North Carolina Railroads - Seaboard & Raleigh Railroad

Acronym

Year Chartered or Incorporated

Year Line Operational

Year Service Ended

Original Starting Point

Original Ending Point

S&R RR

1873*

1873

1900**

Suffolk, VA Weldon, NC

Weldon, NC Raleigh, NC
** 1900 - Officially merged into the Seaboard Air Line Railway.
+ 1887 - Acquired the Georgia, Carolina & Northern Railroad during construction, and completed the line in 1892.

+ 1885 - Leased the Louisburg Railroad.

+ 1885 - Organized/Owned the Roanoke & Tar River Railroad.

* 1873 - Created by the merger of the Seaboard & Roanoke Railroad and the Raleigh & Gaston Railroad. Both participated in the creation of the Seaboard Air Line Railway in 1888. Both retained their identities until 1900 when officially merged into Seaboard Air Line Railway.

Towns on Route:

Line #1 - Suffolk, VA to Weldon, NC:

NC/VA State Line

Margarettsville

Seaboard

Garysburg

Weldon

Line #2 - Raleigh to Weldon:

Weldon

South Gaston

Littleton

Summit

Macon Depot > Macon (1881)

Warren Plains

Ridgeway

Manson

Middleburgh (1876)

Greystone (1887)

Brookston

Henderson

Kittrell

Franklinton

Pacific > Youngsville (1883)

Wake Forest

Forestville

Neuse

Huntsville

Raleigh



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