glade you like it. I fixed the first link in the post above.  
 Now to look for a new book somewhere.
 frank


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