Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
Content: Increase Computed By NBER By Successive Subtractions Of Length Of Line In Operation On Dec. 31 Of Each Year. 1829-34: Main Systems Only, 1835-66: Main Systems Plus Industrial Railroads, 1867-1913: Main Systems Plus Industrial And Local Railroads. Adjusted For Transfer Of Alsace-Lorrraine To Germany In 1870. Source: Ministere Des Travaux Publics Et Des Transports, "Statistique Des Chemins De Fer Francais, " 1913, Vol. 1, Pp.3-6.
This NBER data series a02086a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 2 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter02.html.
NBER Indicator: a02086a
National Bureau of Economic Research, Increases in Railroad Mileage Operated, All Railroads, (Main Systems, Industrial and Local Railways) for France [A02F6AFRA364NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/A02F6AFRA364NNBR, September 27, 2016.