PROTOTYPE DOCUMENTATION AND INFORMATION


Below you will find a collection of documents pertaining to various aspects of the Southern Railway and Central of Georgia.  I am deeply indebted to David Bott, Fred Frailey, Michael Palmieri, Bryan Smith, Allen Stanley and the Railroad Data Exchange for their willingness to share this valuable information.

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Steam and Diesel Locomotives

  • Steam Locomotive Discriptions - 1947  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.
  • SR Condensed List and Description of Locomotives - 1983  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.

    Passenger Trains

  • Crescent Ltd. Car Names and the People Behind Them  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.
  • Pullman cars purchased by Southern  Includes subsequent dispositions.  Michael Palmieri.
  • CofG ORPTE Listings - 1960  Scans of the January 1960 Official Register of Passenger Car Equipment.
  • SOU ORPTE Listings - 1960  Scans of the January 1960 Official Register of Passenger Car Equipment.
  • CofG City of Miami - 1961  Fred Frailey Collection.
  • CofG City of Miami Consists 1967 - 1969  Fred Frailey Collection.
  • Passenger Train Consists - 1967  Fred Frailey Collection.
  • Passenger Train Consists - 1969  Fred Frailey Collection.
  • Select Passenger Train Consists - 1970 to 1979  Michael Palmieri.
  • Passenger Train Service and Train Off Summary - 1946 to 1966  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.

    Freight Trains

  • Freight Train Schedules - 1929  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.

    General Information

  • Operating Rules - 1956 
  • Locomotive and Derrick Restrictions - 1969  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.
  • Joint Industrial Guide - 1965  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.

    Employee Timetables

  • A&Y - 1934  Sanford to Mt. Airy, N.C.  David Bott Collection.
  • A&Y - 1943  Sanford to Mt. Airy, N.C.  David Bott Collection.
  • A&Y - 1944  Sanford to Mt. Airy, N.C.  David Bott Collection.
  • A&Y - 1946  Sanford to Mt. Airy, N.C.  David Bott Collection.
  • CRRofGa Southwestern Div. - 1890  Bryan Smith Collection.
  • CRRofGa Savannah and Western Div. - 1892  Bryan Smith Collection.
  • CofG Macon Div. - 1934  Bryan Smith Collection.
  • SR Atlanta Div. - 1932  Bryan Smith Collection.
  • SR Winston - Salem Div. - 1950  David Bott Collection.
  • SR Winston - Salem Div. - 1951  David Bott Collection.
  • SR Alabama Div. - 1972  Bryan Smith Collection.

    Track Maps & Charts

  • CofG Track Charts - 1960  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.
  • SR Asheville, N.C. map - 1916  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.
  • SR Asheville, N.C. map - 1927  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.
  • Birmingham, AL. map - 1935  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.
  • Birmingham, AL. map - 1982  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.
  • Charlotte, N.C. map - 1983  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.
  • Fayetteville, N.C. map - 1977  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.
  • Greenville, S.C. map - date unknown  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.
  • Memphis, TN. map - 1980  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.
  • Mobile, AL. map - 1980  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.
  • Saluda, N.C. Grade survey map - 1927  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.
  • Sheffield, AL. map - 1980  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.
  • Spartanburg, S.C. map - 1927  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.
  • Appalachia Division Track Profile - 1984  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.
  • Crescent Division Track Profile - 1984  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.
  • Kentuck Division Track Profile - 1984  Allen Stanley - Railroad Data Exchange.