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**Unknown** Shelby Line, The
**Unknown** Great Sweetgum, Yubadam & Hoo Route, The  
Aberdeen & Rockfish Personal Service, The Route of  
Alabama & Vicksburg Railway Vicksburg Route  
Alabama Great Southern Railroad , The Queen & Crescent Route  
Alabama, Tennessee & Northern Railroad Corporation Mobile, Port-of, Route  
Alaska Railroad Moose Gooser 42
Alaska Railroad Mt. McKinley National Park Route  
Alberta & Great Waterways Arrive God Willing  
Algoma Central & Hudson Bay All Curves & High Bridges  
Allegheny Valley Railroad Low Grade  
Alton & Southern Railroad East St. Louis Outer Belt Line  
Ann Arbor Direct Route Linking East-North-West  
Apalachicola-Northern Railroad Port St. Joe Route  
Arcata & Mad River Annie & Mary  
Arcata & Mad River Awfully Muddy  
Argentine & Gray's Peak Railway Gray's Peak Route  
Arkansas & Louisiana, Missouri Personalized Transportation  
Arkansas & Louisiana, Missouri Gas Field Route  
Arkansas Valley Interurban AVI Route  
Arkansas, Oklahoma & Western Mr. Felkers Railroad  
Arkansas, Oklahoma & Western Fruit Belt Line  
Arkansas, Oklahoma & Western All Off & Walk  
Ashley, Drew & Northern Serving Southern Forests  
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway All Tramps & Sons of Guns Sent Free  
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway All Tramps Sent Free  
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Atcheson, The  
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Ate Tamales & Spat Fire  
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Chico 13
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Chief Daily Streamliner West  
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway El Capitan Coach Streamliner West  
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Grand Canyon Line  
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Grand Canyon Route (1903)  
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Horney Toad Line 33
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway San Francisco Chief, Route of the  
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Sani-Flush  
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Scout for Economy Travel West, The  
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Ship & Travel Santa Fe - All the Way  
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Shouldn't Paint So Fast 47
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Super Chief to California, The  
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Texas Chief, Route of the  
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Uncle John  
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway , The (1891 to date) Santa Fe Route  
Atlanta & New Orleans Short Line West Point Route  
Atlanta & St. Andrews Bay Railway Panama Canal Route  
Atlanta & St. Andrews Bay Railway Bay Line 4
Atlanta & West Point Railroad Atlanta & New Orleans Short Line  
Atlanta & West Point Railroad Old Reliable  
Atlanta & West Point Railroad West Point Route, The  
Atlanta, Birmingham & Atlantic Railroad Bee Line, The 5
Atlanta, Birmingham & Coast Railroad ABC  
Atlanta, Knoxville & Northern Railway Hiwasee Route  
Atlantic & East Coast Railroad Tobacco Belt Route  
Atlantic & Pacific Railroad Great Middle Route, The  
Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Always Cries Loudly  
Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Coast Line  
Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Old Mullet Road, the  
Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Plant System  
Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Standard Railroad of the South  
Atlantic, Valdosta & Western Railway Jacksonville Short Line 28
Austin & Northwestern Railroad , The Granite & Iron Belt Route  
Bainbridge Northern Railway Lumber Line, The  
Baltimore & Ohio B&O  
Baltimore & Ohio Backward & Obsolete  
Baltimore & Ohio Bats & Owls  
Baltimore & Ohio Beafsteak & Onions  
Baltimore & Ohio Best & Only  
Baltimore & Ohio Bum's Own, the  
Baltimore & Ohio Busted & Old  
Baltimore & Ohio Linking 13 Great States with the Nation  
Baltimore & Ohio Sentiinel Fast Freight Service  
Baltimore & Ohio Timesaver Service  
Baltimore & Ohio Royal Blue Line  
Baltimore, Chesapeake & Atlantic Black Cinders & Ashes  
Bangor & Aroostook BAR  
Bangor & Aroostook Serving Northern Maine  
Bangor & Aroostook Spud Drag, the 50
Bartlett Western Apostles, Route of the 3
Bath & Hammonsport Champagne Route, The  
Bay of Quinte Railway & Navigation Rathburn System (Canada)  
Bay View & Crooked Lake Broken Valise & Clothes Line  
Beaver, Mead & Englewood (Oklahoma) Butter, Milk & Eggs 8
Bellaire, Zanesville & Cincinnati Bent, Zig-Zag & Crooked  
Bellefontaine & Indiana Bee Line, The 5
Bessemer & Lake Erie Railroad Bessemer Route, The  
Birmingham & North Western Beer & No Whisky  
Black Mesa & Lake Powell Big Mess & Lots of Problems  
Black River & Utica Black River Line (Old)  
BNSF Bad News Santa Fe  
BNSF Been Nothing Since Frisco  
BNSF Big New Santa Fe  
BNSF Bigger Name Same Fine Railroad  
BNSF Bought New Santa Fe  
BNSF But No Santa Fe  
BNSF Buy Norfolk Southern First  
BNSF Bye Now Santa Fe  
Boston & Maine Sea Shore Route to the White Mountains, The  
Boston & Maine Bankrupt & Moribund  
Boston & Maine Broken & Maimed  
Boston & Maine Busted & Mangled  
Boston & Maine Busted & Mined  
Boston & Maine Minute Man, Line of the  
Boston & Maine Minuteman Service  
Bridgeton & Saco River Busted & Still Running  
Brunswick & Western Railroad Plant System  
Buffalo Southern Buffalo's Sorry Old Railroad  
Buffalo Union Carolina Busted Until Christmas  
Buffalo, Rochester & Pittsburgh Bumpy, Rocky & Peculiar  
Buffalo, Rochester & Pittsburgh Bums, Robbers & Pickpockets  
Burlington & Missouri Alphabet Line, the 1
Burlington Northern Bad News  
Burlington Northern Bent Nail  
Burlington Northern Better than Nothing  
Burlington Northern Bought Nothing  
Burlington Northern Bound Nowhere  
Burlington Northern Frisco Northern  
Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway Cedar Rapids Route  
Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway Iowa Route, The  
Cache Valley Railroad Promised Land Route  
California Western Railroad & Navigation Redwood Route, The  
Canada to Detroit Saint Claire Tunnel Service  
Canadian National Railroad Certainly No Rush  
Canadian National Railroad Crash National  
Canadian National Railroad Serves All Canada  
Canadian Pacific Railroad Can't Please  
Canadian Pacific Railroad Chinese Pacific  
Canadian Pacific Railroad Sleepy Rail  
Canadian Pacific Railroad Spans the World  
Canadian Pacific Railroad World's Most Complete Transportation System  
Canadian Pacific Railroad Wedding Band of the Confederation 73
Cape Girardeau & Chester Railroad , The Houck Railroads 34
Cape Girardeau & Thebes Bridge Terminal Railway Houck Railroads 34
Cape Girardeau Northern Railway Houck Railroads 34
Carolina & Northwestern Can't & Never Will 9
Carolina, Clinchfield & Ohio Railway Clinchfield Route, The 9
Castro Point Railway Fidelity, The Route of  
Cedar Rapids & Iowa City Railway Crandic Route, The 31
Central New Engl& & Western Railroad Poughkeepsie Bridge Route  
