Southern Railway Master Ties Index



Industries - Listed by both company name, and the city in which they are located

Multiple entrys are ordered by date, oldest first. Stand alone photos of steam locomotives are indexed by the engine number if known, otherwise by the type.



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A


Aiken, SC

Kaolin and the Southern
Owens Corning Fiberglas Corporation
Industry 1966-Boom and Room Owens - Corning Fiberglass
Best Friend in 1935 Centennial Celebration in Aiken, S.C

Agri-Business Services

Baden Starts Back

Airslide Cars

Freedom to Lower Freight Rates

Alabama

Southwestern Alabama Southern Plays Big Role in Developing an Expanding Industrial Frontier

Alabama State Docks

Alabama State Docks: 40 Years of Service

Albemarle, NC

Collins & Aikman Corporation

Albers, Ill.

Southern serves new Monterey mine

Alexandria, Va.

Herbert Bryant, Inc

All Door Box Car

Easy - Load - Easy - Unload Lumber Car
All Door Box Car
All Door Box Car
The Southern Way Damage-Free, Dependably
All Door Box Car

Horatio Allen

The First Railroad Watch
Part 1 - The Future of a Civil Engineer
Part 2 - To Tame a Lion
Part 3 - To Build a Dream
Part 4 - Road's End and Beyond

Alma Desk Company

High Point, NC

Altavista, Va.

76 Years of Service to the Lane Company

Amoco Chemicals Corporation

Industry 1966-Boom and Room Decatur, Ala.

American Enka

The Story of American Enka

American Freedom Train

History Chugs Along In Red, White And Blue

American Home Products

South's Industrial Progress . . . A - Okay Atlanta, Ga.

Anderson, SC

New freight office in Anderson, SC

Ashville, NC

Working on the Southern (Asheboro, N. C.)
The Story of American Enka

Atlanta and Charlotte Air - Line Railway

0-4-0 Atlanta and Charlotte Air - Line Railway in West Point, Va. after in 1868.

Atlanta, Ga

Steel Rails Trough Prison Walls
Atlanta Saves Money on Water Pipe . . . Via Southern
American Home Products
Mocha Coffee Company and Southern Tea Company

Atlantic & East Carolina Railway

Southern Buys the Atlantic & East Carolina Railway

Augusta, Ga

Ticket office in 1900
Central of Georgia Yard Being Enlarged at Augusta
Putting On The Green Golf Carts out of Augusta, GA

Auto Parts Cars

Auto Parts Cars
Building Freight Cars for Auto Parts Service

Autoguard

Volvo Rides Autoguard Car

Automotive Distribution Center

Southern Opens New Auto Distribution Center

Automotive Shipments

52 1958 Chevrolet Corvettes shipped to Charlotte
"Magnificent Bugs" Get Royal Treatment on Southern
Flat - Top: A New Dimension In Auto Service
New Tri Level Auto Racks
Autoguard: Riding Down To SR's New Facility
Volvo Rides Autoguard Car
Volvo begins Chesapeake distribution
Rabbit shipments to multiply


B


Baden Georgia

Baden Starts Back

Ballast Cleaning

Ballast Cleaning

Bamberg SC

"Best Friend" Stars in Centennial Celebration

Belmont, NC

Duke Power
Duke Power

Bessemer City, N. C.

The Maverick Metal Rides the Southern Lithium

Best Friend

"Best Friend" Stars in Centennial Celebration
Best Friend
"Best Friend" Helps Ludlow, Ky. Celebrate 100th Birthday
Rerun of Yesterday 'Best Friend" For a Day
Home, Sweet Home for "Best Friend"
Best Friend Celebrates in Alexandria
U.S. railroads celebrate 150th birthday
Railroad Daze Festival
Best Friend in 1935 Centennial Celebration in Aiken, S.C

Bestwall Gypsum

Brunswick, GA wallboard plant

"Big Boy" Hogshead Tobacco box car

More Jobs for Southern's "Big Boy"

Big John Covered Hoppers

Georgia is Using Southern's Multiple-Car Grain Rates

Grain Rate Savings Begin to Flow
Something to Crow About
Big John Shipment
New Member In Southern's "Big John' Family

Birmingham, Ala.

Liberty National Life Insurance Company Birmingham
United States Pipe and Foundry Company
Birmingham frog shop keeps our people hopping
Chicago Bridge and Iron Company - Debarking Drum Load

Blood Donor Car

Red Cross Blood Donor Car

Bona Allen, Inc.

Bona Allen, Inc. Tanners

Bowater Carolina Corporation

Bowaters Southern Opens New Mill on Southern Lines near Calhoun, Tenn. Catawba, S; C.

100 Ton Box Cars

100 Ton Box Cars

Bricks

Southern Builds More Business in BRICK Large Brick Shipment

Bridges

Rebuilding the Sucarnatchie Creek Bridge near Epes, Ala.
New Bridge Over Chickasaw Creek
The Southern's Dollars Build the Southern's Bridges
Fire Damages Lake Pontchartrain Trestle
Maintaining Southern's Lake Pontchartrain Bridge
Aftermath of a Hurricane Tye River Bridge
Across the Tennessee River near Decatur, Ala.
Shenandoah River at Riverton Junction, Va.
French Broad River Bridge Opens
Cumberland River Bridge 6100 crosses

Bridge Derrick

Bridge Derrick
construction of the Tennessee Central's Piney Creek Bridge

D. W. Brosnan

D. W. Brosnan - His Mark Will Be On Tomorrow's Railroads

Brosnan Yard

Brosnan Yard Pushbutton Technology Moves the Freight

Brook Cove, NC

R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company

Broyhill Furniture Factories

Taylorsville, NC

Brunswick, GA

Bestwall Gypsum wallboard plant
Brunswick's "Operation Comeback"
Brunswick Dedicates New Docks

Buford Ga.

