Olean Democrat, June 6, 1882

The Bradford, Bordell and Kinzua Narrow Gauge Railroad is one of the best paying railroad properties in the land. During every month of the year a dividend of two percent was declared and paid, making a 24 percent return on a capital stock of $250,000. The surplus of the company at the opening of 1882 was $31,149.09.


Above, BB&K RR at Smethport - 1895; Photo Submitted by Richard Palmer