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ROUTE: RICHMOND, VIRGINIA TO MEMPHIS, TN.

SAMPLE ROUTE ID NUMBER: Memphis 1956-02

TOTAL TIME TO DESTINATION: 26 Hrs. 25 Min.

TRAIN:
LEAVE CITY / STATION
DEPARTURE TIME
ACCOMODATIONS:
ARRIVAL TIME
CITY/ STATION
Change Train
N&W / ACL #27 Richmond-Broad St.
2:15 PM
Steam powered train
3:00 PM
Petersburg Downtown Sta.
Yes
N&W #3 "The Pocahontas" Petersburg Downtown Sta.
3:05 PM
Diner, Tavern Lounge, Steam powered
6:55 PM
Roanoke N&W Station
Yes
N&W #17 "Birmingham Special" Roanoke N&W Station
9:16 PM
Diner Lounge Sleeper, Steam powered
12:55 AM
Bristol N&W Station
No-Train changes name
SOU #35 Same train as above Bristol N&W Sta.
1:05 AM
Same
7:10 AM
Chattanooga Union Station Vacate Sleeper-Change Coaches
SOU #35 Same train-Coaches Chattanooga Union Sta.
7:25 AM
Same train as above but with coaches only
4:10 PM
Memphis Southern RY.  

ACL=Atlantic Coast Line Railroad
N&W= Norfolk and Western Railroad
Southern RY= Southern Railway System

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PHOTOS OF STATIONS WHERE YOU WILL DEPART / CHANGE TRAINS / ARRIVE:

 
Broad Street Station-Richmond
Downtown Petersburg station.
Chattanooga Union Station
 
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