Central of Georgia Center Road, The  
Central of Georgia Right Way, The  
Central of Indiana Mud Hen, the  
Central Railroad of New Jersey, The New Jersey Central  
Central Railroad of New Jersey, The (Also, Jersey Central) Big Little Railroad  
Central Railroad of New Jersey, The (Also, Jersey Central) Jersey Central Lines  
Central Railroad of New Jersey, The (Also, Jersey Central) Royal Blue Line  
Central Vermont Railway (1906 only) Green Mountain Route  
Charleston & Savannah Railway Plant System  
Charleston & Western Carolina Augusta & Asheville Short Line  
Charleston, Cincinnati & Chicago Railroad 3 C Route, The  
Charleston, Cincinnati & Chicago Railroad Three C Route, The  
Charleston, Cincinnati & Louisville Straight Line  
Charleston, Clendennin & Sutton Railroad Elk Route  
Charlotte Harbor & Northern Railway Boca Grande Route  
Chattahoochee Valley Cotton for the looms of West Point  
Chattanooga Southern Railway Pigeon Mountain Line  
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway , The C&O for Progress  
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway , The Cheapskate & Ohio  
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway , The Cheesy  
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway , The Cheesypeake & Ohio  
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway , The Chessie  
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway , The George Washington's Railroad 27
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway , The Rhine, the Alps & the Battlefield Line, The  
Chesapeake & Western Crooked & Weedy  
Chesapeake & Western Trans-Virginias Route  
Chesapeake, Ohio & South-Western Railroad Mississippi Valley Route  
Chester, Perryville & Ste. Genevieve Railway , The Houck Railroads 34
Chicago & Alton Only Way, The  
Chicago & Eastern Illinois Evansville Route  
Chicago & Eastern Illinois Noiseless Route  
Chicago & North Western Railway 400, Route of the  
Chicago & North Western Railway Can't & Never Will Run Right  
Chicago & North Western Railway Cardboard & No Wheels  
Chicago & North Western Railway Carrier to No Where  
Chicago & North Western Railway Challengers, Route of the  
Chicago & North Western Railway Cheap & No Wages  
Chicago & North Western Railway Cheap & Nothing Wasted  
Chicago & North Western Railway Chicago & Norwegians  
Chicago & North Western Railway Chicago & No Where  
Chicago & North Western Railway Corroded Nuts Washers  
Chicago & North Western Railway Employee Owned  
Chicago & North Western Railway Employee Stoned  
Chicago & North Western Railway Northwestern Line, The  
Chicago & North Western Railway Overland Route  
Chicago & North Western Railway Southpaw 49
Chicago & North Western Railway Streamliner Fleet  
Chicago & South Bend Railroad Hoosier Route, The 32
Chicago Great Western Railroad Corn Belt Route  
Chicago Great Western Railway Chicago Great Weedy  
Chicago Great Western Railway Cinders Grass & Weeds  
Chicago Great Western Railway Gut Wagon, The  
Chicago Great Western Railway Lyle Line  
Chicago Great Western Railway Maple Leaf Route, The  
Chicago, Aurora & Elgin Roaring Elgin, The  
Chicago, Burlington & Northern Railroad Burlington, The  
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Quincy, The  
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Burlington Route  
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Cheapest, Best & Quickest  
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Chester, by-George & Quit 12
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Come Boys & Quit Railroading  
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Crash, Bang & Quake  
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Cuss The Boss & Quit  
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Everywhere West  
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad "Q", The  
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Way of the Zephyrs  
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Way West, The  
Chicago, Cincinnati & Louisville Railroad Straight Line, The  
Chicago, Indianapolis & Louisville Hoosier Line, The 32
Chicago, Indianapolis & Louisville Monon Route, The (1900 on) 32
Chicago, Kalamazoo & Saginaw Cuss, Kick & Swear  
Chicago, Milwaukee & Gary Railway Gary Line  
Chicago, Milwaukee & Gary Railway Rockford Route  
Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Fast Mail Line  
Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway America's Resourceful Railroad 2
Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway Cheapest, Meanest & Slowest to Pay  
Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad America's Resourceful Railroad 2
Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad C'mon Stop Praying & Push  
Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad Cheapest, Meanest & Slowest to Pay  
Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad Christ, Mary, St. Paul & St. Peter  
Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad Hiawathas, Route of the  
Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad Milwaukee Road, The  
Chicago, North Shore & Milwaukee Railroad North Shore Line  
Chicago, Ottawa & Peoria Railway Illini Trail  
Chicago, Ottawa & Peoria Railway McKinley Lines  
Chicago, Peoria & St. Louis Jacksonville South Eastern Line 36
Chicago, Peoria & St. Louis St. Louis Peoria Line  
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Freight Railroad's equivalent of Amtrak  
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railway Baby Railroad  
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railway Cri N Pee  
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railway Great Rock Island Route, The  
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railway Pet Rock  
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railway Rock Island Lines  
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railway Rock, The  
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railway Rockin Eye  
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railway Rotten Island  
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railway Wreck Island  
Chicago, Santa Fe & California Railway (1889) Santa Fe Route  
Chicago, South Shore & South Bend South Shore Lines  
Chicago, St. Louis & Kansas City Alton Road, The  
Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railway in 1891 Northwestern Line, The  
Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railway in 1891 Omaha Line, The  
Chino Valley Sugar Belt Route  
Choctaw Coal & Railway Choctaw Line  
Choctaw, Oklahoma & Gulf Railroad Choctaw Route, The  
Cincinnati, Bluffton & Chicago Corned Beef & Cabbage  
Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton Chicago Line  
Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton Great Central Line  
Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton Michigan Line  
Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton Cold, Hungry & Dirty  
Cincinnati, Indianapolis, St. Louis & Chicago Railway (1889) Kankakee Line - Big Four  
Cincinnati, Jackson & Mackinaw Railway (1889) Mackinac, The  
Cincinnati, New Orleans & Texas Pacific Railway , The Connections No Object, Tickets Please  
