Fayette County, West Virginia

 

City

Railroad

Current Location

Type

Current Use

Date Built

Track Status

Bldg. Mat.

Current Railroad

Notes

Cotton Hill

C&O

S.R. 16

C

rr 

c1940 

in use

brick

CSX

Field checked 7/12

Deepwater

C&O

 

Tn

rr

 

in use

 

CSX

 

Dothan

Virginian

 

B

rr

 

in use

steel

NS

high trestle

Gauley

C&O

 

Tn

abandoned

 

gone

stone portal

none

Blue Hole Tunnel, bypassed, 660' long, west portal still visible

Gauley Bridge

C&O

S of town, Gauley River at juncture with New River

B

rr

 1904

in use

steel 

CSX

deck truss

Gauley Bridge

K&M (NYC)

relocated beside track

C

municipal

1893

 

wood

 

city hall

Gauley Bridge C&O relocated on S.R. 60 just east of bridge over Gauley River C information center   in use wood CSX depot from Kanawha Falls

Hawks Nest

C&O

New River, N. side

B

rr

1912

in use

steel

CSX

Hawks Nest Bridge, through truss( 2 span), deck girder approach (2 span)

Kanawha Falls C&O moved to Gauley Bridge C information center   in use wood CSX next to different CSX tracks and painted NYC colors
Macdougal C&O New River, S side B rr 1912 in use steel CSX Hawks Nest Bridge, through truss, 2 span

Montgomery

Amtrak

along Main St.

P

rr

2003

in use

metal

CSX

covered platform

Mt. Carbon

C&O

 

C

business

   

wood

 

?

Oak Hill

White Oak Ry./Virginian

Central Ave./Virginia St.

C

club/museum

c1903

 in use

wood

NS

White Oak Chapter NRHS, restored, Field checked 8/11

Page

Virginian

 

F

   

in use

metal

NS

?

Prince

C&O

S.R. 41

P

rr

1946

in use

 brick

CSX

Amtrak stop, Field checked 7/12

Prince

C&O

west of town

Tn

rr

reblt. 1932

in use

  concrete portal

CSX

Stretchers Neck Tunnel, 1588' long

Sewell

C&O

N of town, New River

B

rr

 

in use

steel

CSX

deck girder, through truss

Thurmond

C&O

S.R. 25 at New River

P

museum

1904

in use

wood

CSX

2 story, New River Gorge National Recreation Area Visitor Center

Thurmond

C&O

S.R. 25 at New River

Cd

aband.

1922 

in use

conc.

CSX

 

Thurmond

C&O

S.R. 25 at New River

B

rr

c1910

in use

steel

CSX

through truss, hwy. bridge attached

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

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