Seaboard Air Line Railroad
Columbus - Richland, 1955 map

The Columbus-Richland line was built in 1886-90 as the Columbus Southern Railway, an 88-mile railroad from Columbus to Albany. At Richland it crossed the Savannah, Americus & Montgomery. In 1895-96, both of these were included in the new Georgia & Alabama Railway, which became a part of the Seaboard in 1900.

From: Phenix City quadrangle 1:250,000-scale topographic map. U. S. Geological Survey, 1955. Online at Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin. Georgia's Railroad History & Heritage. © Steve Storey.

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