Wake County, North Carolina

 

City Railroad Current Location Type Current Use Date Built Track Status Bldg. Mat. Current Railroad Notes

Apex

SAL/ Durham & Southern (D&S)

220 N. Salem St.

P

municipal

1914

in use

brick

CSX

Chamber of Commerce, restored, Field checked 3/06

Apex

SAL

north of depot

F

rr

1914

in use

wood

CSX

Field checked 3/06

Cary

N.C. Dept. of Transportation

211 N.Academy St.

P

rr/municipal

c1995

in use

brick

Amtrak

city offices, Amtrak stop, Field checked 3/06

Fuquay-Varina

D&S

relocated near original site of Broad St./Stewart St.

C

vacant

1910

 

wood

 

depot for Varina, restored, Field checked 3/06

Fuquay-Varina

Norfolk Southern (NS)

Woodrow St.

C

rr

c1920

in use

wood

NS

Field checked 3/06

Garner

Southern

on site

C

municipal

c1900

in use

wood

NS

restored, Field checked 3/06

Knightdale

NS

along tracks paralleling 1st Ave.

M

residence

 

in use

wood

NS

stationmaster's house, Field checked 3/06

Neuse

SAL

relocated to north side of Durant Rd.

C

business

 1908

nearby

wood

CSX

now part of Raleigh, Field checked 3/06

Raleigh

NS

2000 Capital Blvd.

O

business

c1950

nearby

brick

NS

two story, rr offices, Field checked 3/06

Raleigh

NS

518 W. Jones St.

F

business

1906

 

brick

 

two story head house, Field checked 3/06

Raleigh

NS

near 1500 Carson St.

M

rr

 

in use

block

NS

carman's building, Field checked 3/06

Raleigh

NS

Carson St. at tracks

Y

rr

 

in use

brick/block

NS

former Glenwood Yard office, used briefly as passenger depot after Union Station closed, Field checked 3/06

Raleigh   3210 Bush St./New Hope O business   none   none last Raleigh Divison office building, Field checked 7/07

Raleigh

Raleigh & Gaston

relocated to 411 N. Salisbury St.

O

government

1859

none

brick

none

three story, restored, state government office building, Field checked 3/06

Raleigh

Raleigh Electric

126 N. West St.

Ish

business

1900

gone

brick/concrete

none

restaurant, two story, modified, Field checked 3/06

Raleigh

Raleigh Electric

505 W. Jones St.

Iph

business

c1900

gone

brick

none

two story, Field checked 3/06

Raleigh

Raleigh Electric

west side of Glenwood Ave. near Harvey St.

IP

bus shelter

 

gone

stone

none

trolley shelter, Field checked 3/06

Raleigh

SAL

Dawson St./W. Martin St.

P

business

1891

gone

brick

none

two story Union Station, also used by Southern and Norfolk Southern, Field checked 3/06

Raleigh

SAL

707 Semart Dr.

P

business

1942

in use

brick

CSX

Field checked 3/06

Raleigh

SAL

Seaboard St.

F

vacant

 

in use

brick

CSX

Field checked 3/06

Raleigh

SAL

Seamart Dr., north of depot

Y

rr

1942 

in use

  wood

CSX

yard office, Field checked 3/06

Raleigh

SAL

south of depot over Peace St. bridge

Tt

rr

 

in use

steel

CSX

roundhouse gone, Field checked 3/06

Raleigh

Southern

320 W. Cabarrus St.

P

rr

1950

in use

brick

NS

Amtrak stop, Field checked 3/06

Raleigh

Southern

east of depot

F

business

1912

in use

brick

NS

Field checked 3/06

Raleigh

Southern

1500 Carson St.

Y/O

rr

1980

in use

brick

NS

yard tower/offices. Field checked 3/06

Raleigh

Southern

across from 1500 Carson St.

Eh

rr

c1940

in use

 

NS

former enginehouse, now car repair shop, Field checked 3/06

Raleigh

Southern

west of car repair shop

M

rr

1974

in use

block

NS

superintendent's office, Field checked 3/06

Wake Forest

SAL

on site

P

municipal

1965

in use

brick

CSX

Field checked 3/06

Compiled by M.J. Camp,Railroad Station Historical Society, Inc.

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