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The railroad that never was

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Remembering the Brookfield Railroad By Richard Palmer     The days of railroad development in upstate New York  had not quite subsided in 1888 when the Unadilla Valley Railroad was conceived and eventually built between New Berlin and Bridgewater, a distance of 19 miles. Finally completed in  1895, it  connected with the New York, Ontario & Western, on the south, with the Utica branch of the  Delaware, Lackawanna & Western to the north.