Continental Rails II SdH 2012 - Game # 20 - Turn # 11

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Continental Rails II SdH 2012

Game # 20 - Turn # 11

Headline News 1861 to 1862

WORLD & NATIONAL NEWS

1861: Pony Express carries mail from St. Louis to Sacramento in record time of 10 days.
1862: Telegraph line completed to California: Pony Express goes bankrupt.

Railroad News

Private Companies Purchased: William Palmer bought M&SP for $1700, Karl Von Backenheime bought M&LR for $2000, Thomas Durant bought SL&A for $700, Karl Von Backenheime bought SLSF for $3000, Leland Stanford bought SP for $2522.

PCs Merged: A&T merges into SCL, L&N merges into SCL.

PCs Incorporated: CASL, V&T.

New Engines Acquired: PENN bought Atlantic 4-4-2, SCL bought Atlantic 4-4-2, COG bought Atlantic 4-4-2, TP&W bought Atlantic 4-4-2, MS bought Atlantic 4-4-2.

RoWs built: MI4 by NYC, MI2 by READ, IN6 by N&W, TN7 by W&M, FL6 by NER, KY10 by SCL, WV3 by P&FW, IN2 by TP&W, KY8 by WBSH, MS5 by NO&J.

N&W doubled C&EI, NER doubled NER.

New RoWs acquired: P&FW got WV4, N&W got IL2, SCL got KY11, NER got AL8, SM got MS7, C&NW got WI4.

Guerre tarifaire: READ declares rate war on PENN, reduces rates by 25%.

New railroad Presidents: Karl Von Backenheime of W&M, Jim Fisk of WBSH, William Palmer of MS, J. Pierpont Morgan of CASL.

Civil War begins: Railroads may not build a Right-of-Way this turn.

Invention of block signal system improves traffic flow, prevents major collisions.
Wall Street Report: During last turn, the economic climate changed from Recession to Normal.
Best locomotive available: Atlantic 4-4-2
Technologies available are: Grand Station, switch yards, steel rails, coal burning engines, block signal system

Top Victory Points

The top five Tycoons in each Victory category are (listed first to fifth):
Robber Baron Jim Fisk (1) Jay Gould (9) J. Edgar Thompson (3) Edward Harriman (2) Leland Stanford (5)
Rail Mogul Jim Fisk (1) Leland Stanford (5) J. Edgar Thompson (3) Edward Harriman (2) Jay Gould (9)
Rail Builder Jim Fisk (1) Jay Gould (9) Leland Stanford (5) Thomas Scott (7) Edward Harriman (2)
Rail Magnate Jay Gould (9) Jim Fisk (1) Leland Stanford (5) Thomas Scott (7) Edward Harriman (2)
Rail Prodigal Jim Fisk (1) Edward Harriman (2) William Palmer (12) J. Edgar Thompson (3) J. Pierpont Morgan (4)
Rail Baron Jim Fisk (1) Jay Gould (9) Leland Stanford (5) Edward Harriman (2) J. Edgar Thompson (3)

Player Summary

President of PCs owned
Player # Tycoon name RR 1 RR 2 PC 1 PC 2
1 Jim Fisk SCL WBSH MP ....
9 Jay Gould NYC .... .... ....
3 J. Edgar Thompson PENN TP&W MON ....
2 Edward Harriman READ NO&J .... FW&C
5 Leland Stanford N&W NER SP CP
6 Karl Von Backenheime SM W&M M&LR SLSF
12 William Palmer ERIE MS M&SP ....
10 Hannibal Kimball COG .... .... ....
7 Thomas Scott B&O O&M .... ....
11 Thomas Durant P&FW .... SL&A ....
4 J. Pierpont Morgan C&H CASL .... ....
8 John Forbes .... .... .... ....
14 Dan Drew .... .... .... ....
13 William Ogden .... .... .... ....
15 Cyrus Holliday .... .... .... ....