Cincinnati, New Orleans & Texas Pacific Railway , The Queen & Crescent Route  
Cincinnati, New Orleans & Texas Pacific Railway , The Rathole, The 46
Cincinnati, Newport & Covington Green Line, The  
Cincinnati, Portsmouth & Virginia Coat, Pants & Vest  
Cincinnati, Wabash & Michigan Railway , The Elkhart Line, The  
Cisco & Northeastern Railway Oil Belt Line  
Citizen's Traction (North Side Line) Folly Line, The  
Cleveland, Akron & Columbus Railway , The Mount Vernon & Panhandle  
Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago & St. Louis Bee Line, The 5
Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago & St. Louis Railway , The Big Four Route  
Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago & St. Louis Railway , The Can't Cut 'er Cocky, Steam's Too Low  
Cleveland, Columbus, Cincinnati & Indianapolis Railway Bee Line, The 5
Clinchfield Railroad Clinchfield Route 15
Coal Belt Railway (St. Louis, MO.) Shell Bark Route  
Coeur d'Alene Railway & Navigation Co. (owned by NP) Chippy Line 14
Colorado & Northwestern Railway Switzerland Trail, The  
Colorado & Southern Railway , The Colorado Road, The  
Colorado & Southern Railway , The Cough & Snort  
Colorado & Southern Railway , The Crooked & Slow  
Colorado & Wyoming Carpenter & Walrus  
Colorado Midland Railway , The Columbia River Route  
Colorado Midland Railway , The Pike's Peak Route  
Colorado Midland Railway , The Midland Route  
Columbia River & Northern Railway Klickitat Valley Route  
Columbia River & Northern Railway Regulator Line, The  
Columbia, Newberry & Laurens Crooked, Noisy & Late  
Columbus & Eastern Railroad , The Columbus & Zanesville Route  
Columbus & Greenville Delta Route, The  
Columbus, Hocking Valley & Toledo Railway , The Buckeye Route  
Columbus, Hocking Valley & Toledo Railway , The Chicago Short Line  
Concord & Montreal Merrimack Valley Route  
Conrail Clownrail  
Conrail Con Job  
Conrail Connedrail  
Conrail Constipated Railroad  
Conrail New Name, New Color, Still Penn Central  
Copper Range Railroad Copper Country Route  
Copper River & North Western Can't Run & Never Will 10
Cowlitz, Chehalis & Cascade 3 Cs, The  
Crystal River & San Juan Railroad , The Can't Run & Seldom Jumps  
Crystal River & San Juan Railroad , The Marble Road, The  
CSX Chemical Spill Experts  
CSX Crashed, Smashed & Exploded  
Dakota Southern Darn Slow Railroad  
Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Derails Most Everytime  
Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Desolate, Miserly & Emancipated  
Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Dog Meat Express  
Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Dummy  
Danville & Western Dick & Willie  
Dardanelle, Ola & Southern Mt. Nebo Route  
Davenport, Rock Island & North Western Railway Dig Right In & Never Weaken  
Davenport, Rock Island & North Western Railway Dri Line 21
Davenport, Rock Island & North Western Railway Tri-City Route  
Dayton & Troy Electric Railway (from 1930) Lima Route  
Dayton & Union Railroad Bee Line, The 5
Delaware & Hudson Canal , The Bridge Line, The  
Delaware & Hudson Canal , The Delay & Hesitate  
Delaware & Hudson Canal , The Durable & Hearty  
Delaware & Hudson Canal , The New Canada Short Line  
Delaware & Northern Damn Nuisance  
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Anthracite, Road of  
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad , The Delay, Linger & Wait  
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad , The Lack - O - Money  
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad , The Lackawanna Railroad  
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad , The Phoebe Snow, Route of the  
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad , The Road of Anthracite, The  
Delray Connecting Zug Island Road, The  
Denver & Interurban Railroad (electric) Kite Route, The  
Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad , The Action Road, The  
Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad , The Dangerous & Rapidly Getting Worse  
Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad , The Dirty, Ragged & Greasy  
Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad , The Grande, The  
Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad , The Main Street Through The Rockies  
Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad , The Moffat Tunnel Route, The  
Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad , The Rio Grande  
Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad , The Royal Gorge Route Scenic Line, The  
Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad , The Scenic Line of the World  
Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad , The Through the Rockies, Not Around Them  
Denver, Boulder & Western Switzerland Trail, The  
Denver, Leadville & Gunnison Railway , The South Park Line 48
Denver, Northwestern & Pacific Railway , The Moffat Road, The  
Denver, South Park & Pacific Railroad South Park Line 48
Denver, Texas & Fort Worth Railroad Texas Panhandle Route  
Denver, Texas & Fort Worth Railroad Denver Road, The 17
Denver, Texas & Gulf Railroad , The Denver Road, The 17
Denver, Texas & Gulf Railroad , The Panhandle, Texas - Route  
Des Moines & Kansas City Railway Keokuk Route  
Deseronto Navigation , Ltd. Rathburn System (Canada)  
Detroit & Mackinac Railway Defeated & Maltreated  
Detroit & Mackinac Railway Lake Huron Shore Line  
Detroit & Mackinac Railway Mackinac Mac  
Detroit & Mackinac Railway Mackinac Route  
Detroit, Toledo & Ironton Darn Tired & Independent  
Detroit, Toledo & Ironton Dirty, Twisted & Inconvenient  
Detroit, Toledo & Ironton Model T 41
Dominion Atlantic Land of Evangeline Route  
Dubuque & Dakota Damned Doubtful  
Duluth & Iron Range Railroad , The Vermilion Route  
Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range Missabe Road  
Duluth, South Shore & Atlantic Railway , The Damn Slow Service & Abuse  
Duluth, South Shore & Atlantic Railway , The Damned Small Salaries & Abuse  
Duluth, South Shore & Atlantic Railway , The Marquette Route, The  
Duluth, South Shore & Atlantic Railway , The Soo-Mackinaw Short Line, The  
Duluth, South Shore & Atlantic Railway , The South Shore  
Duluth, South Shore & Atlantic Railway , The South Shore Line (after 1900)  
Duluth, South Shore & Atlantic Railway , The Zenith City Short Line  
East Tennessee & Western North Carolina Eat Taters & Wear Nice Clothes  
East Tennessee & Western North Carolina Eat Taters & Wear No Clothes  
East Tennessee & Western North Carolina Exquisite Trains & What Nice Conductors  
East Tennessee & Western North Carolina Stemwinder, The  
East Tennessee & Western North Carolina Tweetsie  
East Tennessee, Virginia & Georgia Eat Turnups, Vinegar & Greens  
East Tennessee, Virginia & Georgia Kennesaw Route  
Edaville Railroad Cranberry Route  
Edmonton, Dunvegan & British Columbia Ever Dangerous & Badly Constructed  
El Paso & Northeastern Railway White Oaks Route  
El Paso & Southwestern Railroad Southwestern Route  
Electric Short Line Railway Luce Electric Lines  
Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway Chicago Outer Belt Line  
Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway Easy Jobs for Everyone  
Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway Egypt, Jerusalem & Elsewhere  
Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway J, The  
Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway Roarin' Elgin, The  
Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway (1889) Joliet Belt Line  
Erie Lackawanna Erie Lackatraffic  
Erie Lackawanna Erie Lackawampum  
Erie Lackawanna Erie, The 22
Erie Lackawanna Friendly Service Route, The  
Erie Lackawanna Leery Erie  
Erie Lackawanna Weary Lack-a-money  
Erie Railroad Picturesque Trunk Line of America  
Erie Railroad , 1903 on Erie, The 22
Erie Railway ; 1889-93 Erie, The 22
Eureka Southern Eel River Route, The  
Eureka Springs Health, The Road to  
Fairchild & North Eastern Foster's & No One Else's  
Fall Brook Coal Fall Brook Line  
Fernwood & Gulf Railroad Pine Leaf Route  
Findlay, Fort Wayne & Western Railway , The Tangent Line 71
Fitchburg Railroad Hoosac Tunnel Route  
Florence & Cripple Creek Gold Belt Line, The  
Florida East Coast Railway Flagler System 24
Florida East Coast Railway Going Places in Florida  
Florida East Coast Railway Speedway to America's Playgrounds  
Florida East Coast Railway St. Augustine Route  
Fonda, Johnstown & Gloversville Railroad Sacandaga Route  
Fort Dodge, Des Moines & Southern Railroad Fort Dodge Line, The  
Fort Smith & Western Footsore & Weary  
Fort Wayne, Cincinnati & Louisville Natural Gas Route  
Fort Worth & Denver City Railway Denver Road, The 17
Fort Worth & Denver City Railway Flat Wheels & Dirty Coaches  
Fort Worth & Denver City Railway Panhandle, Texas - Route  
Fox River Valley Fever, The  
Frankfort & Cincinnati Blue Grass Shorline, The  
Frankfort & Cincinnati Kentucky Midland Route, The  
Frankfort & Cincinnati Short Line, The  
Frankfort & Kokomo Rabbit Track Line, The 45
Fremont, Elkhorn & Missouri Valley Railroad Northwestern Line, The  
Gainsville & Northwestern Railroad Nacoochee Valley Route  
Galveston, Harrisburg & San Antonio Sunset Route  
Galveston, Houston & Northern Bay Shore Line  
Georgia & Alabama Railway Savannah Short Line  
Georgia & Florida God Forgot  
Georgia & Florida God Fosaken  
Georgia Railroad, Camak to Macon branch Macon Road, The  
Georgia Southern & Florida Railway Go Slow & Flag  
Georgia Southern & Florida Railway Gophers, Snakes & Frogs  
Georgia Southern & Florida Railway Suwanee River Route  
Georgia, Florida & Alabama Railway Gophers, Frogs & Alligators  
Georgia, Florida & Alabama Railway Sumatra Leaf Route  
Georgia, Southwestern & Gulf Georgia, Slopwagon & Garbage  
Grand Canyon Route, 1903 Santa Fe Route  
Grand Junction and Grand River Valley Railway , The Fruit Belt Route, The 26
Grand Rapids & Indiana Railway Fishing Line, The  
Grand Trunk Railway Old Grand Trunk  
Grand Trunk Western Good Track  
Grand Trunk Western Grand Junk Western  
Graysonia, Nashville & Ashdown Arkansas Portland Cement Route  
Graysonia, Nashville & Ashdown OK Route  
Great Northern Empire Builder, Route of the  
Great Northern Goat Road  
Great Northern Goes Nowhere  
Great Northern Great Nothing  
Great Northern Gus Nelson 30
Great Northern Big "G" System  
Great Northern Washington Line  
Great Northern National Park Route  
Great Northern Montana Route  
Great Western Gas Works Railway  
Great Western Gee Whiz  
Great Western Go When Ready  
Great Western God's Wonderful Railway  
Great Western Gone With Regret  
Great Western Goods Wagon  
Great Western Great Way Round  
Great Western Green Worthless Rubbish  
Green Bay & Western Railroad Badger State Road  
Green Bay & Western Railroad Gallop, Bump & Wobble  
Green Bay & Western Railroad Go Broke & Worthless  
Green Bay & Western Railroad Grab Your Bags & Walk  
Green Bay & Western Railroad Green Bay Route 29
Greenville & Northern Carolina Swamp Rabbit  
Guilford Garfield  
Guilford Goofy  
Gulf Line Railway Canal Route, The  
Gulf, Florida & Alabama Railway Deep Water Route  
Gulf, Mobile & Northern Service, The Road of  
Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Alton Route, The  
Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Grease, Mud & Oil  
Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Gummo  
Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Rebel Route, The  
Gulf, Texas & Western Railway Get a Ticket & Wait  
Gulf, Texas & Western Railway Get a Ticket & Walk  
Gulf, Texas & Western Railway Middle Plains Route  
Hampton & Branchville Humped & Boggy  
Hawkinsville & Florida Southern Pine Belt Route  
High Point, Thomasville & Denton Hog Path through Davidson  
Hoboken Manufacturer's Railroad Co. Hoboken Shore Road  
Hoosac Tunnel & Wilmington Halibut, Tuna & Whale  
Hoosac Tunnel & Wilmington Hog Tired & Weary  
Hoosac Tunnel & Wilmington Hoot, Toot & Whistle  
Hoosac Tunnel & Wilmington Hot Tea & Whisky  
Housatonic Railroad Berkshire Hills Route  
Houston & Brazos Valley Railway Freeport Route, The  
Houston & Brazos Valley Railway Velasco Route  
Houston & Shreveport Railroad Gulf Air Line  
Houston & Texas Central Central Route  
Houston & Texas Central Hell on Texas Contractors 55
Houston & Texas Central Hen & Ten Chicks 56
Houston & Texas Central Hoboes & Tin Cans  
Houston East & West Texas Railway , The Gulf Air Line  
Houston East & West Texas Railway , The Hell Either Way Taken  
Houston East & West Texas Railway , The Hell Either Way You Take It  
Houston East & West Texas Railway , The Rabbit, The  
Huntsville & Lake of Bays Portage Railroad, The  
Idaho & Washington Northern Railroad Pend Oreille River Route  
Illinois Central Central Mississippi Valley Route  
Illinois Central Chicago & Cairo Line  
Illinois Central Hot Springs Line  
Illinois Central Cordial Service, The Road of  
Illinois Central Green Diamond Route  
Illinois Central Road of Personal Service  
Illinois Central I Can't Run Railroads  
Illinois Central Main Line of Mid-America  
Illinois Central Mississippi Valley Central Route  
Illinois Central Gulf I Can't Go  
Illinois Division of New York Central Lines Kankakee Belt Route  
Illinois Terminal Personalized Service, The Road Of  
Illinois Traction, Inc. McKinley Lines  
Illinois Valley Ivy Way, The  
Illinois, Iowa & Minnesota Railway Rockford Route  
Ilwaco Railway & Navigation Co Irregular, Rambling & Never-get-there  
Indiana Harbor Belt Fast Freight Belt Line  
Indiana Northern Railway South Bend Gateway  
Indiana, Decatur & Western Railway Decatur Route  
Indianapolis & Bellefontaine Bee Line, The  
Indianapolis & St. Louis Railway , The Bee Line, The 5
International & Great Northern Railway Texas Road, The  
International-Great Northern Railroad International Route, The 35
International-Great Northern Railroad Irishmen Going North  
Interstate Public Service Co. Electric Way, The  
Iola & Northern Railroad Green Bay Route 29
Jacksonville Beach & Pablo Jump Boys & Push  
Jacksonville, Louisville & St. Louis Jacksonville South Eastern Line 36
Jacksonville, Mayport & Pablo Jump Men & Push  
Jacksonville, Tampa & Key West Railway Tropical Trunk Line  
Jamestown, Chatauqua & Lake Erie Railway Chatauqua Route  
Jamestown, Westfield & Northwestern Jesus Wept & No Wonder  
Jeffersonville, Madison & Indianapolis Jerusalem, Mexico & Ireland  