Bona Allen, Inc. Tanners
Southern Station late 1800's

Bugatti automobiles

"Magnificent Bugs" Get Royal Treatment on Southern

Burlington Mills

Industry 1966-Boom and Room Danville, Ky.


C


Caboose

X2828
CNO&TP 204 caboose is shown in a picture taken March 24, 1906

Calhoun, Tenn.

Bowaters Southern Opens New Mill on Southern Lines

Cargill

Industry 1966-Boom and Room Gainesville, Ga.

Carolina & North Western

Diesels on the C&NW
New freight office in Anderson, SC

Catawba, S, C.

Bowater Carolina Corporation

Carolina Special

Carolina Special at Blanchet, Ky., March 25, 1912

Cement

Cement Rides the Southern

Center Spread Photos

Southern 100 All Aluminum Hopper
French Broad River Bridge
Southern Crescent crosses the Lake Pontchartrain trestle.
Engine 4501 steams out of Anniston, Ala.,
Two freight trains meet west of Hot Springs, N. C.
Southern engine No.6330 had just finished the last regular run to be made by a steam locomotive.
Near Front Royal, Va.
Southern Crescent as it passed the Jefferson Memorial in Washington, D. C.
"Best Friend of Charleston" when it appeared as a float July 3 in the "Happy Birthday, USA" parade
Steam Engine 4501 as she passed a freight train at Morristown, Tenn.
Southern freight train on a snowy morning
Jacksonville, Fla., Bulk Terminal
Southern freight train in Manassas, Va.
Freight train in Manassas, Va.
Night photograph of the Southern Cresent stopped at Greensboro, N.C.,
The Harrisonburg branch in Broadway, Va.
Southern freight as it threaded its way through the Blue Ridge foothills south of Charlottesville, Va.
SR freight train passing over Happy Creek at Narrow Passage near Edinburg, Va.
River Street Rambler moving along the Savannah river front
Night shot of Southern Steam Engine 722 at Monroe, Va.
Unit coal train loading up at Pride, Ala.
A snowy morning, was taken just south of Charlottesville, Va.
Mountain type engine No.1487 pulling No.11 up the Blue Ridge Mountains
Southern rail train on Albemarle Sound Bridge
Freight train crossing the Wells Viaduct bridge near Toccoa, Ga.
FCX feed mill and grain market at Barber, N.C
Unit Coal Train
Southbound freight near Jamestown, N.C.
Freight train passing near Burke, VA.
Southern freight car moving over the hump at Sheffield Yard in Alabama
Southern freight train crossing the Albemarle Sound trestle on route to Norfolk, Va.
Aerial view of Spencer Yard at Linwood, N.C.
Southern train passing through Sweet Water Valley near Niota, Tenn.
Southern freight train moving through Montpelier, Va., near Orange, Va.
High Bridge in Kentucky
Albemarle Sound trestle
Atlanta skyline
Welded rail just south of Charlottesville, Va
Chickamauga Dam in Chattanooga
Andrews Geyser near Old Fort, N. C.
Shenandoah River at Riverton Junction, Va.
Cumberland River Bridge 6100 crosses

Chamblee, Ga.

Riegel Paper Corp.,

Charleston, SC

Commerce Hits High Tide at Charleston, S. C.
State Pier 8, Columbus Street Terminal
Southern Gets Big Jobs
Home, Sweet Home for "Best Friend"
Charleston's port flexes new muscle

Charleston Piggyback Facility

Charleston Piggyback Facility

Charlotte, NC

Charlotte Roadway Storehouse
Western Electric
South's Industrial Progress . . . A - Okay Dillion Supply
Station at the turn of the century
Industry 1966-Boom and Room General Tire and Rubber

Chattonooga

Businessmen Tour Southern at Chattanooga
New Diesel Shop at Chattanooga
Shops and locomotive servicing facilities at Chattanooga
Southern System Directors See New Chattanooga Yard
Chattanooga Choo-Choo lights up 100 candles

Chesapeake Corporation

Tour of a Tonnage Producer Pulp and Paper Mill in West Point, Va.

Chicago Bridge and Iron Company

Debarking Drum Load - Birmingham, Ala.

China Grove, N. C.,

Station and freight house in 1897

Cincinnati

"Southern Railway Swan Lake Express" at the Cincinnati Zoo

Circus Train

Circus Train pulled by 4501

Citico Yard

Citico Yard - Classroom for Future Financiers
Pit Stop for Southern's Busy Diesels

Civil War Re-Enactment

Destination Battleground

Clay

Southern Hauls a "First" for New Kohler Plant

Clearance Car

Throwing Light on Clearance Problems
Obstructions pose no problems for Southern's camera car

CNO&TP

Slide Detector Fences
Breaking Through the Tunnel Barrier on the CNO&TP CNO&TP Grooms for Greater Traffic with BIG Tunnels and Wide Cuts
Making Room for Big Cars
NO LIMITS on Service CNO&TP
90 Years to "Daylight"
Directors Given "Concentrated Short Course in Modern Railroading"

