North Carolina Railroads - Cape Fear & Yadkin Rail Road


Year Chartered or Incorporated

Year Line Operational

Year Service Ended

Planned Starting Point

Planned Ending Point



Never in Ops

Never in Ops

Fayetteville, NC

Yadkin Valley
Company formed, but never had enough funds to move forward. The project was abandoned primarily because those in the western part of the state would not invest any money.
Several sources assert that this line was named the Cape Fear & Yadkin Valley Rail Road, but the 1832 legislative Act granting the original charter clearly has the name of Cape Fear & Yadkin Rail Road.

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