S&CV RAILROAD

Program
NYS Historic
Subject
Transportation
Location
Dugway and Erieville Roads, Nelson, NY
Lat/Long
42.84718, -75.752998
Grant Recipient
Town of Nelson
Historic Marker

S&CV RAILROAD

Inscription

S&CV RAILROAD
SYRACUSE AND CHENANGO VALLEY
RR TRACKS CROSSED HERE
FROM 1873 UNTIL 1937. A DEPOT
IN ERIEVILLE SERVED THE
TOWN OF NELSON.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2016

Syracuse & Chenango Valley Railroad aka S&CV RR, connected rural Madison County to the industrial powerhouse of Syracuse. It was here that the S&CV RR tracks crossed from 1873 until 1937.