Mystic River Railroad Drawbridge Log

Manuscripts Collection 214

Overview of the Records

Repository: G. W. Blunt White Library, Mystic Seaport
Creator: New York, New Haven, and Hartford Railroad Company
Title: Mystic River Railroad Drawbridge Log
Extent: 8 volumes
Abstract: Logbooks, kept at the railroad drawbridge over the Mystic River in Connecticut which was owned and operated by the railroad company. Logs record the names of vessels passing through the bridge on their way in and out of the river.
Identification: Coll. 214


Restrictions on Access

Available for use in the Manuscripts Division.

Restrictions on Use

Various copying restriction apply. Guidelines are available from the Manuscripts Division.

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Index Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the G. W. Blunt White Library. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.


Mystic River (Conn. : River)


Drawbridges–Connecticut–Mystic River
Railroad bridges–Connecticut–Mystic River

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Coll. 214, Manuscripts Collection, G. W. Blunt White Library, Mystic Seaport Museum, Inc.

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Detailed Description of the Records

The following section contains a detailed listing of the materials in the collection.


Bridge Logs; ca. 1913-1936
1 Bridge Logs; 1913-1925
2 Bridge Logs; 1923-1925
3 Bridge Logs; 1925-1926
4 Bridge Logs; 1926
5 Bridge Logs; 1928
6 Bridge Logs; 1931-1932
7 Bridge Logs; 1933-1934
8 Bridge Logs; 1935-1936

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