Coal

Lower Costs of Moving Coal by Rail from Mines to Power Plants
Southern serves new Monterey mine Albers, Ill.
Coal is in, and so is Southern Southern Railway takes pride in transloader

Coal Car Rebuilding

Steel Settings For Black Diamonds

Coaling, Ala. Depot

Coaling, Ala. Depot

Collins & Aikman Corporation

Albemarle, NC

Columbia, SC

Division Offices at Columbia, SC
Southern Opens New Auto Distribution Center

COMAR

COMAR - The Latest Word in Transportation

Combustion Engineering

Southern Fits a Car to the Freight
Southern's "Well" Car Lowers The Load

Concrete Ties

Southern Develops Concrete Tie for Timber Trestles

Container Crane

COMAR - The Latest Word in Transportation
Southern Goes After Less-Carload Freight
Southern's intermodal facility in Cincinnati
Memphis piggyback facility expanded

Coster Wheel Shop

Coster Wheel Shop: "Push-button" Showcase

Cotton Producers Association

CPA Soybean Complex: "Dream Come True"

Counce, Tenn.

Tennessee River Pulp & Paper Company

Couplers

The Case of the Contrary Couplers A hot time in Spartanburg means tougher couplers

Crescent

The Southern Crescent
ICC orders 'Crescent" continued
Amtrak, Southern agree on Crescent takeover
Southern Crescent takes sentimental journey

CTC

Invisible Track (CTC near Somerset, Ky.)
The Story of American Enka

CSX merger

SR withdraws objections to proposed CSX merger

Culpeper, Va.

Dominion Manufacturing Company


D


Damage Free Freight

Damage Free Freight

Danville, Ky.

Industry 1966-Boom and Room Burlington Mills

Danville and Western

Steam Engine

Decatur, Ala.

Minnesota Mining & Manufacturing Company
Industry 1966-Boom and Room Amoco Chemicals Corporation

Detector Cars

Sperry and AAR Detector Cars

Defense Team

Southern's 125 Years on America's Defense Team

Derricks

Rebuilding the Sucarnatchie Creek Bridge near Epes, Ala.
Birmingham division derrick in 1910
Catawba River bridge repair near Fort Mill, S. C
Scrap metal baling press
Lifting 1401

Dillion Supply

South's Industrial Progress . . . A - Okay Charlotte, N.C.

Diesel Instruction Car

Diesel Instruction Car
The DI-2 (Diesel Instruction Car No.2)

Diesel Locomotive

Diesels on the C&NW
New Diesel Shop at Chattanooga
Working on Diesel at Night at New Orleans
They Call It "The Slug"
More Mileage From Diesels
Heritage for the People 6100
Pit Stop for Southern's Busy Diesels
A new breed of Diesel SD-45
An Old Workhouse Retires

Diesel Motor Car

General Joseph Wheeler
General Joseph Wheeler

Diesel Shops

Diesels Spark Shop Revolution

Dixie Cup Division

Lexington, Ky.

Dome

Dome Car brings new look to Nancy Hanks II

Dominion Manufacturing Company

Culpeper, Va.

Duke Power

Belmont, NC
Belmont, NC


E


Earl, NC

Fiber Industries

Electronic Accounting Card Company

High Point, NC

Emory River Flood

315 Aftermath of a River's Rampage

Enos Coal Company

Moving the Stripping Shovel

Ernest Norris Yard

Ernest Norris Yard
Progress - Ernest Norris Yard

Exhibit Car

Showcase for Southern - A modern Railroad on Display
All dressed up and everywhere to go


F


Freeport Nickel Company

New Orleans

Fiberglass

Shelby, NC Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company

Fiber Industries

Earl, NC

Fire Boat

'Southern Belle' Helps Protect Lake Pontchartrain Trestle

Florida Fruit

Florida Grapefruit Shipped to Europe Via Southern's Rail - Highway Service

Frog Shop

Birmingham frog shop keeps our people hopping

Freight Cars - Southern

3000 New Box Cars
Southern's Self-Emptying Car Airslides
Southern's Wood Chip Cars
All Door Box Car Easy - Load - Easy - Unload Lumber Car
Modern Ways for the Modern South
All Door Box Car
It's a BIG CAR with a BIG JOB
All Door Box Car
Hogshead Tobacco Car
Come See Our New Models
Take Your Own Tour
Southern Tests Cars That Will Cut Shippers' Costs
Intermodal Southern's Rail - Highway Link in Home Construction Project
Flat Shipping boats
Hogshead Tobacco Car Single Largest Boxcar Furniture Load
Bulkhead Flat Another RIGHT CAR for the Job
Big John Covered Hoppers Grain Rate Savings Begin to Flow
All Door Box Car
Box Cars 100 Ton
All Door Box Car Damage Free Freight
Hogshead Tobacco Car More Jobs for Southern's "Big Boy"
Bulkhead Flat Southern Builds More Business in BRICK
Hogshead Tobacco Car Largest Paper Load
Airslide Cars
Flat Southern Fits a Car to the Freight
Auto Parts Cars
Bulkhead Flat Lumber Cars
Hopper Southern 100 - A new concept with a bright future
Hopper Southern 100 means savings in transportation costs
Auto Parts Cars Building Freight Cars for Auto Parts Service
Well Car Southern's "Well" Car Lowers The Load
Flat Usefulness Never Retires
Southern Accepts Delivery of 200,000th Car Box Car
Autoguard: Riding Down To SR's New Facility
Volvo Rides Autoguard Car
New Tri Level Auto Racks
Hopper CarsClean cars for customers
10,000th Ortner rapid discharge car goes on line
New 45 foot intermodal trailers