Jupiter & Lake Worth Celestial Line, The 11
Kalamazoo, Lake Shore & Chicago Railway Fruit Belt Line, The 26
Kanasa City NorthWestern Northwest Route  
Kanawha & Coal River Railway Black Band, The  
Kanawha & Michigan Ohio Central Lines  
Kansas City & Memphis Railway (1912) Fruit Belt Line, The 26
Kansas City Southern Railway , The Casey  
Kansas City Southern Railway , The Flying Crow, Route of the  
Kansas City Southern Railway , The Fort Arthur Route  
Kansas City Southern Railway , The Haywire  
Kansas City Southern Railway , The Stillwell's Road 51
Kansas City, Clay County & St. Joseph Railway (electric) Excelsior Springs Route  
Kansas City, Clinton & Springfield Leaky Roof Line, The  
Kansas City, Fort Scott & Memphis Railroad Memphis Route  
Kansas City, Fort Smith & Southern Railroad Split Log  
Kansas City, Mexico & Orient Railway , The Orient Lines, The  
Kansas City, Mexico & Orient Railway , The Port Stilwell Route  
Kansas City, Osceola & Southern Railway , The Blair Line, The  
Kansas City, Pittsburgh & Gulf Railroad Port Arthur Route  
Kansas City, Watkins & Gulf Railway Watkins Route, The  
Kansas City, Wyandotte & Northwestern Railroad Northwest Route  
Kentucky & Indiana Terminal Railroad Daisy Line 69
Kentucky & Indiana Terminal Railroad Louisville Belt Line  
Kentucky Central Railway Blue Grass Route, The  
Keokuk &Western Railroad Keokuk Route  
Keokuk Junction Klunk & Junk  
Kewaunee, Green Bay & Western Railroad Green Bay Route 29
Kingston & Pembroke Kick & Push  
Kingston, Napanco & Western Railway Rathburn System (Canada)  
La Crosse & Southeastern Railway Coon Valley Route  
La Salle & Bureau County Railroad Let's Steal Box Cars 66
Lackawanna & Wyoming Valley Railroad Laurel Line 38
Lake Erie & Northern Late Every Night  
Lake Erie & Western Railroad , The Leave 'er & Walk  
Lake Erie & Western Railroad , The Leave Early & Walk  
Lake Erie & Western Railroad , The Natural Gas Route  
Lake Erie, Alliance & Wheeling Railroad , The Pine Valley Route  
Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railway , The Lake Shore Route  
Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railway , The Large Stations & Miserable Salaries  
Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railway , The Less Sleep & More Speed  
Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railway , The Lizzie Smith & Martha Smith  
Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railway , The Lose Some More Steam  
Lake Superior & Ishpeming Lazy, Slow & Independent  
Lancaster & Chester Springmaid Line, The  
Lancaster, Oxford & Southern Little, Old & Slow  
Lawrence, Leavenworth & Galveston Lazy, Lousy & Greasy  
Leavenworth, Kansas & Western Leave Kansas & Walk  
Lehigh & Hudson River Late & Hungry  
Lehigh & Hudson River Lean & Hungry  
Lehigh & Hudson River Warwick Valley Route, The  
Lehigh & New England Late & Never Early  
Lehigh & New England Loose Nuts Everywhere  
Lehigh Valley Black Diamond, The Route of the 6
Lehigh Valley Leaky Valley  
Ligioner Valley Railroad Millionaire's Road, The  
Ligioner Valley Railroad Pride of the Valley, The  
Litchfield & Madison St. Louis Gateway Route  
Live Oak, Perry & Gulf Lean Over, Push & Grunt  
Live Oak, Perry & Gulf The Loping Gopher  
London & North Eastern Railway Late & Never Early  
London & Port Stanley Late & Poor Service  
London, Midland & Scottish Railway Ell of a Mess  
Long Island Railroad Dashing Commuter, The Route of the  
Long Island Railroad Lack of Interest  
Long Island Railroad Languid & Indolent  
Long Island Railroad Late & Indefinate  
Long Island Railroad Lazy & Impudent  
Long Island Railroad Lurid & Impish  
Long Island Railroad Wrong Island  
Los Angeles & Salt Lake Salt Lake Route  
Los Angeles Pacific Railroad (electric) Balloon Route  
Los Angeles Terminal Railway Sea Shore Line, The  
Louisiana & Arkansas Natchez Route  
Louisiana Railway & Navigation Eden Born Line  
Louisville & Arkansas Southern Belle, Route of the  
Louisville & Nashville Dixie Line, The 18
Louisville & Nashville Ellen N.  
Louisville & Nashville Long & Narrow  
Louisville & Nashville Long & Nasty  
Louisville & Nashville Loose Nuts  
Louisville & Nashville Loud & Noisy  
Louisville & Nashville Old Reliable, The  
Louisville, Evansville & St. Louis Consolidated Railroad Air Line, The  
Louisville, Henderson & St. Louis Railway Henderson Route, The  
Louisville, New Albany & Chicago Monon Route, The (prior to 1900) 32
Louisville, New Orleans & Texas Railway Port of Mobile Route  
Macon & Birmingham Railroad La Grange Route, The  
Macon & Birmingham Railroad Pine Mountain Route  
Macon, Dublin & Savannah Railroad Mud, Dirt & Sand  
Macon, Dublin & Savannah Railroad Murder, Death & Starvation  
Macon, Dublin & Savannah Railroad Vidalia Route, The  
Madeira-Mamore Railroad Mad Mary  
Maine Central Mighty Maine Central, The  
Maine Central Pine Tree Route, The  
Maine Central White Mountains Line  
Manchester, Dorset & Granville Mud, Dirt & Gravel  
Manitou & Pike's Peak Railway , The Cog Wheel Route  
MARC Mediocre & Rarely Consistant  
Marianna & Blountstown (FL) Rich Uncle Railroad 64
Marietta, Columbus & Cleveland Railway Columbus & Toledo Short Line  
Marshall & East Texas Misery & Eternal Torment  
Maryland & Delaware Delmarva Route  
Maryland & Pennsylvania Ma & Pa  
Maryland Electric Railways Annapolis Short Line  
Mason & Oceana Miserable & Ornery  
Memphis, Paris & Gulf Railroad Diamond Route, The  
Metcalf AZ Mine Railroad Lettle Emma  
Mexican International Railroad Eagle Pass Route  
Michigan Central Railroad , The Niagara Falls Route  
Middletown & Humelstown Milk & Honey Line  
Midland Continental Railroad Mid-land Route  
Midland Terminal Railway , The Cripple Creek Scenic Line  
Midland Valley Railroad Arkansas River Route  
Milwaukee Electric Railway & Light Co., The Tom Moore Eats Rats & Likes Corn  
Minneapolis & Rainy River Railway North Star Route  
Minneapolis & Rainy River Railway Gut & Liver Route  
Minneapolis & St. Louis Railroad , The Albert Lea Route  
Minneapolis & St. Louis Railroad , The Maimed & Still Limping  
Minneapolis & St. Louis Railroad , The Midnight & Still Late  
Minneapolis & St. Louis Railroad , The Miserable & Still Limping  
Minneapolis & St. Louis Railroad , The Misery & Short Life  
Minneapolis & St. Louis Railroad , The (1918) Peoria Gateway Line, The  
Minneapolis, Northfield & Southern Railway Minneapolis Belt, The 65
Minneapolis, Northfield & Southern Railway Dan Patch Line, The 65
Minneapolis, St. Paul & Sault Ste. Marie Railway Soo Line, The  
Minneapolis, St. Paul & Sault Ste. Marie Railway Marquette Line (1897)  
Minneapolis, St. Paul & Sault Ste. Marie Railway Slow & Obsolete  
Minneapolis, St. Paul & Sault Ste. Marie Railway Sometimes Only Ordinary  
Minneapolis, St. Paul & Sault Ste. Marie Railway SOO - Mackinaw Short Line (1889)  
Minneapolis, St. Paul & Sault Ste. Marie Railway Soo-South Shore Lines  
Minneapolis, St. Paul & Sault Ste. Marie Railway Special Olympics Operation  
Minneapolis, St. Paul & Sault Ste. Marie Railway ZOO Line  
Minneapolis, St. Paul, Rochester & Dubuque Electric Traction Dan Patch Line, The 65
Minnesota, Northfield & Southern Mighty Noisy & Slow  
Mississippi & Western Little "E" Route (Little "Z" Route?)  
