Detroit, Fort Wayne & Belle Isle Railway Co. 1865 Fort Street & Elmwood Railway Co. → 1871 Fort Wayne & Elmwood Railway Co.→ 1892 Fort Wayne & Belle Isle Railway Co. → 1898–1900 Detroit, Fort Wayne & Belle Isle Railway Co. Merged into Detroit United Railway Co.
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