RN-D9 on draft of Alexandria & Fredericksburg Railway Co. 1877
Beautiful condition example of the rare RN-D9 on draft of the Alexandria & Fredericksburg Railway Co. Orange-brown on white. Printed by A. Hoen & Co., Baltimore. Liberty and seal of the State of Maryland.
With the goal of an eventual all-rail connection between Richmond and Washington in mind, the Alexandria & Fredericksburg R.R. Co was incorporated in 1851. With the completion of its line to Quantico in 1872, a continuous rail connection from NC to Baltimore had been established.