Mississippi Central Natchez Route, The  
Mississippi River & Bonne Terre Muddy Rails & Broken Track  
Missouri & Illinois Mike & Ike  
Missouri & North Arkansas Railway North Arkansas Line  
Missouri & North Arkansas Railway Clikety-Bang  
Missouri & North Arkansas Railway May Never Arrive  
Missouri & North Arkansas Railway Ozarks-North Arkansas Route  
Missouri & Northern Arkansas White River Route  
Missouri Pacific Railroad Eagles, Route of the  
Missouri Pacific Railroad Miserable Pacific  
Missouri Pacific Railroad Misery Pacific  
Missouri Pacific Railroad MOP  
Missouri Pacific Railroad MoPac  
Missouri Pacific Railroad Mule Power  
Missouri River & North Western Railway Crouch Lines (to the Black Hills)  
Missouri, Oklahoma & Gulf Railway Gulf Route  
Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad Katy Route, The  
Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad Penn Central - Western Division  
Mobile, Jackson & Kansas City Railroad Mobile Route, The  
Mobile, Jackson & Kansas City Railroad Panama Route (1909)  
Mohawk & Malone Railroad , The Dr. Webb's Railroad 20
Monon Hoosier Line 32
Montana Rail Link Monkeys Running Loose  
Montana Railroad Jawbone Line, The 67
Montreal & Southern Counties Montial Sauteux (Montreal Jumpy or Bouncy)  
Morris & Essex Methodist & Episcopal 40
Morristown & Erie Ben Central  
Morristown & Erie Morristown & Everywhere  
Morristown & Erie Pacemaker Service  
Mt. Jewett, Kinzua & Riterville Railroad Kushequa Route  
Muncie & Western Ball Line, The  
Nashville & Eastern Never Ever Runs Right  
Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway, The Dixie Line, The 18
Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway, The Dixie Route, The 18
Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway, The Lookout Mountain Route  
National Railroad Passenger Corporation Amcrash  
National Railroad Passenger Corporation Amtrak  
National Railroad Passenger Corporation Amtrash  
National Railroad Passenger Corporation Amwreck  
National Railroad Passenger Corporation Animaltrak  
National Railroad Passenger Corporation Anthrax  
National Railroad Passenger Corporation We MIGHT Deliver  
Nebkota Railway Not Really Interested  
Nevada County Narrow Gauge Never Come, Never Go  
Nevada Northern Ely Route, The  
Nevada-California-Oregon Railway Narrow, Crooked & Ornery  
Nevada-California-Oregon Railway Sierra Nevada Route  
New Haven & Derby New Haven, Derby & Ansonia  
New Hope & Ivyland No Hope and Poison Ivyland  
New Hope & Ivyland Queen & Crescent Route, The  
New Mexico Railway & Coal El Paso Northern System  
New Orleans & Northeastern Railroad No Omelets, No Eggs  
New Orleans & Northeastern Railroad Queen & Crescent Route  
New Orleans Great Northern Railroad Ozone Route  
New Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Applesauce  
New Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Opelousas  
New York & Lake Erie Never Yet Left Early  
New York & Long Branch Long Branch Route  
New York Central & Hudson River Great Four Track Trunk Line  
New York Central (Utica to Watertown) Black River Line (Old)  
New York Central System Goose Egg, The  
New York Central System Not Yet, Cornelius!  
New York Central System Pacemaker Freight Service  
New York Central System Road to the Future, The  
New York Central System Water Level Route  
New York Central System (Illinois Division) Kankakee Belt Route  
New York, Auburn & Lansing Railroad , The Ithaca-Auburn Short Line  
New York, Chicago & St. Louis Railroad , The: Nickel Plate Road 43
New York, Lake Erie & Western Erie Lines; 1894-1900 Erie, The 22
New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad , The New Haven  
New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad , The Shore Line  
New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad , The Not Yet, No Hope & Heartbroken  
New York, Ontario & Western Now Young, Out & Working  
New York, Ontario & Western Old & Weary  
New York, Ontario & Western Old Woman  
New York, Ontario & Western Owen W.  
New York, Pennsylvania & Ohio Nipano  
New York, Philadelphia & Norfolk Railroad Cape Charles Route  
New York, Providence & Boston Stonington Line  
New York, Susquehana & Western Susquehana  
New York, Susquehana & Western Now You Sit & Wait  
New York, Susquehana & Western Now You Suffer & Wait  
New York, Susquehana & Western Squeak  
New York, Susquehana & Western Susie Q  
New York, Susquehana & Western Suskie  
New York, Texas & Mexican Macaroni, The  
New York, West Shore & Buffalo West Shore  
Newburgh & South Shore Railway South Shore Belt Line  
Newburgh, Dutchess & Connecticut Never Did & Couldn't  
Newfoundland Railway Newfie Bullet  
Norfolk & Western Railway Narrow & Wobbly  
Norfolk & Western Railway Nickel Plate & Wabash  
Norfolk & Western Railway Nights & Weekends  
Norfolk & Western Railway Shenadoah Valley Route  
Norfolk & Western Railway Ohio-Virginia-North Carolina Line  
Norfolk & Western Railway Kennesaw Route  
Norfolk Southern Nellie Sue  
Norfolk Southern New Southern  
Norfolk Southern No Service  
Norfolk Southern Tarwheel, The  
Norfolk Southern Thoroughbred, The  
North Shore (of California) Not Sure  
North Staffordshire Neat, Sober & Respectable  
North Staffordshire The Knotty 68
Northern Alberta Railway Never Any Rush  
Northern Pacific Railway Main Street of the Northwest  
Northern Pacific Railway Yellowstone Park Line  
Northern Railway Co. of Costa Rica Top Banana Line  
Northwestern Pacific Railroad Never Without Public Regard  
Northwestern Pacific Railroad Nowhere in Particular  
Northwestern Pacific Railroad Redwood Empire Route  
Ogdensburg & Lake Champlain Old & Late Coming  
Ohio & Kentucky Roarin' K, The  
Ohio River & Western Old Rusty (or Rickety) & Wobbly  
Ohio River Railroad Ohio Valley Line  
Oklahoma, New Mexico & Pacific Railway Ringling Lines  
Ontario, simcoe & Huron Railway Oats, Straw & Hay Railway  
Orange Belt Railway Tarpon Route, The  
Oregon Electric Railway Willamette Route  
Oregon Washington Railway & Navigation Company Old, Worn-out, Rotten & Nasty  
Orleans - Kenner Traction O-K Line, The  
Pacific Great Eastern Past God's Endurance  
Pacific Great Eastern Please Go Easy  
Pacific Great Eastern Prince George, Eventually  
Pacific Great Eastern Province's Greatest Expense  
Pacific Railway & Navigation Co. Punk, Rotten & Nasty  
Patapsco & Black Rivers Railroad Push, Bump, Rattle & Roll  
Pecos Valley & North Eastern Pecos System  
Penna. Lines - West of Pittsburgh, Pa. Push, Bang & Wreck  
Penna. Lines - West of Pittsburgh, Pa. Vandalia Line  
Penn-Central Pathetic Connection 57
Pennsylvania Lines - West of Pittsburgh, Pa. Fort Wayne & Penna. Route  
