Collectible Stocks and Bonds from North American Railroads     by Terry Cox

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Search the Coxrail database for descriptions of 23,700+ certificates from over 7,400 North American railroad companies.

Areas of the world covered

I try to list every certificate I can find for every railroad in North America.

"North America" includes all the land mass north of the coast of Colombia, including the Caribbean islands, Hawaii and Greenland. This area encompasses 23 countries and several British, Dutch and French protectorates.

Catalog numbers are assigned to certificates based on company name, I maintain a list of every railroad and railroad-related company I have ever found reference to.

Regardless of origin, companies that operated (or intended to operate) outside of North America are beyond the scope of this project. However, if foreign companies laid track anywhere in North America, or were otherwise involved in North American railroading, I try to include them. Of particular note are Dutch stock-holding consortiums that were very instrumental in American railroad finance.

Please contact me if you specialize in non-U.S. countries and have special knowledge of rail companies in your area of interest. I particularly need help with Central American countries south of Mexico.

Here in a census of all railroad companies recorded in North America as of Wednesday, August 16, 2017.

CompaniesCountry
0Anguilla (UK)
0Antigua and Barbuda
0Aruba (NLD)
0Bahamas, The
4Barbados
2Belize
0Bonaire (NLD)
657Canada
43Canada & United States of America
0Cayman Islands (UK)
9Costa Rica
85Cuba
0Curaçao (NLD)
5Domincan Republic
0Dominica
10El Salvador
2France
2Germany
0Greenland (DNK)
0Grenada
0Guadeloupe (FRA)
9Guatemala
6Haiti
14Honduras
5Jamaica
0Martinque (FRA)
330Mexico
13Mexico & United States of America
0Montserrat (UK)
41Netherlands, The
3Nicaragua
2Panama
2Puerto Rico
0Saint Martin (FRA)
0Saint Pierre and Miquelon (FRA)
0Saint-Barthélemy (FRA)
0Sint Maarten (NLD)
2St Kitts and Nevis
0St Lucia
0St Vincent and The Grenadines
0Trinidad and Tobago
0Turks and Caicos Islands (UK)
3United Kingdom
23,527United States of America
0Virgin Islands, British (UK)
0Virgin Islands, United States (US)

 

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Page last updated October 4, 2015

 


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