Freight Cars - Others

New Tank Car for Devoe & Raynolds Co.
Jumbo Tank Car goes into service
First "All-Puropse" Car now in Southern Service
Mammoth Reactor Rides Southern's Rails
Schnabel Car Southern Carries Heaviest Single Carload
Nuclear Reactor Shipped by Schnabel
Making The Big Move
Turbine Load on Schnabel
High, Wide and Handsome Westinghouse Car

Freight Shipments

Train No. 153
Handling No. 153 at Spencer
New Log Car
Tractors shipped "Saddleback" style
New Homes By Rail

Furniture Pool Freight

Southern Announces New Service For Furniture Manufacturers


G


Gainesville, Ga.

Industry 1966-Boom and Room Cargill

Gainesville, Miss.

Southern Meets "Space Age" Requirements Mississippi Test Operations Center

Gastonia, N. C.

South's Industrial Progress . . . A - Okay Rutland Fire Clay Company

General Electric

Industry 1966-Boom and Room Rome, Ga.

General Electric Supply Company

Louisville, Ky.

General Motors'

Louisville, Ky. Chevrolet Division warehouse

General Tire and Rubber

Industry 1966-Boom and Room Charlotte, N.C.

Gerber Products Company

Skyland, N. C. near Asheville

Georgia Power

New Plant
Tennessee Coal
New servicing facility improves unit train service

Gilbarco

Industry 1966-Boom and Room Greensboro, Tenn.

Gold Coast Railroad

Southern Car gets Second Life

Golf Carts

Putting On The Green Golf Carts out of Augusta, GA
E-Z-Go ships golf carts

Grace, SC

Springs Cotton Mills

Greenville, SC

Greenville, S. C., Night Transfer
Neely's Incorporated

Greeneville, Tenn.

Industry 1966-Boom and Room Magnavox

Greensboro, Tenn.

Industry 1966-Boom and Room Gilbarco

Greenwood Mills

Ninety Six, SC

Grain

Grain Rate Savings Begin to Flow

Greensboro, N. C.

Richardson-Merrell, Inc.

Growing South

Industrial Development in the South


H


Hampton Roads

Hampton Roads: Premier Containerport

Hayne Car Shop

Southern's Hayne Car Shop-Rx For Car Conditioning

Herbert Bryant, Inc

Alexandria, Va.

High Point, NC

Snow Lumber Company
Electronic Accounting Card Company
Alma Desk Company

Highway Construction

Serving the Builders of a Growing South

Hogshead Tobacco Car

It's a BIG CAR with a BIG JOB
Hogshead Tobacco Car
Largest Paper Load
More Big Jobs for Southern's "Big Boy"

Horse Delivery

Late 1890's

J M Huber

Huber: Developer of Natural Resources

Hurricane Camille

Aftermath of a Hurricane Tye River Bridge

Hurricanes Connie and Diane

Catawba River bridge repair near Fort Mill, S. C

Hurricane Dora

Telephone Repair Truck Movement


I


Industrial Development

Growth along the Southern - 1958
Industrial Development
South's Industrial Progress . . . A - Okay

Intermodal

Containerized Freight - Rail - Highway Service
Contents: House
Southern's Rail-Highway Service has Muscle - the equipment for the job
Opening up new business with Southern's "Open Tops"
Other New Rail-Highway Services
Southern's Rail - Highway Link in Home Construction Project
Atlanta Saves Money on Water Pipe . . . Via Southern
Rail Dropframe Trailers: Another "First" for Furniture
Southern's link in assembly line for Sugar Mill construction
Shipping Prefab Housing
Specialized Southern Service For the "Summertime King' Tobacco Shipments
Southern Goes After Less-Carload Freight
Southern Puts Wheels Under Reels
Solving Shipper Problems At A Saving
Florida Grapefruit Shipped to Europe Via Southern's Rail - Highway Service
Southern Introduces Its Dual-Purpose Flatcar
Stretching Uncle Sam's Transportation Dollars
Hampton Roads: Premier Containerport
First "All-Puropse" Car now in Southern Service
Williams and Southern deliver the goods
Charleston Piggyback Facility
Putting On The Green Golf Carts out of Augusta, GA
Memphis piggyback facility expanded
New 45 foot trailers

Interstate Railroad

Southern to Acquire Interstate Railroad
Visit to "An Area of Great Promise"


J


J. Allen Smith & Co.

J. Allen Smith & Co. Milling

Jacksonville Fla.

Port of Jacksonville, Fla.
Phosphate Terminal Opens New Northern Florida Industrial Opportunities
Jacksonville, Fla., Bulk Terminal

Johnson City

Johnson City Foundry and Machine Works


K


Kaolin

Kaolin and the Southern

Kings Mountain, N. C

The Maverick Metal Rides the Southern Lithium

Kohler Company

Southern Hauls a "First" for New Kohler Plant
Spartanburg, SC


L


Landrum, SC

Landrum Mills

Lane Company

76 Years of Service to the Lane Company

LCL

Southern Goes After Less-Carload Freight

Leather

Bona Allen, Inc.

Lexington, Ky.

Dixie Cup Division of American Can Company
Square D Company

Liberty National Life Insurance Company

Miniture Statue of Liberty Birmingham

Limestone

Lime business sweetens

Listerhill, Ala.

