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1883 Company incorporated
Wilkinson and Jarvis had been concessionaires for the line
Pinn and Millett were contractors for the construction of the railway
By 1888 much of the line had been constructed. Wilkinson and Jarvis arranged for an offer of shares in the Railway Company.
The line was expected to be completed by 1890.