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Organization: Southern Railway

Southern Railway

Now known as the current incarnation of the Norfolk Southern Railway, a railroad based in the Southern United States

The railroad is the product of nearly 150 predecessor lines that were combined, reorganized and recombined beginning in the 1830s, formally becoming the Southern Railway in 1894 -- Wikipedia

NameLocationArchitects/Engineers
Railway StationNC, Rowan Co, SalisburyFranklin Pearce Milburn
Railway StationTN, Knox Co, KnoxvilleFranklin Pearce Milburn
Railway StationVA, DanvilleFranklin Pearce Milburn
Railway StationVA, LynchburgFranklin Pearce Milburn
Railway StationVA, Richmond CityFranklin Pearce Milburn

Extracted from histories and directories. More records and links to sources; Click column header to sort.

TypeFirstLastRoleYearsLocation
RailroadsC. K.Ackert Manager1902DC, Washington
RailroadsAlexander B.Andrews VP1902NC, Wake Co, Raleigh
RailroadsH. C.Ansley Treasurer1902DC, Washington
RailroadsWilliam Henry, JrBaldwin VP1894-1896DC, Washington
RailroadsEdward EmersonBetts supt car service1902
RailroadsC. H.Bowers Foreman C. R1902DC, Washington
RailroadsJ. D., JrCarter secretary1901
RailroadsJ. M.Culp VP1902DC, Washington
RailroadsClarence E.Curtis Clerk1918
RailroadsJohn A.Dickinson commercial agent1915CA, Los Angeles Co, Los Angeles
RailroadsJ. A.Dodson Supt,West.Dist1902TN, Hamilton Co, Chattanooga
RailroadsR. A.Dugan Asst Manager1902DC, Washington
RailroadsEdward Miall JrDurham General Agent1917TN, Hamilton Co, Chattanooga
RailroadsCarson NereusEnglish 1916SC, Richland Co, Columbia
RailroadsW. W.Finley VP1902DC, Washington
RailroadsMilo S.Freeman auditor1890
RailroadsFrank S.Gannon VP1902DC, Washington
RailroadsThomas HallGatlin 1916DC, Washington
RailroadsGeorge MontgomeryGlazier auditor1909-1914OH, Cuyahoga Co, Cleveland
RailroadsAlexanderGrant general supt1918DC, Washington
RailroadsJohn J.Griffin agent1879GA, Richmond Co, Augusta
RailroadsOttoGumpper building inspector1915IN, Allen Co, Fort Wayne
RailroadsHenry StevensHaines Engineering Corps1917NY, New York Co, New York City
RailroadsAbraham TracyHardin maintenance of way dept1894-1898
RailroadsS. H.Hardwick Passenger Asrt1902DC, Washington
RailroadsFrederic CharlesHarrington Assistant Engineer1915DC, Washington
RailroadsFairfaxHarrison Solicitor1902DC, Washington
RailroadsW. A.Henderson Asst Counsel1902DC, Washington
RailroadsS.Higgins Tech. Supt1902DC, Washington
RailroadsAlex P.Humphrey Asst Counsel1902KY, Jefferson Co, Louisville
RailroadsOtis BrantleyLackey resident engineer1916TN, Shelby Co, Memphis
RailroadsH. H.Langhton Auditor of Disburs1902DC, Washington
RailroadsR. D.Lankford Secretary1902NY, New York Co, New York City
RailroadsFred MitchellLaxton 1896-1897NC, Mecklenburg Co, Charlotte
RailroadsHarold CliftonLibby Assistant Engineer1915DC, Washington
RailroadsJames EmoryMann 1916NC, Guilford Co, Greensboro
RailroadsCharles WilkinsMason agent1911-1913NC, Buncombe Co, Asheville
RailroadsDavid, JrMeriwether Assistant Engineer1902-1905
RailroadsDavid, JrMeriwether in Construction Department1901-1902KY, Jefferson Co, Louisville
RailroadsRichardMeriwether Motive Power Department1897TN, Knox Co, Knoxville
RailroadsJ. P.Minetree Purchasing Agent1902DC, Washington
RailroadsWilmot K.Morley supt1901-1903KY, Jefferson Co, Louisville
RailroadsE. A.Niel Freight Agent1902DC, Washington
RailroadsJames CurtisParker 1922
RailroadsCharles SpencerPhelps roadmaster1900SC, Charleston Co, Charleston
RailroadsA. H.Plant Auditor1902DC, Washington
RailroadsWilliam DurwardPollock attorney1905-1907
RailroadsT. C.Powell Freight Traffic Manager1902DC, Washington
RailroadsThomas ScottRollins counsel1903
RailroadsWaldo Brigham, JrRyder 1899NC, Mecklenburg Co, Charlotte
RailroadsJ. H.Sands Supt, Eastern Dist1902NC, Rowan Co, Salisbury
RailroadsJohn FrankSchwed Engineering Department1901-1907TN, Knox Co, Knoxville
RailroadsJ. N.Seale Supt Transpn1902DC, Washington
RailroadsW. R.Shelby secretary, treasurer1870-1873
RailroadsJames HerveySimpson supt car service1895-1897
RailroadsH. B.Spencer Manager St Louis Lines1902MO, St Louis City
RailroadsSamuelSpencer President1902NY, New York Co, New York City
RailroadsJohn AlbertSteele civil engineering dept1916TN, Shelby Co, Memphis
RailroadsFrancis LyndeStetson Counsel1902NY, New York Co, New York City
RailroadsW. A.Turk Passenger Traffic Manager1902DC, Washington
RailroadsW. A.Vaughan div supt, asst to gen supt1897-1904
RailroadsW. A.Vaughan gen supt, supt car service1894-1895
RailroadsLeonard GriffithWallis civil engineer1926DC, Washington
RailroadsPeter GibbeonWalton trainmaster, Div. supt1905-1910
RailroadsW. H.Wells Civil Engineer1902DC, Washington
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