North Carolina Railroads - Aberdeen & West End Railroad

Acronym

Year Chartered or Incorporated

Year Line Operational

Year Service Ended

Original Starting Point

Original Ending Point

A&WE RR

1889

1893

1897*

Aberdeen, NC

Troy, NC
*1897 merged with the Asheboro & Montgomery Railroad into Aberdeen & Asheboro Railroad.
+ 1896 - Added a line to Asheboro to connect with the Southern Railway.
Was the Aberdeen & Star Railroad. This line was extended from Star to Troy in 1897.

From the 1st Annual Report of the North Carolina Railroad Commission, dated December 31, 1891:

The Aberdeen and West End Railroad Company was chartered February, 1889; organized October 21, 1889.

Chairman of the Board---------------- A. F. Page---------------------------- Aberdeen, NC.
President------------------------------ A. F. Page---------------------------- Aberdeen, NC.
Secretary-Treasurer ------------------ R. N. Page --------------------------- Aberdeen, NC.
General Superintendent---------------- J. R. Page---------------------------- Aberdeen, NC.
General Freight Agent------------------Henry A. Page -----------------------Aberdeen, NC.
General Ticket Agent ------------------Henry A. Page -----------------------Aberdeen, NC.

Property Operated:

From Aberdeen to Candor, 25-1/3 miles.

Towns on Route:

Blues Crossing > Aberdeen (1887)

Pinehurst (1895)

Victor (1889) > West End (1890)

Old Stores (1892-1899)

Eagle Springs (1890)

Pharsala (1888) > Eagle Springs #2 (1892)

Inland (1890-1896)

Candor

Filo (1888) > Biscoe (1897)

Hunsuckers Store > Star (1887)

Troy



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