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Western & Atlantic Railroad (GA) PDF Print E-mail
Written by Paul Marston   
Thursday, 01 May 2008 02:11
Western & Atlantic Railroad (GA)

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Western & Atlantic Railroad (GA)

REGION

STATE

CHARTERED

BEGAN OP

GAUGE1

GAUGE YR

TYPE

ABANDONED

ABAND YR

SA

GA

1841

1850

5'

1886

N

REGION
NAME
MEANING OF THE VARIOUS ENTRIES IN THE TABLE

NE

NEW ENGLAND

BEGAN OP = YEAR OPERATIONS BEGAN IF KNOWN

MA

MID-ATLANTIC

GAUGE1 = ORIGINAL GAUGE IF NOT STANDARD

SA

SOUTH-ATLANTIC

GAUGEYR = YEAR GAUGE CHANGED IF KNOWN

GC

GULF COAST

GAUGE2 = SECOND GAUGE IF ANY AND NOT STANDARD

SI

SOUTHERN INTERIOR

LOCAL = "L" FOR LOCAL, "R" FOR REGIONAL

NI

NORTHERN INTERIOR

ABANDONED = "Y" FOR YES, "N" FOR NO

PC

PACIFIC COAST COAST

ABANDON YR = YEAR OF ABANDONMENT IF ANY

TRACK CONSTRUCTION WITH YEARS AND MILEAGE

1850

121.50

TOTAL MILES CONSTRUCTED 121.50 1860 CENSUS 138.00 RINGWALT GIVES 138.00

NAME CHANGED TO OR ACQUIRED BY

YEAR

Nashville, Chattanooga and St. Louis Railroad

1890

Louisville and Nashville Railroad

1957

Atlantic Coast Line Railroad

1902

Seaboard Coast Line Railroad

1958

CSX Transportation System

1980

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