Railroad Summary

RR Name Tracks Revenues Expense Efficiency Bonds Loans Profit / share Dividend / share Grant Land
GT Grand Trunk 329 37621 20691 99 67512 16185 6 1 0 0
NYC New York Central 2729 419149 226340 97 688889 172414 9 7 0 0
ERIE Erie Lackawanna 287 26165 14391 99 62560 43720 1 12 0 0
PENN Pennsylvania 938 172857 99318 99 234737 101661 9 1 0 112
READ Reading 1498 211367 122103 98 378479 109626 7 0 0 0
B&O Baltimore & Ohio 1340 177223 97473 99 305355 70628 7 5 0 79
C&O Chesapeake & Ohio 949 89672 49318 99 211923 101515 3 0 0 0
N&W Norfolk & Western 1596 236831 123151 99 327829 101914 10 5 0 4
W&M Wilmington & Manchester 1689 172971 89944 99 389174 273592 2 0 0 0
NER Northeastern Line 989 132292 68791 99 238101 139549 6 2 0 0
C&H Charleston & Hamburg 321 47085 25897 99 75859 13786 9 1 0 0
SCL Sea Coast Line 2038 335959 184778 96 455496 78771 11 9 0 25
COG Central of Georgia 238 29359 21139 82 44921 19817 2 1 0 0
P&FW Pittsburgh & Ft Wayne 473 42363 22028 99 93086 65137 2 3 0 0
TP&W Toledo, Peoria & Warsaw 312 36385 20012 99 70752 44949 4 1 0 0
WBSH Wabash Line 809 119233 65578 99 178815 111662 7 2 0 479
NO&J New Orleans & Jackson 323 41692 23347 98 73135 39456 5 2 0 0
SM Southern Mississippi 44 7847 5022 90 11368 8112 4 10 0 0
MS Michigan Southern 204 20604 12362 94 40703 22090 3 0 0 0
O&M Ohio & Mississippi 165 18027 11357 91 34100 16988 3 0 0 0
C&NW Chicago & Northwestern 120 17545 10001 97 27391 17941 5 4 0 0
CRIP Chicago, Rock Is. & Pacific 150 19323 13333 85 33401 21295 1 1 0 0
CASL Chicago, Alton & St. Louis 185 21342 14299 87 33725 26500 1 0 0 0
V&T Vicksburg & Texas 173 16133 11454 83 29413 23112 -1 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)
Grand Trunk (GT ) GT C2
Unbuilt: none [Regions: AN]
New York Central (NYC ) NYC HRL  (Double) NY3 B&A B&M B&H C3 C4 C5 MN
MC LS P&LE MRLE OH3 OH5 MI5 MI4
Unbuilt: none [Regions: AOLCN]
Erie Lackawanna (ERIE) ERIE
Unbuilt: none [Regions: A]
Pennsylvania (PENN) PENN  (Double) C&A  (Double) CNJ  (Double) PA1  (Double) NYNH  (Double) PA3  (Double)
PA9 PA10
Unbuilt: none [Regions: AL]
Reading (READ) READ  (Double) PA5 PA6 PA4  (Double) LV PA2  (Double) PA8 NY2
PA11 GTW NY1 MI2
Unbuilt: none [Regions: AOL]
Baltimore & Ohio (B&O ) B&O MD1  (Double) RF&P  (Double) WV1 R&D OH1 OH4 M&C IN4
C&C
Unbuilt: none [Regions: AOC]
Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O ) C&O VC MD2 PA7 VA2
Unbuilt: none [Regions: AO]
Norfolk & Western (N&W ) N&W  (Double) VA3  (Double) VA4  (Double) N&S VA5 KY1  (Double) IN5  (Double)
C&EI  (Double) IN7 IL4 IN6
Unbuilt: IL2 [Regions: AOCM]
Wilmington & Manchester (W&M ) W&M W&W NC1 NC2 SC5 VA1 G&C TN2 TN4 N&C A&C
TN6 TN7
Unbuilt: none [Regions: AD]
Northeastern Line (NER ) NER  (Double) SC2 SC1  (Double) GA4  (Double) FL4 FL5 FL6
Unbuilt: AL8 [Regions: AG]
Charleston & Hamburg (C&H ) C&H  (Double) SC4 SC3  (Double)
Unbuilt: none [Regions: A]
Sea Coast Line (SCL ) SCL  (Double) S&A  (Double) S&G  (Double) GA1  (Double) GA8  (Double) AL4
BRL GM&O  (Double) AL3  (Double) TN10 TN8 A&T L&N KY10
Unbuilt: KY11 [Regions: ADOMG]
Central of Georgia (COG ) COG A&WP
Unbuilt: none [Regions: D]
Pittsburgh & Ft Wayne (P&FW) P&FW WV2 WV3
Unbuilt: WV4 [Regions: O]
Toledo, Peoria & Warsaw (TP&W) TP&W OH7 IN2
Unbuilt: none [Regions: O]
Wabash Line (WBSH) WBSH  (Double) A&GW  (Double) OH8 IN1  (Double) OH2 KY8
Unbuilt: none [Regions: OC]
New Orleans & Jackson (NO&J) NO&J MS4 MS5
Unbuilt: none [Regions: MG]
Southern Mississippi (SM ) SM
Unbuilt: MS7 [Regions: M]
Michigan Southern (MS ) MS
Unbuilt: none [Regions: L]
Ohio & Mississippi (O&M ) O&M
Unbuilt: none [Regions: O]
Chicago & Northwestern (C&NW) C&NW
Unbuilt: WI4 [Regions: C]
Chicago, Rock Is. & Pacific (CRIP) CRIP
Unbuilt: none [Regions: C]
Chicago, Alton & St. Louis (CASL) CASL
Unbuilt: none [Regions: C]
Vicksburg & Texas (V&T ) V&T
Unbuilt: none [Regions: M]

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
GT 26 25 25 -1  507 1591 54   2 1
NYC 28 29 31 +3  3314 13539 113 9 9
ERIE 14 22 30 +16  623 1435 0 12 12
PENN 30 29 29 -1  1413 4695 0 3 3
READ 33 32 32 -1  2119 7461 29 2 2
B&O 27 26 26 -1  1636 6534 174 7 7 1
C&O 15 15 16 +1  1334 4564 181   11 1 5
N&W 24 25 26 +2  2389 7928 56 5 5
W&M 28 30 33 +5  2008 8175 270 6 6 5
NER 28 27 27 -1  1120 4923 22 5 5 12
C&H 28 28 28 +0  320 1611 0 4 4 10
SCL 82 80 79 -3  1581 9996 201 1 1
COG 35 34 33 -2  183 1190 0 10 10 1 12
P&FW 24 24 24 +0  405 2305 60 11 11 12
TP&W 17 17 18 +1  337 1486 74 3 3 12
WBSH 25 26 27 +2  1105 3908 137 1 1
NO&J 37 38 40 +3  444 1557 58 2 2 1
SM 14 18 22 +8  88 220 0 6 6
MS 21 24 28 +7  285 962 58 12 12 11
O&M 22 21 21 -1  192 789 36 7 7 12
C&NW 16 19 23 +7  184 600 0   1 12
CRIP 14 17 21 +7  318 693 57   2
CASL 0 0 13 +13  0 833 92 4 4
V&T 0 0 13 +13  0 779 86   10

Private Companies Available for Purchase

CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price
IC 925 CB&Q 950 FEC 1495 CNS 425 L&A 450 WP 710 UP 525
MKT 1630 SLSW 775 GW 700 GN 1475 NP 1405 SP&P 1430 KC&D 330
ATSF 915

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