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Railroad Name

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


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