NP, NOBC 1/6/1862

From the New Orleans Commercial Bulletin
January 6, 1862
The Baton Rouge, Grosse Tete & Opelousas Railroad
   The official report of the President of this company, says, the road is now completed near thirty miles and will tap the Atchafalaya river, a distance of forty miles in less than four months. The assets of the road (not inclusive of the cost of track) is $274,691.89. Liabilities $95,856.05.