Atlantic and Danville Railway Company

the railroad of southside Virginia
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W.E. Griffin, Jr. , [Richmond, Va.]
Atlantic and Danville Railway Company., Norfolk, Franklin, and Danville Railway Company., Railroads -- Virg

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Statementby William E. Griffin, Jr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTF25.A74 G75 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination152 p., [1] leaf of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2417369M
LC Control Number87090852

The Atlantic and Danville Railway (reporting mark AD) was a Class I railroad which operated in Virginia and North Carolina. The company was founded in and opened its mainline between Portsmouth, Virginia and Danville, Virginia in The Southern Railway leased the company from –Locale: Virginia.

The Norfolk, Franklin & Danville Railway is best remembered for its interesting fleet of American Locomotive Company (Alco) diesels. However, the NF&D was only a product created after parent Norfolk & Western took over the property and renamed it.

The Atlantic & Danville Railway (reporting mark AD) was a former Class I railroad that operated between Portsmouth and Danville, Virginia, and a section in North Carolina. In March it was merged with the Norfolk Southern Railway and became largely redundant.

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The company was founded in and opened its mainline between Portsmouth, Virginia and Danville, Virginia in The Southern Railway leased the company from – The.

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Franklin and Danville Railroad. The book has also been updated to cover the history of the railroad since the creation of the Norfolk Southern Corporation and provides a new color section that will be 5/5(1).

THE ATLANTIC & DANVILLE RAILWAY COMPANY/Griffin. Book: $ USD. This is the revised and expanded second edition of the original book published in This book is the history of the A&D, an interesting southern Virginia shortline.

List price $, hardcover, mostly b&w photos, but some color, pages. Posted “The Dick & Willie” is a historical account of the Danville & Western Railway Company and its predecessor, the Danville & New River Railroad, with a brief overview of its successor, the Carolina & Northwestern Martinsville dsc-sports.com mile short line railroad traveled through the hills and valleys of southwest Virginia and piedmont North Carolina for more than a century, carrying.

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After the Civil War railroads exploded in the US with hundreds of lines starting service all over the country.

ATLANTIC AND DANVILLE INTRODUCTORY. The Atlantic and Danville is a corporation of the States of Virginia and North Carolina. Its principal office is located in Norfolk, Va. On date of valuation, this company was controlled by B. Newgass & Company, Limited, of London, England, through ownership of a majority of the outstanding capital stock.

The Atlantic & Danville Railway: The Railroad of Southside Virginia- Limited quantity sale. Revised and expanded edition. The founders of the A&D had a dream that the railroad would someday be a link in a chain of railroads that would pass througBrand: TLC Publishing.

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THE ATLANTIC & DANVILLE RAILWAY COMPANY/Griffin Book, TLC Publishing $ SANTA FE STEAM SURVIVORS/Stagner-Yarger Book, South Platte Press. Friends of the Norfolk, Franklin and Danville Railway added 5 new photos to the album: Water Tower Location at Franklin, VA — at Franklin, VA.

December 31, · Photos of the location of the old water tower in Franklin, VA on the Atlantic and Danville (NFD) Railroad. ATLANTIC & DANVILLE R. Engineering News—September 19, Car ferries are very commonly used for the transfer of railway cars at harbors from the railway piers to private docks and yards, and also for transferring trains across rivers and the great lakes to connect certain railways forming through transportation routes.

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Email a friend. Used Book. Historical Information. The Norfolk & Western Railway was established through a reorganization of the bankrupt Norfolk and Western Railroad inthe latter company itself having arisen from the Atlantic, Mississippi & Ohio Railroad, a successor to the Norfolk and Petersburg Railroad.

Virginia Company History Sources COMPANY HISTORIES The Library of Virginia catalog lists published material about companies under the name of the company as the subject or under broader subject headings. The following are samples: Company Names Atlantic and Danville Railway Company Chesapeake Corporation of Virginia Ethyl Corporation.

The T-6 units were also used as a regular switcher for traffic in Franklin and for Suffolk. I would recommend you look up the book "The Atlantic & Danville Railway Company, The Railroad of Southside Virginia", by William E.

Griffin, jr. as a source of photos of the Alco T [Rick Morrison:]. The Atlantic and Danville Railway Company: the Railroad of Southside Virginia Format: Hardcover Authors: William E Griffin Jr ISBN Published: Out of print sinceWilliam E. Griffin, Jr. has updated and expanded his popular history of this colorful Virginia shortline railroad with a new layout and extensive new Brand: William E Griffin Jr.Atlantic and Danville [Railway Boxcar #] Title and statement of responsibility area.

Title proper. Atlantic and Danville [Railway Boxcar #] General material designation. Photograph; Parallel title. Other title information. Title statements of responsibility. Title notes.

Level of description.As was typical with branch lines during the World War II era and afterward, the dwindling passenger base facilitated these combined trains.

Bythe Southern Railway, which controlled the Danville and Western Railway through the Carolina and Northwestern Railway, was completely dieselized.