Southern Railway (U.S.)

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The Southern Railway was one of the major freight and passenger railroads in the southeast U.S. until 1982, and is now part of Norfolk Southern. Lines formerly operated by it or a subsidiary should be tagged old_railway_operator=Southern in addition to railway=rail (if still in use) or railway=abandoned.

See Wikipedia:WikiProject Trains/ICC valuations for a chronology (which may have some errors) of lines constructed by the Southern and predecessors, compiled by the Interstate Commerce Commission in 1918.

Below is a list (roughly complete) of ex-Southern lines, with mapping status.

MP From To Status Notes
(-) Alexandria Columbus
Alexandria Union Street Branch
F Neapolis (Danville) West Point
Manchester Junction Rocketts
Belle Isle Junction Belle Isle
Granite Westham Granite Quarry
O Charlotte Mooresville
Mooresville Statesville
Alexandria Bluemont leased to W&OD
D Clinton Harriman Junction
Oliver Springs Big Mountain
R Wilton Burstall (Mobile Junction)
Gurnee Junction Blocton
Embreeville Junction Embreeville
A Bristol Memphis
I Cleveland Cohutta
Atlanta Junction Anniston
N Anniston Lauderdale
Cave Springs Ore Mines
Cochran Hawkinsville
Docks Junction Turtle River Docks
S Salisbury New Line
Roe Junction Morristown
H Ooltewah Brunswick
K&O connection Panola
TC Smith (Moccasin Gap) Bulls Gap
KA Knoxville Maryville
Marion Junction Akron
K Fox (North Rome) Attalla
R Charlotte Augusta
V Alston C&G Junction (Greenville)
Hodges Abbeville
Z Belton Walhalla
Howell Armour
North Birmingham Coalburg
Coalburg Mines 9 and D
Patton Patton Junction
Corona No. 3 Mines
Woodlawn Bessemer
Henry Ellen Mines
Horse Creek
Cardiff Brazil Mines
Jefferson Blossburg
Offerman Hooper Mines
America Junction America
Oakman Coal Valley
Oakman Atlas Coal Company
K Pomona North Wilkesboro
D Clarksville Durham
T Murphy Junction (Asheville) Murphy
Oxford Henderson
Statesville Taylorsville
Atlanta Fort Valley
Moscow Sommerville
Tuscumbia Sweetwater
B Manassas Harrisonburg
Orange Gordonsville leased to C&O
CW Calverton Warrenton
Gretna Pittsville leased to Franklin and Pittsylvania Railroad
Riverton Front Royal
CG Knoxville Cumberland Gap
Knoxville Belt Junction
Edgefield Aiken
NE Lula Athens
EB Evansville Huntingburg
RB Rockport Rockport Junction
Huntingburg French Lick
VC East St. Louis Venice
Lincoln City Cannelton
Walnut Hill Drivers abandoned early
Villa Rica pyrite mines of Virginia-Carolina Chemical Company
C Knoxville Jellico L&N from Jellico to Hyde
C Hyde Fonde
Coal Creek Cambria
Vasper La Follette
Rector Coal Company
Morristown Corryton
Gadsden Attalla
East St. Louis Granite City
Castleman Junction Castleman
Seymour Coal Mines
Ardella Hansell
Briceville (Tennessee Mines) Minersville
Pinners Point ACL
Maryville Walland
Littleton Coal Mines of Sloss Sheffield Steel and Iron Company
Flat Top Extension Bessie Mines Connection
Spring Garden mines of Alabama & Georgia Iron Company
Ore Bend Junction Watts Ore Mines
Shoals Junction Ware Shoals leased to Ware Shoals Railroad
Cedar Bluff Alabama Steel & Wire Company mines
Okolona Calhoun City became Okolona, Houston and Calhoun City Railway
Piper Coal Mines
Woodlawn Bessemer cut-off
Tutwiler Coal, Coke & Iron Company
Seminary Junction Cameron Run leased to W&OD
Newcomb Woolridge-Jellico Coal
Galloway Coal Company
Goldsboro cut-off
Leftwich Junction Durmid
North Charlotte AT&O Junction
Lockhart Lockhart Junction
Athens belt line
CF Mt. Airy Sanford
Climax Ramseur
Greensboro Proximity Mills
Stokesdale Madison
Gulf Cape Fear Bluff
Mt. Airy Woodruff (Granite Quarry)
Toccoa Elberton
Parrish Drifton
Ensley Maxine
M McDonough Columbus
M High Point Asheboro
MB Marion Junction Mobile
Mobile Chicasaw
H Greensboro Goldsboro
Caraleigh Junction Caraleigh
L Winston-Salem Mooresville
Winston Junction Mooresville Junction Where was this?
NC-SC Junction (Virgilina) Holloway Mines
Clarksville Keysville
Chamblee Roswell
Morgans Fall
Batesburg Sievern
W Biltmore Columbia
Cayce Hardeeville
Perry Sievern
Kaolin Immaculate Mines
SB Kingville Marion
Ten Mile Lambs
SC Charleston Columbia
SA Branchville Augusta
Blacksburg Gaffney
Taylors Mill
North Augusta
Sumter Sumter Junction
Lawrenceburg Lexington
W East St. Louis SJ Tower (Cincinnati Southern Junction)
Belleville Junction Belleville
Versailles Georgetown
Harrodsburg Burgin
J Glenn (University) Chapel Hill
Maryville Alcoa
TR Hendersonville Lake Toxaway
N Yadkin Junction (Salisbury) Norwood
Union Copper Mines
Halls Mill Ferry
NA Sheffield Parrish
Riverton Junction Riverton
AB Berry Alta built later?
(-) Chattanooga Meridian
NO Meridian New Orleans
(-) Cincinnati Chattanooga
Burnside Burnside Landing
Harriman Petros
Linden Mines Appalachia
T Appalachia Moccasin Gap
Moccasin Gap Bristol
Bristol Mountain City
TB Big Stone Gap Darby Mines
Bailey Creek Mine
Fawn Creek Mine
Rexford Buladeen
Persia Junction Rogersville
BL Douglas (Leadvale) Ward (Bulls Gap) built later?
CO West Sevier Coster built later?
NR New River Sterling ex-Brimstone Railroad, built later
EG Emory Gap TVA built later
G Macon Jacksonville
B Valdosta Palatka
DW Stokesland Stuart
L Leakesville Junction Leakesville
Bushnell Fontana
Artemus Anchor
Lunsford Wheeler
Bowersville Hartwell
Hawkinsville Camilla
Cornelia Franklin
Craggy New Bridge
Craggy National Casket Company

MA Maplesville to Prattville (ex-M&O?) SA Woodlawn Junction to Ensley A Shrewsbury to East City Junction NT East City Junction to Rosin Junction LS Rosin Junction to Port Nickel PT Poydras Junction to Toca CV Cumberland Gap to Middlesboro (ex-L&N?) MR Appolo Branch (ex-L&N?) MS Bell County Branch (ex-L&N?) H Rockwood to Caney Creek (ex-TC?) CB CB Junction to Keensburg (ex-NYC?) BY Warrick to Lynnville Mine HG Bowlin to Gebo DL Donaldson Junction to Michelin C Cayce to Edmund

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