Reynolds Metals near Sheffield

Lithium

The Maverick Metal Rides the Southern

Loads

Dumpsters
Scrap metal baling press
Dumpsters
Large Tanks
Large Tank Load
Giant Fuel Tank
Reco Tanks, Inc., of Cayce, SC
Large Cable Shipment
Largest Single Carload of Wood
Piggyback Load to Redstone Arsenal
Washer Tank Load
Cement Plant Load
Large Tank Load
Oversize Loads - Routing High and Wide
Large Wood Load
Southern Gets Big Jobs
Tall Slabs Take Special Routing
Mammoth Reactor Rides Southern's Rails
Southern Ships Shell's Absorber
Nuclear Reactor Shipped by Schnabel
Large Pipe Load
Neither Rain, nor snow, nor sleet Cement Kiln
Charmin Shipment Tight Squeeze
Mile of Military Muscle
High, Wide and Handsome
Large Combustion Engineering Load
Caterpillar machines ride the rails
Largest load out of Jacksonville
Customers roar about Mr. Lion
Large Load - What is it? Rolling Mill
Debarking Drum Load

Loudon, Tenn.

Union Carbide

Louisville, Ky.

General Motors' Chevrolet Division warehouse
Nopco Chemical Company
General Electric Supply Company

Shelby Lowe

Shelby Lowe hits a new high in hobbies

Ludlow, Ky.

"Best Friend" Helps Ludlow, Ky. Celebrate 100th Birthday

Lumber

Lumber Rides the Southern
Bulkhead Flat Lumber Cars

Lynchburg, VA

Weyerhaeuser Company
Southern Gets Around a Problem at Lynchburg


M


Macon, Ga.

Passenger Terminal both before and after 1916
Clean cars for customers

Magnavox

Industry 1966-Boom and Room Greeneville, Tenn.

Manchester Shops

Manchester Shops Richmond, Va.

Mail

Rail Mail on the Chopping Block

Marshal, N.C.

French Broad River Bridge Opens

Mebane, N. C.

White Furniture Company

Memphis

Memphis piggyback facility expanded

Memphis and Charleston Railroad

How Dear to Our Hearts Locomotive # 201 on the old Memphis and Charleston Railroad

Military

Rails Across a Battleground
Southern's 125 Years on America's Defense Team
When Artillery First "Took to the Rails"
Rails across a battleground

Milling

J. Allen Smith & Co. Milling

Miniture Statue of Liberty

Liberty National Life Insurance Company Birmingham

Miniture Trains

"Back Yard Limited"
"Southern Railway Swan Lake Express" at the Cincinnati Zoo
Latest "Little Southern" Bows In at Marshall County Park near Guntersville, Ala

Minnesota Mining & Manufacturing Company

Decatur, Ala.

Mississippi Test Operations Center

Southern Meets "Space Age" Requirements NASA

Mobile

Alabama's Doorway to the World - the Port of Mobile

Mocha Coffee Company and Southern Tea Company

South's Industrial Progress . . . A - Okay Atlanta, Ga.

Montevallo, Ala.

Westinghouse

Morehead City, N. C.

North Carolina State Ports Authority Terminal at Morehead City
Partners in Progress at Morehead City, N. C.

Movie Fool's Parade

4501 Fools' Parade Stars Jimmy Stewart and 4501
Steam Stand-In Stars at Movie Premiere

MoW

Piledriver
Fire Damages Lake Pontchartrain Trestle
Detector Cars Catawba River bridge repair near Fort Mill, S. C
315 Aftermath of a River's Rampage
Rail Laying
Throwing Light on Clearance Problems
The Form of Future Usefulness Lining the Swannanoa Tunnel
Signal force on CNO&TP before 1906 between Flat Rock, Ky., and Helenwood, Tenn.
Maintaining Southern's Lake Pontchartrain Bridge
The Days They Changed the Gauge
Welded Rail
Instant Railroad Track
Southern's Timbering & Surfacing: New Methods for an Old Job
Southern's R-1 Car: Scientific Track Evaluation
Southern Develops Concrete Tie for Timber Trestles
Consolidator May Help Settle Ballast Problems
Track Panel Car
Obstructions pose no problems for Southern's camera car
Train Dynamics Analyzer
Southern gangs smooth the way
Laying Welded Rail
Southern Developed Ballast Cleaner
Birmingham frog shop keeps our people hopping


N


Nancy Hanks

Dome Car brings new look to Nancy Hanks II

NASA

Southern Meets "Space Age" Requirements Mississippi Test Operations Center

Natural Gas Shipments

at Ravensworth, Va.

Natural Tunnel VA

Entrance in 1915

Naval Ordance

Mighty Mouse" Goes Piggyback

Neely's Incorporated

Greenville, S. C.

New Bern, N. C.

Superior Stone rock quarry

New Equipment

New Equipment purchased in 1947

New Orleans

Working on Diesel at Night at New Orleans
Freeport Nickel Company
Port + Industry + Railroads = Progress
The Trolley's Turn to Ride
Maintaining Southern's Lake Pontchartrain Bridge

NewsPrint

Newsprint
New Services for Newsprint Traffic

NMRA

Model Railroaders Visit Southern

NRHS

Charleston Hosts NRHS

Ninety Six, SC

Greenwood Mills

Norcross, Ga

Station Office in 1924

Norfolk VA

Norfolk, Va. - The Port Railroads Built

Norfolk & Western Merger

NW and Southern seek to join forces
NW and Southern getting it all together
ICC accepts NW-SR consolidation request
ICC hearings on consolidation begin
The great railroad merger

Norfolk & Southern (Original) Merger

Norfolk Southern Merger

Nopco Chemical Company

Louisville, Ky.

