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Old 07-31-2013, 06:57 PM   #88
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Originally Posted by Joe the Photog View Post
I've always wondered about the change from Duval Transportation to Mid-Atlantic. Was that simply a name change or a change in ownership? Either way, Duval Transportation was a really bad name for a railroad.
Joe, I thought I had the Sun-News article on the sale to Mid Atlantic/Duval close at hand, but last night, couldn't find it.

I'm sure I can find it easily, though, since the Sun-News is readily available on microfilm. It was titled something like, "Horry Railroad operator buys a short line."

The article quoted a Seabord Systems/CSX spokesman as saying that selling was an alternative to abandonment of the track.
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