The Jamaica Railway Corporation

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About The Jamaica Railway Corporation

Jamaica Railway Corporation’s mission is to recommence a safe, reliable and affordable freight and passenger rail service throughout Jamaica, to synchronize with other modes of transportation, with emphasis on the cost effective movement, while meeting the needs of the JRC, its customers and stakeholders in an environmentally friendly atmosphere, always striving to develop the communities served.

The Jamaican railway originated as a private and comparatively small undertaking in 1843, when the Smith’s Brother (William and David) proposed to construct a rail system, which was favourably received by the House of Assembly. Construction commenced in 1844 under the name Railway Company.