North Carolina State Ports Authority

North Carolina State Ports Authority Terminal at Morehead City


O


Occidental Agricultural Chemicals Corporation

Phosphate Terminal Opens New Northern Florida Industrial Opportunities

Oil Movement

Railroads to the Rescue-Again!

Old Dominion Iron and Steel Corporation

Old Dominion Iron and Steel Corporation Richmond, VA

Orangeburg, N. C.,

Visit by Theodore Roosevelt in October, 1900

Ortner Freight Cars

10,000th Ortner rapid discharge car goes on line

Otemstrand Research Center

RTP, NC

Oversized Loads

Giant Generator Part Moves on the C&NW
steel tank used to creosote railroad ties
150 Ton Transformer VA
Southern Muscle Totes
Oversize Loads - Routing High and Wide
Southern Gets Big Jobs
Tall Slabs Take Special Routing
Southern Carries Heaviest Single Carload Schnabel Car
Obstructions pose no problems for Southern's camera car
Large Pipe Load
Making The Big Move
High, Wide and Handsome Westinghouse Schnabel Car
Large Combustion Engineering Load
Customers roar about Mr. Lion

Owens Corning Fiberglas

Aiken, SC
Industry 1966-Boom and Room Aiken, S.C.


P


Passenger Cars

Dome Car brings new look to Nancy Hanks II

Passenger Timetables

Modern Design For a Modern Railroad
The South Carolina Canal & Rail Road Company in 1841

Peaches

From Orchard to Market Via Southern

Phosphate Terminal

Phosphate Terminal Opens New Northern Florida Industrial Opportunities

Picture Quiz

Pic Quiz

Pile Driver

New Bridge Over Chickasaw Creek
315 Aftermath of a River's Rampage

Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company

Fiberglass
The Fiber Glass Flyer
Pittsburgh Plate Glass CompanyShelby, NC

Pride, Ala

Transloader facility to serve Georgia Power
Southern Railway takes pride in transloader

Prison

Steel Rails Trough Prison Walls/A>

Poly Products

Spartanburg, SC Foam, Plasitc and Rubber

Ports

North Carolina State Ports Authority Terminal at Morehead City
Commerce Hits High Tide at Charleston, S. C.
Port + Industry + Railroads = Progress New Orleans, La.
Brunswick's "Operation Comeback"
Alabama's Doorway to the World - the Port of Mobile
Brunswick Dedicates New Docks
Port of Jacksonville, Fla.
Norfolk, Va. - The Port Railroads Built
Port of Richmond VA
Savannah - Blending Foreign Trade With Industrial Progress
State Pier 8, Columbus Street Terminal at Charleston, S. C.
Partners in Progress at Morehead City, N. C.
Southern Gets Big Jobs Charleston, S. C.
Charleston's port flexes new muscle

Pullman-Standard

Southern Accepts Delivery of 200,000th Car

Pulp Wood

Serving the South's Fast-Growing Pulp and Paper Industry With Southern and Central of Georgia Transportation
New Pulpwood chip unloading system
Unit Train Solves Wood Crisis


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R


Rader Tenn.

Coal chute torn down in 1923

Radishes

Radishes Ride the Rails

Rail

Making Rail for Southern Tracks

Railcar

Flat 1918 Cadillac Railcar

R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company

Brook Cove, NC

Red Cross Blood Donor Car

Red Cross Blood Donor Car

Research Car R-1

Scientific Track Evaluation

Reynolds Metals

Listerhill, Ala. near Sheffield
Industry 1966-Boom and Room Sheffield, Ala.

Richardson-Merrell, Inc.

Greensboro, N. C.

Richmond, Va.

Manchester Shops
Port of Richmond VA
Old Dominion Iron and Steel Corporation

Riegel Paper Corp.,

Chamblee, Ga.

River Street Rambler

"River Street Rambler" stars in Savannah

Rome, Ga.

Industry 1966-Boom and Room General Electric

RTP, NC

Otemstrand Research Center

Rutland Fire Clay Company

South's Industrial Progress . . . A - Okay Gastonia, N. C.


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Saluda Mountain

No. 9 at the top of Saluda Mountain

Savannah, Ga

Savannah - Blending Foreign Trade With Industrial Progress
"River Street Rambler" stars in Savannah

SCE & G - South Carolina Electric and Gas

The South Carolina Electric & Gas Company

Schnabel Cars

Mammoth Reactor Rides Southern's Rails
Southern Carries Heaviest Single Carload Westinghouse Car
Nuclear Reactor Shipped by Schnabel
Making The Big Move
Turbine Load on Schnabel
High, Wide and Handsome Westinghouse Car

Selma, Ala

SR shoots S-5 cannon down to Selma

Shays

Campbell Limestone Company shay at Beverly, S. C.
Shays in the Great Smokies

Sheffield, Ala.

Industry 1966-Boom and Room Reynolds Aluminum

Sheffield Yard

Sheffield Yard: Data And Box Cars On The Move

Shelby, NC

Fiberglass Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company
The Fiber Glass Flyer
Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company

Shock and Vibration testing of a Boxcar

SR Box Car Records Shocking Experience

Skyland, N. C.

