Railfan Guides


Disclaimer: These guides are intended to be just what they say, a guide.  No claims are made by the webmaster as to the accuracy of any of the information contained within these documents.  None of the documents available from this website are affiliated with or endorsed by the Buckingham Branch Railroad, CSX Corporation, Norfolk Southern Corporation, or Amtrak Corporation in any way.


Thanks: I would like to thank the many people who have shared their knowledge and experience in helping me to create these guides.  Due to privacy concerns I will not list names, but you know who you are.  Without your assistance and generosity, the job of compiling this information would have been much more difficult.  Thank you!


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Glossary of Terms: The following abbreviations are used throughout the guides.


EES = East End of Siding

WES = West End of Siding

EEDT = East End of Double Track

WEDT = West End of Double Track

DD = Defect Detector (CSX)

TSA = Trackside Analyzer (NS)

EB = Eastbound

WB = Westbound

CAG = Crossing at Grade





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Buckingham Branch


Division Coverage File Last Update
 Richmond & Alleghany  Richmond, VA - Clifton Forge, VA

 Buckingham  Dillwyn, VA - Bremo, VA Coming soon!
 Virginia Southern  Burkeville, VA - Clarksville, VA Coming soon!






Subdivision Coverage Heritage File Last Update
 Alleghany  Clifton Forge, VA - Hinton, WV


 Bellwood  Richmond, VA - Centralia, VA SAL 1-20-12
 Charleston  Florence, SC - Savannah, GA ACL 1-20-12
 James River  Gladstone, VA - Clifton Forge, VA C&O 2-18-13
 New River  Hinton, WV - Montgomery, WV C&O 1-20-12
 North End  Richmond, VA - Rocky Mount, NC ACL 1-20-12
 North Mountain  Charlottesville, VA - Clifton Forge, VA C&O See Buckingham Branch Richmond & Alleghany Division
 Peninsula  Richmond, VA - Newport News, VA C&O 9-17-11
 Piedmont  Richmond, VA - Gordonsville, VA C&O See Buckingham Branch Richmond & Alleghany Division
 Portsmouth  Portsmouth, VA - Weldon, NC SAL 1-20-12
 RF&P  Richmond, VA - Washington D.C. RF&P 1-20-12
 Rivanna  Richmond, VA - Gladstone, VA C&O 1-20-12
 South End  Rocky Mount, NC - Florence, SC ACL 8-12-13
 Washington  Orange, VA - Charlottesville, VA C&O See Buckingham Branch Richmond & Alleghany Division




Norfolk Southern


District Coverage Heritage File Last Update
 Altavista  Abilene, VA - Roanoke, VA VGN

 B-Line  Manassas, VA - Front Royal, VA SOU




 Blue Ridge  Crewe, VA - Roanoke, VA N&W 3-16-11
 Christiansburg  Roanoke, VA - Bluefield, WV N&W 9-24-10
 Danville  Lynchburg, VA - Greensboro, NC SOU 12-4-10
 Durham  Lynchburg, VA - Hyco Junction, NC N&W 9-13-06
 Franklin  Suffolk, VA - Lawrenceville, VA NF&D 2-4-06
 Hagerstown  Hagerstown, MD - Shenandoah, VA N&W 12-29-10
 Norfolk  Canal Drive - Crewe, VA N&W 10-22-16
 Norfolk Terminal  Lambert's Point - Canal Drive N&W 9-22-11
 Norfolk Terminal  Sewell's Point Branch VGN 5-22-10
 Pocahontas  Bluefield, WV - Williamson, WV N&W 9-24-10
 Pulaski  Walton, VA - Bristol, VA N&W 3-16-11
 Richmond  Burkeville, VA - West Point, VA SOU 3-30-09
 Roanoke  Shenandoah, VA - Roanoke, VA N&W 9-3-12
 Washington  Alexandria, VA - Lynchburg, VA SOU 12-4-10
 Whitethorne  Roanoke, VA - Narrows, VA VGN 9-22-11
 Winston-Salem  Roanoke, VA - Winston-Salem, NC N&W 3-19-11



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