November 12, 2012 12:10PM
Roswell RR #1 - 0-4-0T 36” - National Locomotive Works (Dawson & Bailey) - 6-1871 c/n 170
9x14 cylinders, 9 tons
Painesville & Youngstown #1
Roswell Railroad #1[1881]



Roswell RR #815/Southern Railway N815 - 0-6-0t 36” - Baldwin - 5-1878 c/n 4321
On line by 1894,
Washington City, Virginia Midland & Great Southern, #1 “FRANKLIN” []
Southern Iron & Equipment []
Roswell Railroad, 815 []
Southern Railway, N815 [1906]
Franklin & Pittsylvania Railroad, 1, VA []
Fitzhugh Lumber Co., Auburn, SC []
SI&E, 516 []
Tilghman Lumber Co #5 / Mullins Lumber Co. (dual ownership), Mullins, SC, 5 [1.31.1908]

From Baldwin and National builder's records and Southern Iron & Equipment records.





N815 Builder's drawing

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Only known photo of N815 in operation. Engineer I. Roberts. The train is running northbound to Roswell (or maybe switching in Dunwoody). The locomotives always pointed towards Chamblee (south). Photo from Henry Wing - direct descendent of Ike Roberts.


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Two Known Standard gauge locomotives on the Roswell Branch of Southern Railway. They are the 1300 series 4-6-0's.


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An unknown 1300 class 4-6-0 pulling a short train on the Roswell Branch.

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Edited 2 time(s). Last edit at 11/13/2012 04:46PM by dougvv.
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Roswell RR GA maps Attachments

dougvv November 11, 2012 05:16PM

Official Southern Ry maps of Roswell branch Attachments

dougvv November 11, 2012 05:25PM

Re: Official Southern Ry maps of Roswell branch Attachments

dougvv November 11, 2012 05:29PM

Roswell Railroad post card with Rossevelt. Attachments

dougvv November 11, 2012 09:11PM

Roswell RR Depot/Thompson's Grocery Attachments

dougvv November 11, 2012 09:23PM

Re: Roswell RR roster (error corrected new data added) Attachments

dougvv November 11, 2012 09:36PM

Re: Roswell RR locomotive roster - ng and sg w/photos Attachments

dougvv November 12, 2012 12:10PM

Public Service Commision 1896 report excerpts Attachments

dougvv November 12, 2012 12:35PM

Georgia Public Service Commision report excerpts 1903 and 1906 Attachments

dougvv November 12, 2012 12:38PM

Re: Roswell RR locomotive roster - ng and sg w/photos

tom yorke November 14, 2012 10:05AM

Re: Roswell RR locomotive roster - ng and sg w/photos Attachments

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Re: Roswell RR locomotive roster - ng and sg w/photos

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