North Carolina Railroads - Roanoke River Railway

Acronym

Year Chartered or Incorporated

Year Line Operational

Year Service Ended

Original Starting Point

Original Ending Point

RRR

1905

1907

1919*

Manson, NC

Drewry, NC
* 1919 - Acquired by the Townsville Railroad.
+ 1905 - Company organized on October 23, 1905 under the laws of North Carolina.

From the Ninth Annual Report of the North Carolina Corporation Commission, dated December 31, 1907, with Compilation of Railroad Returns for the Year Ending June 30, 1907:

President ........................................................... G.W. Morrow ...................................... Stovall, NC
General Manager ............................................... W.E. Trenchard ................................... Manson, NC
Secretary ........................................................... T.G. Trenchard  ................................... Manson, NC
Treasurer ........................................................... J.T. Morrow ........................................ Manson, NC
Traffic Manager ................................................. W.J. Tully ............................................. Manson, NC

Property Operated: Manson, NC to Drewry, NC .............................................................. 3 miles
Under Construction ........................................................................................................... 8 miles

Capital Stock .................................................................................................................... $30,000.00

Towns on Route:

Manson

Drewry

Townsville

The Thirteenth Annual Report of the North Carolina Commission for the Year Ending December 31, 1911, with Compilations from Railroad Returns for the Year Ending June 30, 1911, includes the routes of the Roanoke River Railway:

Towns on Route (12 miles):
Manson
Drewry
Townsville



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