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From Streetcars of New Jersey: Metropolitan Northeast
On June 23, 1890, the Essex Passenger Ry was consolidated with the Hudson & Bergen Street Ry into the Newark Passenger Ry. This was a Philadelphia syndicate that would merge or control all of the lines in Newark and most of the surrounding areas.
From "Newark and Its Leading Businessmen" 1891
Aquired the Elizabeth Railway Company.
Aquired the Newark and Irvington Street Railway Company - 1890
Aquired the Newark and Bloomfield Street Railway Company - 1876
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