Nicely engraved antique stock certificate from the Utica Belt Line Railroad Company dating back to the 1890's. This document measures approximately 13 1/2" (w) by 9 1/4" (h).
You will receive the exact certificate pictured.
The Utica Belt Line Railroad Company began service in 1896, replacing the previous services of the Utica, Clinton & Binghamton Railway Company.
In 190, the company's lines were taken over by the Utica and Mohawk Valley Railway Company.
The Utica Belt Line Railroad consisted of four suburban lines; extending to Oriskany, Whitesboro, New York Mills and New Hartford. A branch line also existed to Capron.
Six different lines also operated in the city of Utica, proper.
Also the company had a franchise agreement for extending it's New Hartford line five miles connecting to villages south of Utica.
In total, the Utica Belt Line Railroad operated about seventy-five cars.