ⓘ Chesapeake, Ohio and Southwestern Railroad. The Chesapeake, Ohio and Southwestern Railroad was a 19th-century railway company in Kentucky in the United States. ..

                                     

ⓘ Chesapeake, Ohio and Southwestern Railroad

The Chesapeake, Ohio and Southwestern Railroad was a 19th-century railway company in Kentucky in the United States. It operated from 1882, when it purchased the Paducah and Elizabethtown Railroad and the Memphis, Paducah and Northern Railroad, until 1896, when it was purchased by the Chicago, St. Louis and New Orleans Railroad. It later made up part of the Illinois Central network and its former rights-of-way currently form parts of the class-II Paducah and Louisville Railway.

It connected with the Owensboro and Nashville Railway subsequently part of the L&N network at Central City in Muhlenberg County.

                                     
  • purchased the Chesapeake Ohio and Southwestern Railroad and those former rights - of - way currently form parts of the class - II Paducah and Louisville. In
  • Louisville, Paducah and Southwestern Railroad until 1882, when it was purchased by the Chesapeake Ohio and Southwestern Railroad It later made up part
  • The Baltimore and Ohio Railroad reporting marks B O, BO was the first common carrier railroad and the oldest railroad in the United States, with its
  • The Chesapeake and Albemarle Railroad reporting mark CA is a short - line railroad that operates 68 miles 109 km of track from Chesapeake Virginia
  • and forming a connection with the Chesapeake and Ohio Railway at Elkhorn City, was completed in 1915. The Clinchfield was the last Class I railroad built
  • completed Brownsville and Ohio Railroad Holly Springs, Brownsville and Ohio Railroad Memphis and Knoxville Railroad Memphis and Raleigh Railroad This is one or
  • Southwestern Railroad reporting mark GSWR is a Class III short line railroad company that operates over 234 miles 377 km of track in southwestern
  • Indiana and Ohio Railway IORY Indiana Southern Railroad ISRR Indiana Southwestern Railway ISW Kankakee, Beaverville and Southern Railroad KBSR
  • that operates 96 miles 154 km of track in Southeastern Indiana and Southwestern Ohio Beginning in Shelby County, Indiana, the line runs generally southeast
  • passenger railroad station at 532 W. Center Street in Marion, Ohio As a union station it served several train lines: the Chesapeake and Ohio Railway