Pennsylvania Lines - West of Pittsburgh, Pa. Panhandle Route  
Pennsylvania Railroad Big Red Subway, The  
Pennsylvania Railroad Low Grade  
Pennsylvania Railroad Pennsy  
Pennsylvania Railroad Standard Railway of the World  
Pennsylvania, Poughkeepsie & Boston Pickles, Pork & Beans  
Peoria, Pekin & Jacksonville Push, Pull & Jerk  
Pere Marquette Great Central Route  
Philadelphia & Reading Reading  
Philadelphia & Reading Railway Royal Route, The  
Philadelphia & Reading Railway Royal Blue Route, The  
Philadelphia, Bethlehem & New England Poor Brakemen & No Engineers  
Piedmont & Northern Po' & Needy  
Piedmont & Northern Service With Courtesy  
Pierre, Rapid City & Northwestern Plenty Rough Country & No Water  
Pioche Pacific Transportation Company Jackrabbit Road, The  
Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Pissed Off & Left Early  
Pittsburgh, Allegheny & McKees Rocks P. Mickey  
Pittsburgh, Chartiers & Youghiogheny Peachy Wye  
Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Chicago & St. Louis Railroad , The Panhandle Route  
Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Cleveland & St. Louis Panhandle Route  
Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne & Chicago Fort Wayne System, The  
Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne & Chicago Pigs Feet, Whisky & Cigars  
Pittsburgh, Shawmut & Northern Railway , The Shawmut Line, The  
Port Huron & Detroit St. Clair Blue Water Route  
Port Royal & Western Carolina Railway Augusta & Asheville Short Line  
Portsmouth & Virginia Pea Vine, The  
Prescott & North-Western Railroad , The Elberta Route  
Providence & Worchester System Known for Service, The  
Quanah, Acme & Pacific Railway Quanah Route  
Quanah, Acme & Pacific Railway Quit Arguing & Push  
Quanah, Acme & Pacific Railway Transcontinental Cutoff, The  
Quebec Railway, Light, Heat & Power Chemin de fer de la Bonne Sainte-Anne  
Quincy, Omaha & Kansas City Railroad O K Route  
Quincy, Omaha & Kansas City Railroad Quincy Route  
Ravenswood, Spencer & Greenwood Rub, Snuff & Grin  
Reader Railroad Possum-Trot Line  
Reading Bee Line Service  
Richmond & Allegheny Railroad Allegheny Route, The  
Richmond & Danville Railroad , The (Southern Railway) Piedmont Air Line  
Richmond & Danville Railroad , The (Southern Railway) Kennesaw Route  
Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac Railroad Capital Cities Route, The  
Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac Railroad Relations, Friends & Politicians  
Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac Railroad Doggie Railroad, The  
Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac Railroad Rich Folks & Pedigrees  
Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac Railroad Richmond-Washington Line  
Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac Railroad Run Fast & Push  
Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac Railroad Florida Fast Line  
Rio Grande Southern Railroad , The Silver San Juan Scenic Line  
Rio Grande Southern Railroad, The Scenic Line  
Rio Grande Western Railway , The Great Salt Lake Route, The  
Rock Island and Peoria Railway Peoria Route, The  
Rockaway Valley Railroad Rock-a-Bye Baby  
Rome, Watertown & Ogdensburgh Railroad Rotten Wood & Old Rusty Rails  
Rome, Watertown & Ogdensburgh Railroad Hojack 72
Rome, Watertown & Ogdensburgh Railroad Bonheur - RW & O  
Rome, Watertown & Ogdensburgh Railroad Black River Line (Old)  
Roscoe, Snyder & Pacific Railway R - S Pacific Route  
Rutland Green Mountain Gateway, The  
Rutland Green Mountain - Lake Champlain Route  
Rutland Whippet, Route of the  
Saline Valley Railway Houck Railroads 34
Salt Lake & Utah Railroad (electric) Orem Electric  
Salt Lake, Garfield & Western Saltair Route 54
San Antonio & Aransas Pass Railway , The Mission Route  
San Antonio & Aransas Pass Railway , The S A P  
San Antonio, Uvalde & Gulf Railroad Artesian Route, The  
San Antonio, Uvalde & Gulf Railroad Sausage, The  
San Diego & Arizona Slow, Dirty & Agrivating  
San Francisco, Napa & Calistoga Railway Napa Valley Route  
San Francisco, Oakland & San Jose Railroad Key Route  
San Francisco-Oakland Terminal Railways Key System 37
San Francisco-Sacramento Railroad Sacramento Short Line  
San Joaquin & Eastern Slow Jerky & Expensive  
San Luis Valley Southern Railway , The Taos Route, The  
San Pedro, Los Angeles & Salt Lake Railroad Salt Lake Route  
Sandy River & Rangley Lakes Slow Running & Rather Late  
Sanford Traction Celery Belt Line  
Savannah, Florida & Western Railway , The Plant System  
Seaboard & Roanoke Railroad Bay Line  
Seaboard Air Line Courteous Service, Route of  
Seaboard Air Line Orange Blossom Special, Route of the  
Seaboard Air Line Robert E. Lee, Route of the  
Seaboard Air Line Silver Comet, Route of the  
Seaboard Air Line Silver Fleet, Route of the  
Seaboard Air Line Silver Meteor, Route of the  
Seaboard Air Line Surely Always Late  
Seaboard System Slowboard System  
Seaboard System Slowly Breaking Down  
SEPTA Society for the Elimination of Passenger Trains Altogether  
Sioux City & Pacific Railroad in 1891 Northwestern Line, The  
Somerset & Dorset Joint Railway Serene & Delightful  
South Atlantic & Ohio Railroad (before 1900) Natural Tunnel Route, The  
South Carolina & Georgia Railroad Charleston Line, The  
South Carolina Railway , The Sumter Route  
South Eastern & Chatham Slow, Easy & Comfortable  
South Florida Railroad Plant System  
South Shore South Snore  
Southern New York Power & Railway Leatherstocking Route 70
Southern Pacific Aunt Mary 58
Southern Pacific Espee  
Southern Pacific Friendly Railroad, The  
Southern Pacific Octopus, The  
Southern Pacific Ogden & Shasta Route  
Southern Pacific Slow Poke  
Southern Pacific Soup  
Southern Pacific Sufferin' Pacific  
Southern Pacific Sufferin' Pathetic  
Southern Pacific Sunset Route  
Southern Pacific Branch Jawbone, The 61
Southern Pacific Branch N&C, The 62
Southern Pacific Div Rathole, The 63
Spokane & Inland Empire Railroad Inland Empire System  
Spokane, Portland & Seattle Railway North Bank Road, The  
Spokane, Portland & Seattle Railway Northwest's Own Railway  
Spokane, Portland & Seattle Railway Slow Pay & Starvation  
Spokane, Portland & Seattle Railway Slow, Pokey & Seldom  
Spokane, Portland & Seattle Railway Slow, Poor & Sorry  
Spokane, Portland & Seattle Railway Colombia River Scenic Route  
Springville & Sardinia Snow & Slow  
St. Johnsbury & Lake Champlain St. Jesus & Late Comming  
St. Johnsbury & Lamoille County St. Jesus & Late Comming  
St. Joseph Valley Railway Valley Line, The  
St. Lawrence & Hudson Slowly Losing Hope  
