Norwood's

Knoxville City Directory

1885


KNOXVILLE RAILROADS

(with routes and fares)


East Tennessee, Virginia & Georgia  Railroad
Kentucky Central Railroad

Knoxville and Augusta Railroad

Memphis and Charleston Railroad
Knoxville Street Railroad Company

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East Tennessee, Virginia and Georgia Railroad

General offices, Gay, at depot.

  • Vice-president and general manager - H. FINK, Knoxville

  • General superintendent - J. F. O'BRIEN,  Knoxville

  • General passenger agent - B. W. WRENN, Knoxville

  • General freight agent - J. R. OGDEN, Knoxville

  • Assistant general freight and passenger agent - Jos. GOTHARD

  • Treasurer - J. G. MITCHELL, Knoxville

  • Superintendent East Tennessee Division - Frank K. HUGER

  • Agent - J. T. MOFFETT


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Knoxville to Chattanooga

Fare:  3 cents per mile.

PLACE MILES   PLACE MILES
Erin 5 Athens 56
Ebenezer 10 Riceville 63
Concord 15 Charleston 71
Lenoirs 23 Cleveland 82
Loudon 29 McDonald's 91
Philadelphia 35 Ooltewah 97
Sweet Water 42 Tyner's 102
Reagan's 47 Chattanooga 112
Mouse Creek 50    


Knoxville to Bristol

Fare:  3 cents per mile.

PLACE MILES   PLACE MILES
McMillan's 10 Home 80
Strawberry Plains 16 Fullen's 83
Hodges 19 Limestone 87
New Market 25 Telford's 93
Mossy Creek 29 Jonesboro 98
Talbott's 33 Johnson's 105
Morristown 39 Carter's 110
Russellville 48 Piuey Flats 114
Whitesburg 52 Union 119
Rogersville Junction 55 Vance's 124
Lick Creek 59 Bristol 130
Midway 63    
Greeneville 74    


Knoxville to Louisville

PLACE MILES   PLACE MILES
Powell's 4 Junction City 172
Heiskell's 8 Parksville 178
Clinton 21 Mitchellsburg 182
Cane Creek 27 Brumfield 183
Coal Creek 31 Gravel Switch 187
Caryville 39 Riley's 191
Buckeye 47 Renick's 194
Elk Valley 55 Lebanon 200
Newcomb 62 St. Mary's 205
Jellico 66 Lovett's 210
Williamsburg 78 Coon Hollow 215
Woodbine 93 New Hope 217
London 110 Gethsemane 219
Pittsburg 112 New Haven 222
East Bernstadt 115 Nelsonville 228
Livingston 127 Boston 232
Pine Hill 132 Lebanon Junction 237
Mt. Vernon 138 Belmont 242
Broadhead 145 Bardstown Junction 245
Gum Sulphur 148 Shepherdsville 249
Crab Orchard 152 Brooks 254
Hall's Gap 158 Old Deposit 257
Richmond Junction 162 South Louisville 264
Stanford 163 Louisville 267
Shelby City 171    

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Kentucky Central Railroad
Jellico route. General Offices in Richmond, Va.

  • President - C. P. HUNTINGTON,  New York

  • Vice-president - John ECHOLS

  • General manager - C. W. SMITH

  • Superintendent of transportation - C. H. HUDSON

  • General passenger agent - H. W. FULLER

  • General freight agent - B. S. FITCH

  • Division superintendent - G. W. BENDER

  • Division freight agent - L. L. BROWN, Covington, Ky.

  • Passenger agent -  S. F. B. MORSE

  • General baggage agent - C. LORRAINE

Knoxville to Livingston via the Jellico route - 127 miles

Livingston to Covington:

PLACE MILES   PLACE MILES
Langford 9 Berry 101
Berea 23 Boyd 104
Richmond 36 Morgan 108
Red House 43 Levingood 111
Shearer 47 Falmouth 115
Boone 48 Catawba 119
Rankin 54 Boston 124
Winchester 59 Butler 126
Renick 64 Demossville 130
Austerlitz 66 Morningview 134
Cunningham 69 Benton 136
Paris 75 Visalia 140
Kiser 81 Ryland 142
Shawhon 82 Culbertson 149
Cynthiana 89 Milldale 152
Poindexter 94 Covington 154
Robinson 98    

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Knoxville and Augusta Railroad
General Offices at Knoxville, Tennessee.

  • President - Robert N. HOOD, Knoxville

  • Secretary, treasurer and general ticket agent - Chas. BURGER, Maryville

  • Superintendent and freight agent - Joseph M. HOOD, Knoxville

Knoxville to Maryville

MILES PLACE FARE:
5.5 Bruce's 25 cents
7 Tipton's 25 cents
9 Little River 25 cents
10.5 Rockford 50 cents
16 Maryville 75 cents

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Memphis and Charleston Railroad

General offices at Knoxville, Tennessee.

  • General Superintendent - J. F. O'BRIEN, Knoxville

  • General freight agent - J. R. OGDEN, Knoxville

  • Assistant general freight and ticket agent - T. S. DAVANT, Memphis

  • Treasurer - H. C. WILTON, Memphis

  • Superintendent of division - R.B. PEGRAM

  • Assistant division superintendent - J. R. SHALER

Chattanooga to Memphis:
Fare:  3 cents per mile.

PLACE MILES   PLACE MILES
Stevenson 38 Dickson 183
Fackler's 44 Margerum 187
Bellefonte 51 Gravel Siding 192
Scottsboro 56 Iuka 195
Larkinsville 60 Walker's Switch 195
Boyd's Switch 65 Burnsville 200
Woodville 72 Glens 206
Paint Rock 75 Corinth 217
Gurley's 80 Campbell's 223
Brownsboro 85 Chewalla 225
Fearns 92 Pocahontas 236
Huntsville 95 Middleton 241
Madison 107 Sixty-four 246
Greenbrier 113 Saulsbury 253
Belle Mina 115 Grand Junction 258
Decatur Junction 120 La Grange 261
Decatur 122 Mile Siding 264
Trinity 128 Somerville 268
Hillsboro 134 Willistown 268
Wheeler's 138 Moscow 271
Courtland 140 Rossville 275
Town Creek 147 Collierville 286
Leighton 150 Bailey 290
Florence 160 Germantown 295
Tuscumbia 165 White's 301
Pride's 172 Buntyn 305
Barton 175 Memphis 310
Cherokee 181

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Knoxville Street Railroad Company

Incorporated January 5, 1876.  Office and stable - junction of Broad and Crozier.   Cars start every twenty minutes over the line from stable down Broad to W. Depot, across R R bridge to Gay, thence to corner of Main and Gay.

  • President - G. W. ROSS

  • Secretary and treasurer - T. L. BEAUMAN

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