North Carolina Railroads - Carolina Southern Railway

Acronym

Year Chartered or Incorporated

Year Line Operational

Year Service Ended

Original Starting Point

Original Ending Point

CSR

1926

1927

1961*

Windsor, NC

Ahoskie, NC
* 1961 - Line abandoned.
+ 1927 - Organized on April 1, 1926 and immediately acquired the Wellington & Powellsville Railroad.

From the Twenty-Fourth Report of the North Carolina Corporation Commission for the Biennial Period, 1927-1928, with a Compilation of Railroad Returns for the Years Ending December 31, 1926 and 1927, provides the following information:

President ............................................. S. Wade Marr .......................................... Raleigh, NC
General Manager ................................. J.W. Foxx ................................................ Windsor, NC
Secretary ............................................. J.H. Matthews .......................................... Windsor, NC

Road Operated - Ahoskie, NC to Windsor, NC ..................................................... 22.5 miles 

Capital Stock ......................................................................................................... $150,000.00
Cost of Road ............................................................................................................ $55,700.00
Cost of Equipment .................................................................................................... Not Provided

Employees ................................................................................................................ 27-29

Towns on Route:

Windsor

Askewville

Cremo

Powellsville

Ahoskie



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