Continental Rails II - Game # 18 - Turn # 3

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Continental Rails II

Game # 18 - Turn # 3

Headline News 1845 to 1846

WORLD & NATIONAL NEWS

1845: First telegraph line laid between Washington and Baltimore.
1846: Congress declares war with Mexico over Texas border incidents!

Railroad News

Private Companies Purchased: Edward Harriman bought B&A for $3068, George R. Obberbaron bought HRL for $1350, Jim Hill bought CNJ for $1278, George R. Obberbaron bought C&A for $1125, Sleeping Dog bought RF&P for $603, B bought LS for $2214.

PCs Merged: NER merges into C&H, N&S merges into N&W, LV merges into PENN.

PCs Incorporated: READ, W&W, W&M, S&A, R&D, C&O, B&H, S&G, ERIE.

New Technologies Acquired: NYC bought switch yards, PENN bought switch yards, B&O bought switch yards, N&W bought switch yards, C&H bought switch yards, SCL bought switch yards.

New RoWs acquired: C&H got SC4, SCL got GA4.

New railroad Presidents: Stepp of B&H, Edward Harriman of NYC, Henry Farham of ERIE, Henry Farham of PENN, Jim Hill of READ, Sleeping Dog of C&O, Frank Throne of R&D, Casey Jones of N&W, Dan Drew of W&W, Dan Drew of W&M, Casey Jones of C&H, Cornelius Vanderbilt of S&A, Jay Gould of S&G.

New Private Companies Available: COG, P&FW.

Jim Hill dominated the social pages by conspicuously spending $1000.

Wall Street Report: During last turn, the economic climate changed from Great to Boom.
Best locomotive available: Lion 0-4-0
Technologies available are: Grand Station, switch yards

Tycoon Announcements:

1 George R. Obberbaron * * * * * * * * * * * * h i n w e i s * * * * * * * * * * * * *stadtsparkasse w
3 Darkwing I go to the Essen fair... :-)
6 Dan Drew fiet fiew: n&s and the ner....what a dream start....dit e-mailbericht is alleen
13 Jay Gould no sleeping dog, i'm missing essen game fair this year due t=o holidaydit e-mail

Top Victory Points

The top five Tycoons in each Victory category are (listed first to fifth):
Robber Baron Dan Drew (6) Darkwing (3) Casey Jones (10) Henry Farham (7) Edward Harriman (11)
Rail Mogul Sleeping Dog (12) B (4) George R. Obberbaron (1) Cornelius Vanderbilt (2) Darkwing (3)
Rail Builder George R. Obberbaron (1) Cornelius Vanderbilt (2) Darkwing (3) B (4) Stepp (5)
Rail Magnate B (4) Sleeping Dog (12) George R. Obberbaron (1) Cornelius Vanderbilt (2) Darkwing (3)
Rail Prodigal Jim Hill (9) George R. Obberbaron (1) Cornelius Vanderbilt (2) Darkwing (3) B (4)
Rail Baron Sleeping Dog (12) B (4) Jim Hill (9) Dan Drew (6) Darkwing (3)

Player Summary

President of PCs owned
Player # Tycoon name RR 1 RR 2 PC 1 PC 2
10 Casey Jones N&W C&H .... ....
7 Henry Farham ERIE PENN .... ....
6 Dan Drew W&W W&M .... ....
12 Sleeping Dog SCL C&O .... RF&P
4 B .... .... LS ....
13 Jay Gould .... S&G .... ....
3 Darkwing .... .... .... ....
5 Stepp .... B&H .... NYNH
1 George R. Obberbaron .... .... HRL C&A
11 Edward Harriman NYC .... B&A ....
2 Cornelius Vanderbilt .... S&A .... ....
9 Jim Hill READ .... .... CNJ
14 Robert Stephenson .... .... .... ....
15 Cyrus Holliday .... .... .... ....
8 Frank Throne .... R&D .... ....

Railroad Summary

RR Name Tracks Revenues Expense Efficiency Bonds Loans Profit / share Dividend / share Grant Land
B&H Boston & Hartford 110   19705   14188   85   34559   19441   3   0   0   0  
NYC New York Central 148   20131   11676   99   28653   500   9   2   0   0  
ERIE Erie Lackawanna 287   32316   22621   87   75839   42661   1   0   0   0  
PENN Pennsylvania 234   46559   27470   98   65061   23694   11   10   0   0  
READ Reading 104   21841   16162   83   34799   19576   3   0   0   0  
B&O Baltimore & Ohio 160   19697   12212   95   32016   499   6   1   0   0  
C&O Chesapeake & Ohio 94   13026   8858   89   26879   15121   2   0   0   0  
R&D Richmond & Danville 76   14362   9910   88   24239   13636   5   0   0   0  
N&W Norfolk & Western 325   40221   25339   94   81844   36335   4   3   0   0  
W&W Wilmington & Weldon 120   15001   9901   91   33119   18631   2   0   0   0  
W&M Wilmington & Manchester 133   14725   10160   88   35039   19711   1   0   0   0  
C&H Charleston & Hamburg 314   46603   28427   96   84006   31089   6   1   415   0  
S&A Savannah & Augusta 138   22355   15425   88   41279   23221   3   0   0   0  
SCL Sea Coast Line 139   28055   18516   91   32638   361   10   16   0   0  
S&G Savannah & Gulf 157   21741   14784   89   44639   25111   2   0   0   0  

Railroad Lines:
(Region Key: A=Atl D=DpSouth O=Ohio L=GtLakes C=Central M=Miss G=Gulf W=MidWest S=SWest T=Mtn P=Pacific N=Canada X=Mexico)
Boston & Hartford (B&H ):   B&H
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
New York Central (NYC ):   NYC
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ]
Erie Lackawanna (ERIE):   ERIE
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Pennsylvania (PENN):   PENN LV
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Reading (READ):   READ
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Baltimore & Ohio (B&O ):   B&O
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O ):   C&O
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Richmond & Danville (R&D ):   R&D
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ]
Norfolk & Western (N&W ):   N&W N&S
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Wilmington & Weldon (W&W ):   W&W
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Wilmington & Manchester (W&M ):   W&M
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Charleston & Hamburg (C&H ):   C&H NER
Unbuilt:: SC4 [Regions: A]
Savannah & Augusta (S&A ):   S&A
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Sea Coast Line (SCL ):   SCL
Unbuilt:: GA4 [Regions: A]
Savannah & Gulf (S&G ):   S&G
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]

Stock Market Report

RR stock data
RR Start price Trade price End price Net change # Shares traded # Shares issued # Shares in treasury President Chairman Directors
B&H 0   0   17   +17  0   495   55   5   5  
NYC 24   29   35   +11  256   743   4   11   11   5     9    
ERIE 0   0   17   +17  0   1292   143   7   7  
PENN 35   47   60   +25  174   1107   68   7   7  
READ 0   0   17   +17  0   468   52   9   9  
B&O 23   25   27   +4  365   803   5      
C&O 0   0   17   +17  0   423   47   12   12  
R&D 0   0   17   +17  0   342   38   8   8  
N&W 30   33   36   +6  162   1505   124   10   10  
W&W 0   0   17   +17  0   540   60   6   6  
W&M 0   0   17   +17  0   599   66   6   6  
C&H 25   34   43   +18  234   1484   92   10   10   4    
S&A 0   0   17   +17  0   621   69   2   2  
SCL 33   39   46   +13  265   702   0   12   12   13    
S&G 0   0   17   +17  0   707   78   13   13  

Private Companies Available for Purchase

CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price
B&M 725   GT 365   COG 430   P&FW 955  

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