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Shenandoah Valley Railroad (short-line)

Coordinates: 38°8′58.9″N 79°3′37.1″W / 38.149694°N 79.060306°W / 38.149694; -79.060306

The Shenandoah Valley Railroad (reporting mark SV) is a shortline railroad operating 20.2 miles (32.5 km) of track between Staunton and Pleasant Valley, Virginia. The railroad interchanges with CSX and Buckingham Branch in Staunton and Norfolk Southern in Pleasant Valley.[2] The railroad was purchased from Norfolk Southern in 1993 and is currently operated by the Durbin and Greenbrier Valley Railroad.[3]

Shenandoah Valley Railroad
Reporting markSV
LocaleVirginia
Dates of operation1993–Present
PredecessorValley Railroad, Shenandoah Valley Railroad (1867–90), Chesapeake & Western Railroad[1]
Track gauge4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm) standard gauge
Length20.2 miles (32.5 kilometres)
Websitehttp://www.svrr-llc.com/

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  1. ^ [1], Shenandoah Valley Railroad - History (retrieved 30 June 2014)
  2. ^ [2], Shenandoah Valley Railroad - LLC - About us Today (retrieved 30 June 2014)
  3. ^ [3], Shenandoah Valley Railroad (retrieved 30 June 2014)