Gerber Products Company near Asheville

Slide Detector Fences

Slide Detector Fences

Snow Lumber Company

Snow Lumber Company High Point, N.C.

Solar Power

Prospects bright for solar power Let the sunshine in

South Boston, Va.

United States Plywood Corp

Southern Electric Generating Company

South's Industrial Progress . . . A - Okay Wilsonville, Ala.

Soybean Complex

CPA Soybean Complex: "Dream Come True"

Spartanburg, SC

Southern Hauls a "First" for New Kohler Plant
Poly Products Foam, Plasitc and Rubber
Spartanburg, SC

Spencer Yard

Spencer Yard The high pressure sodium light touch

Sperry Detector Cars

How Do I Look, Doc?

Square D Company

Lexington, Ky.

South Carolina Railroad

Regulations of stations on South-Carolina Rail Road

Southern History

Bicentennial History Part 1
Bicentennial History Part 2
Bicentennial History Part 5
Bicentennial History Part 6The making of a modern railway system

Southern Revenue

Southern revenues top $1 billion in '76

Southern Screw Company

Statesville, N. C.

Southern Spending

Southern plans record capital expenditures: $253 million in 1978
Capital 1979 outlays boosted to $285 million
Southern's 1981 capital spending matches last year's $310 million

Springs Cotton Mills

Grace, SC

Steamorama!

Steamorama! 750, 4501, and the Flying Scotsman

Steam Locomotives

Shay Campbell Limestone Company shay at Beverly, S. C.
Shay Shays in the Great Smokies
Unknown about 1896 of Atlanta and Fort Valley train at Woolsey station
Unknown at Danville, Ky., August 16, 1906
Unknown "The Crescent" between Spartanburg and Greenville, S. C., July, 1926.
Unknown Tennessee, Virginia & Georgia Railway train photographed prior to 1894
Unknown North Carolina Railroad 1896
Unknown Blossburg, Ala. in the spring of 1910
Unknown Train No.44 was on its way to New Orleans, on Southern's Lake Pontchartrain Trestle,
Unknown Switcher in Monroe Yard in Virginia
Unknown on the Sheffield & Birmingham Railroad in 1886
Unknown AGS Yard Engine around 1902
Unknown Royal Plam in 1925
Unknown Inman Yard engine in 1927
Unknown FDR funeral train arriving in Atlanta, Ga.
0-4-0 South Carolina Rail Road's Pheonix
0-4-0 Atlanta and Charlotte Air - Line Railway in West Point, Va. after in 1868
0-4-0 "Maud" in 1938
0-6-0 at Sheffield, Ala., in 1914
0-6-0Yard Goat at Columbia SC
0-6-0 Virginia Blue Ridge Ry
0-6-0 Cleveland, Tenn. in 1914
0-8-0 in 1907
2-6-0 1907 at ReidsviIIe, N. C.,
2-6-0at Newport, Tenn., in about 1924 or 1925
2-6-0 Georgia and Pacific Railroad in Tallapoosa, Ga. during 1888
2-8-0 Heiskell Pusher
2-8-0 at Knoxville
2-8-0 Camel back locomotive on the Southern
2-8-0 first train serving Moultrie, Ga
2-8-8-2 "Big Liz," an Alabama Great Southern around 1915
4-4-0 wreck
4-4-0 in 1896 at Jarrets, N. C
4-4-0 Greensboro, N. C., in 1897
4-4-0 Georgia Northern 325
4-4-0 in 1887 on what was then the Sheffield & Birmingham Railroad.
4-4-0 AGS local train taken at Tuscaloosa in 1905
4-4-0 Rockaway Valley Railroad on the Georgia Northern
4-6-0 Jacksonville, Fla. in 1921
4-6-0 Built by Baldwin for the South Carolina Railroad in 1859
4-6-2 Crescent Limited
4-6-2 Double heading through Chattanooga, Tenn., in 1925
4-6-2 Pulling the "Crescent Limited" near Grover, N.C.during 1932
4-8-2 through Wilmore, Kentucky, sometime in 1943
5 Interstate's 2-8-0
17 Georgia & Florida locomotive No.17, in Douglas, Ga. during 1912
28
59 builders photo of South Carolina & Georgia Railroad, locomotive
60 on the Queen and Crescent in 1890 at Junction City, Ky
77 The Colonel feeds hungry engine 77
122 Formerly ETV&G 434
172 in Attalla, Ala. during 1907
188 AGS Engine 188 was photographed at Bessemer about 1900.
201 on the old Memphis and Charleston Railroad
315 at Jellico, Tenn., in the late 1890's
383
390 On the turntable at Nenderson, NC
395 in 1923 at Birmingham, Ala.
504 at Oakdale, Tenn., in 1916
575 leaving Richmond, Va., for West Point in July 1948
579 CNO&TP Engine 579 was photographed in 1896
594 4-6-2 Georgia Southern and Florida in 1911
601 1914 built Finley Yard at Birmingham, Ala.
630 In Asheville, N. C. during 1948
820 in 1907
949 on Selma roundhouse turntable in 1947
962 on Murphy Branch
955 August, 1901
1065 at Knoxville, Tenn.,
1079 in Tuscumbia, Ala., during 1915
1002 After a wreck on February 28, 1902, at Couch Creek, Ga.,
1111 November 11, 1911 at Harrisonburg Branch
1118 South Richmond (Va.) yard sometime during 1894 or 1895
1211
1223 takes on water at Charleston, S. C., on December 20, 1948
1226 at Robious, Va.
1301 Atlanta, Ga. during the late 1920's
1380 in 1936 at Hickory Hill, Va.
1380
1380 in 1947 near Lula, Ga.
1382 stops for water in Danville, Va., in August 1948
1401 That Future Generations May Know
1401 Illuminating Our Heritage - Southern's No. 1401
1401 180 Million New Owners
1461 Birmingham, Ala
1490 on James River Viaduct near Lynchburg, Va.
1516 at Knoxville, Tenn.
1669 In spencer Yard during 1909
1683 at Knoxville, Tenn.
1700 at Atlanta
1849 decorated for the World War II Bond Drive
1862 Inman Yard, Atlanta
3754 at Greenville, S. C., station 1n 1908
3858 in August of 1914 at Rome, Ga.
4058 at Asheville
4501 Taken during either 1911 or 1912 at Bull's Gap, Tenn.
4501 Fools' Parade Stars Jimmy Stewart and 4501
4501 pulls Circus Train
4543 Woodlawn Yard in Birmingham, Ala., taken in 1908
4547 At Bremen, Ga., in 1914
4547 At Bremen, Ga., in 1912
4568 steams through South Carolina during the summer of 1948
4621 at Reidsville, N.C., sometime between 1940 and 1945.
4896 At Atlanta, Ga.
4897 At Atlanta, Ga. in 1947
5025 Summer 1948
6330Last steam engine run on June 17, 1953
6977 on the Queen and Crescent in 1921
First and Last Steam engine at Charleston, S. C.