St. Lawrence & Hudson Stan, Laurel & Hardy  
St. Louis & Cairo Short Line Cairo Short Line  
St. Louis & Cairo Short Line Egyptian Route, The  
St. Louis & North Arkansas Arkansas Route  
St. Louis Southwestern Railway Blue Streak, Route of the  
St. Louis Southwestern Railway Cotton Belt Route  
St. Louis, Alton & Springfield Railroad Bluff Line, The 7
St. Louis, Avoyelles & Southwestern Railway Sugar Belt Route  
St. Louis, Brownsville & Mexico Gulf Coast Line  
St. Louis, Brownsville & Mexico Brownie  
St. Louis, Chicago & St. Paul Railroad Bluff Line, The 7
St. Louis, Memphis & Southeastern Railroad Houck Railroads 7
St. Louis, Rocky Mountain & Pacific Railway Rocky Mountain Route  
St. Louis, Vandalia & Terre Haute Vandalia Line  
St. Louis, Watkins & Gulf Watkins Route  
St. Louis-San Francisco Railway Frisco Lines (Later, Frisco System) 25
St. Paul & Duluth Railroad Duluth Short Line  
Stanley, Merrill & Phillips (Wisc) Slow Motion & Tired  
Stockton Terminal & Eastern Slow, Tired & Easy  
Sumpter Valley Polygamy Central 44
Sydney & Louisburg Railway Slow & Lazy  
Tacoma Eastern Railroad Paradise Valley Route  
Tallulah Falls Railway Rabun Cap Route  
Tampa & Jacksonville Fruit & Vegetable Route of Florida  
Tavares & Gulf Railroad Tropical Line, The  
Tavares & Gulf Railroad Tug & Grunt  
Temiskaming & Northern Ontario Time No Object  
Tennessee Central Nashville Route, The  
Tennessee Central Personal Service, The Route of  
Tennessee Central Blowing Rock Line  
Tennessee Central Harriman Route  
Tennessee Coal, Iron & Railroad Coal & Pig Iron Route, The  
Tennessee, Alabama & Georgia TAG Line, The  
Terre Haute & Indianapolis Railroad before 1905 Vandalia Line  
Terre Haute & Peoria Take Hold & Push  
Texarkana, Shreveport & Natchez Gate City Route  
Texas & New Orleans Hickory, The  
Texas Central Railway , The Lone Star Line  
Texas Midland Railroad Midland Route, The  
Texas Pacific & Western Take your parcels & Walk  
Texas Southeastern Temple Lines  
Texas Southern Timber Belt Route  
Texas Southern Railway Timber Belt Line  
Texas-Mexican Tex-Mex  
Thousand Islands Railway Rathburn System (Canada)  
Toledo & Ohio Central Railway , The Kanawha Short Line  
Toledo & Ohio Central Railway , The Ohio Central Lines  
Toledo & South Haven Railroad South Haven Route  
Toledo, Ann Arbor & Northern Michigan Ann Arbor  
Toledo, Ann Arbor & Northern Michigan Key to Northern Michigan, The  
Toledo, Peoria & Western Railroad Two Ponies & A Wagon  
Toledo, Peoria & Western Railroad Take Precautions & Walk  
Toledo, Peoria & Western Railroad Peoria Road, The  
Toledo, Peoria & Western Railroad Take Pity & Walk  
Toledo, Peoria & Western Railroad Tip Up  
Toledo, St. Louis & Kansas City Railroad prior to 1903 Clover-Leaf Route 16
Toledo, St. Louis & Western Railroad , 1903 & After Clover-Leaf Route 16
Tonopah & Goldfield Mineral Route  
Tonopah & Tidewater Railroad Nevada Short Line, The  
Tonopah & Tidewater Railroad Death Valley Railroad  
Toronto, Hamilton & Buffalo Terribly Hot & Bothered  
Toronto, Hamilton & Buffalo Tired, Hungry & Broke  
Toronto, Hamilton & Buffalo To Hell & Back  
Toronto, Hamilton & Buffalo Tramps, Hobos & Bums  
Toronto, Hamilton & Buffalo Two Horses & a Buggy  
Trinity & Brazos Valley Boll Weevil  
Trinity & Brazos Valley Travel & Be Vibrated  
Trinity & Brazos Valley Try to be Virtuous  
Ulster & Delaware Up & Down  
Ulster & Delaware Useless & Dangerous  
Union Pacific Railroad Challengers, Road of the  
Union Pacific Railroad Everywhere West  
Union Pacific Railroad Overland Route, The  
Union Pacific Railroad Streamliners, Road of the  
Union Pacific Railroad Uncle Pete  
Union Pacific Railroad Under Powered  
Union Pacific Railroad Unlimited Parking 52
Union Pacific Railroad Unlimited Power  
Union Pacific Railroad Upgraded Parts  
Union Pacific Railroad We can handle It  
Utah Railway Utah Coal Route  
Utica & Black River Black River Line (Old)  
Vicksburg & Meridan Railroad Queen & Crescent Route  
Vicksburg, Shreveport & Pacific Railroad Queen & Crescent Route  
Vicksburg, Shreveport & Pacific Railroad Vicksburg Route  
Virginia & Southwestern Railway (after 1900) Natural Tunnel Route, The  
Virginia & Truckee Queen of the Short Lines  
Wabash Follow the Flag  
Wabash Serving the Heart of America  
Wabash, Chester & Western Wobble, Crooked & Wobble  
Wabash, St. Louis & Pacific Wabash  
Waco, Beaumont, Trinity & Sabine Orphan Line of the MKT 59
Waco, Beaumont, Trinity & Sabine Waco-Beaumont Route  
Waco, Beaumont, Trinity & Sabine Wobbly, Bobbly, Turnover & Stop  
Washburn, Bayfield & Iron River Railway Battleax  
Washington & Waynesburg Weak & Weary  
Washington Western Railway Pilchuek Valley Route  
Waterloo, Cedar Falls & Northern Railway Cedar Valley Road  
Waycross & Southern Railroad Okefenokee Route  
Weatherford, Mineral Wells & Northwestern Mineral Water & Nowhere  
Weatherford, Mineral Wells & Northwestern Watermelons, Mineral Water & Nowhere Whisky 53
Weatherford, Mineral Wells & Northwestern Whisky, More Whisky & No Water  
West Virginia Central & Pittsburgh Watch Very Carefully & Proceed  
Western & Atlantic , The Grandpa's Railroad 60
Western Maryland Railway Fast Freight Line  
Western Maryland Railway Mason & Dixon Line  
Western Maryland Railway Wild Mary  
Western Ohio Railway (electric) Lima Route  
Western Pacific Railway Rides like a Feather  
Western Pacific Railway California Zepher, Route of the  
Western Pacific Railway Feather River Route, The 23
Western Pacific Railway Wobbly, The  
Western Railway of Alabama Atlanta & New Orleans Short Line  
Wheeling & Lake Erie Iron Cross, The  
Wheeling & Lake Erie Walk & Leave Early  
Wheeling & Lake Erie Wheelie  
White Pass & Yukon Gateway to the Yukon  
Wicasset, Waterville & Farmington Weak, Weary & Feeble  
Wichita Falls & Northwestern Railway of Texas Wichita Falls Route  
Wichita Falls & Southern Wichita Falls Route  
Wichita Falls, Ranger & Fort Worth Railroad Oil Belt Route  
Williamsport & North Branch Railroad Eagle Mere Route  
Winona Railroad , The Winona Lines  
Wisconsin & Michigan Railway Iron Range Route, The  
Wisconsin Central We Could Wreck  
Wisconsin Central Whiskey Central  
Wisconsin Central Wood chip Line  
Wisconsin Central Wrecking Central  
Wisconsin Light & Power Sheboygan Freight Line  
Wrightsville & Tennille (GA) Wiggle & Twist  
Yazoo Delta Railroad Dog, the 19
Yazoo Delta Railroad Yellow Dog
Yosemite Valley Railroad Merced Canyon Route 39
Zanesville & Western Zealous & Willing
Zittau-Oybin-Jonsdorfer-Eisenbahn (ZOJE) Germany Zug Ohne Jegliche Eile (train without any hurry)  


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