Wilmington & Manchester

The road was chartered in 1846, construction began in 1849 and was completed in 1853. The road was a vital link in supplying Richmond from the deep South, meeting the Wilmington & Weldon Railroad.
Black's Number 25 (map)
Track 173 miles of 5 foot gauge of unknown type and weight
Locomotives 24; 24 names
Cars 206
Stations 23
Officers Most
Locomotive Usage 1861
Passengers 1861
Freight 1861
Tredegar Purchases All
Produce Deliveries 1863
Blockade Running The Merrimac and the Railroad
Annual Reports
10-1-61 President
10-1-61 Superintendent
10-1-63 President
Significant Documents
NP, WJ 1-1-61
NP, WJ 3-7-61
NA, W&M 6-15-61
NP, WJ 6-29-61
NP, CM 7-1F-61
NP, RD 10-7-61
LVA, TRED 10-10-61
NP, WJ 10-15-61
NP, WJ 10-17-61
NP, RD 10-22-61
LVA, TRED 10-25-61
LVA, TRED 10-28-61
LVA, TRED 10-29-61
LVA, TRED 10-31-61
NP, WJ 11-1-61
LVA, TRED 11-4A-61
NP, RSTD 11-6A-61
NP, WJ 11-8-61
NP, WJ 11-11B-61
NP, WJ 11-11C-61
LVA, TRED 11-14A-61
LVA, TRED 11-15-61
NP, WJ 11-20-61
NP, WJ 11-21-61
NP, WJ 11-21A-61
NP, WJ 11-22-61
NP, WJ 12-10A-61
NP, WJ 12-13-61
NA, QM 12-23-61
NP, CM 1-1C-62
NP, WJ 1-4-62
NP, RD 2-18-62
NP, WJ 4-25-62
NP, WJ 7-14A-62
NP, RD 7-16A-62
NP, WJ 9-29-62
NP, WJ 10-2-62
NA, AIW 10-25-62
NP, RR 11-12A-62
NP, RSTD 11-12E-62
NP, WJ 11-13A-62
NP, WJ 11-17A-62
NP, CU 11-18-62
NP, WJ 11-18-62
NP, WJ 11-21B-62
NP, WJ 11-26-62
NP, WJ 11-27A-62
NP, WJ 11-27B-62
B7, W&M 11-28-62
NP, RD 11-28-62
NP, WJ 11-28A-62
NP, RD 11-29-62
NP, RSTD 12-3-62
B7, W&M 12-6-62
NP, WJ 12-11-62
NP, WJ 12-13-62
NA, SC 12-31-62
NA, RRB 1-2A-63
OR Series 1, Vol. 18, Page 813A
OR Series 1, Vol. 14, Page 742
NA, SWR 1-6-63
NA, SWR 1-7-63
NA, W&M 1-7-63
NA, SWR 1-8-63
NP, WJ 1-19A-63
NP, WJ 1-24-63
NP, WJ 2-4-63
NP, ASCY 2-8A-63
OR Series 1, Vol. 14, Page 774
NP, WJ 2-19-63
NP, WJ 2-25-63
NP, WJ 2-26-63
NA, W&M 3-21-63
NP, WJ 3-30-63
NP, WJ 4-10-63
NP, WJ 4-14-63
OR Series 4, Vol. 2, Page 483
OR Series 4, Vol. 2, Page 487
NP, CM 4-18-63
NP, WJ 5-8-63
NP, WJ 5-13-63
NP, WJ 5-15-63
NA, AG 5-27-63
NP, RD 5-28-63
NA, QM 7-21-63
NA, QM 7-21A-63
NP, WJ 7-28-63
NP, WJ 8-19-63
NP, WJ 8-22-63
NP, WJ 8-29-63
NP, WJ 9-1-63
NP, WJ 9-10-63
RRBAT 9-18C-1863
RRBAT 10-11-1863
RRBAT 10-12-1863
RRBAT 10-21A-1863
RRBAT 10-24A-1863
NP, WJ 10-29-63
NP, WJ 10-29A-63
NP, WJ 11-5-63
NP, WJ 11-12-63
NP, CC 11-16-63
NP, WJ 11-17-63
NP, TS 11-21-63
NP, WJ 11-24-63
NP, WJ 11-25-63
NP, WJ 11-26-63
NP, WJ 11-26A-63
NP, WJ 11-26B-63
NA, QM 11-28-63
NP, CC 12-1-63
NP, CC 12-10A-63
NP, WJ 12-15A-63
NP, RD 12-17-63
RRBA 12-22A-1863
NA, RR 12-25-63
NP, WJ 1-5-64
NA, RRB 1-8B-64
NP, WJ 1-8-64
NP, WJ 1-29-64
NA, W&M 2-24-64
NA, W&M 2-24A-64
MISC, WC&R 2-27-64
NP, RCF 2-29-64
NA, ENG 3-1-64
NA, RRB 3-8-64
NA, QM 3-11A-64
NA, QM 3-18C-64
NA, QM 3-26-64
NA, QM 4-14A-64
OR Series 1, Vol. 35, Part 2, Page 425
NA, RRB 4-23-64
NA, ENG 4-29-64
OR Series 1, Vol. 33, Page 1328
NP, RD 4-30-64
NP, RD 5-3-64
NP, CS 5-7A-64
NP, AC 5-31-64
NA, RRB 6-4-64
NA, ENG 6-23B-64
NA, ENG 6-24B-64
NA, RRB 7-25-64
NA, QM 7-28A-64
NA, QM 7-28B-64
NA, RR 8-1-64
NA, QM 8-3-64
NA, RR 8-3A-64
OR Series 4, Vol. 3, Page 570
NA, ENG 8-6-64
NA, QM 8-10-64
NA, RRB 8-10A-64
NA, RR 8-15-64
OR Series 1, Vol. 42, Part 2, Page 1257
NA, RR 8-20-64
NA, RR 8-22A-64
NA, RR 9-20-64
NA, QM 9-28-64
NA, QMR 10-25-64
NA, QM 11-4-64
NP, MS 11-16-64
NP, RCF 12-3A-64
OR Series 2, Vol. 8,  Page 13
NA, RRB 1-5C-65
NA, RRB 1-20C-65
NP, AC 1-24-65
OR Series 1, Vol. 46, Part 2, Page 1142
NP, YE 2-1A-65
OR Series 1, Vol. 47, Part 2, Page 1223
AR, A&F(FL) 5-1-67 S

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