Steam Locomotive Book

Fogg and Steam by Frank Clodfelter

Steam Locomotive's Last Run

Run of Last Steam Locomotive
The Last Run of Engine 6330

Steam Program

Odyssey of the "4501"
A Steamin' Summer
Homecoming for 4501
Charleston Hosts NRHS
NRHS Members Double Their Pleasure
Super Steam
Sears Has Everything S&A 750 as IC 382 for Sears Commercial
Southern generates steam excitement

Steel

Old Dominion Iron and Steel Corporation Richmond, VA

Stirling Homex

New Homes By Rail

Sugar

Crystallized Sunshine Rides the Southern

Sugar Mill Construction

Southern's link in assembly line for Sugar Mill construction

Sunbright VA

The Maverick Metal Rides the Southern Lithium

Superior Stone

Rock quarry New Bern, N. C.

Swan Express

"Southern Railway Swan Lake Express" at the Cincinnati Zoo

Swannanoa Tunnel

The Form of Future Usefulness


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Toca, La

Texas Natural Gasoline

Tanning

Bona Allen, Inc.

Taylorsville, NC

Broyhill Furniture Factories

Telephone Repair Truck Movement

after Hurricane Dora

Tennessee Coal

For Georgia Power

Tennessee River Pulp & Paper Company

Counce, Tenn.

Texas Natural Gasoline

Toca, La

Ties

TIES - A fond farewell after 35 years

Timetables

Modern Design For a Modern Railroad
The South Carolina Canal & Rail Road Company in 1841

Tobacco Shipments

Hogshead Tobacco Car More Jobs for Southern's "Big Boy"
Specialized Southern Service For the "Summertime King'

Tours

Businessmen Tour Southern at Chattanooga
Army Eeserve Railway Unit tour Potomac Yard
Directors Given "Concentrated Short Course in Modern Railroading"
An Analyst's Eye View of Southern
Alabama State Docks: 40 Years of Service

Transloading

Transloading

Track Panel Car

Rail Laying
Instant Railroad Track
Track Panel Car

Tug

Louisville worked the Elizabeth River

Tweetsie Railroad

Tweetsie Comes Home


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Union Bag Camp Paper Corporation

Wellford, S. C.

Unit Train Servicing

New servicing facility improves unit train service

United States Pipe and Foundry Company

United States Pipe and Foundry Company

Union Carbide

Loudon, Tenn.

United States Plywood Corp

South Boston, Va.


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Valdosta, Ga.

CPA Soybean Complex: "Dream Come True"


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Watermelons

Loading Watermelons
Loading Watermelons in 1926

Walking Beam Steam Engine

116 Years Old and Still Going Strong from Charleston Shops

Welded Rail

Welded Rail
Field Welding of Ribbon Rail
Welded Rail Reaches Milepost 5,000 Miles

Weyerhaeuser Company

Lynchburg, Va.

Well Car

Southern's "Well" Car Lowers The Load Combustion Engineering

Wellford, S. C.

Union Bag Camp Paper Corporation

Wells Viaduct

Wells Viaduct near Toccoa, Ga., was on hand in 1913

West Point, Va.

Tour of a Tonnage Producer Chesapeake Corporation Pulp and Paper Mill

Western Electric

Charlotte, NC

Westinghouse

Montevallo, Ala.

White Furniture Company

White Furniture Company Mebane, N. C.

Wilsonville, Ala.

South's Industrial Progress . . . A - Okay Southern Electric Generating Company

Wood Chip Dumper

Rotary Wood Chip Dumper


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Yards

Ernest Norris Yard
Progress - Ernest Norris Yard
Danville, Ky. in 1907
Southern System Directors See New Chattanooga Yard
Citico Yard - Classroom for Future Financiers
Central of Georgia Yard Being Enlarged at Augusta
Spencer Yard Sheffield Yard: Data And Box Cars On The Move The high pressure sodium light touch


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