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Angelina and Neches River Railroad
The Angelina and Neches River Railroad (reporting mark ANR) is a short-line railroad headquartered in Lufkin, Texas.
ANR operates an 11.6 miles (18.7 km) line from Dunagan, Texas, to an interchange with Union Pacific Railroad at Lufkin. ANR traffic includes lumber, foundry products, paper, plywood, chemicals, limestone, scrap iron, steel, and clay.
ANR was founded in the 1880s as a logging route, and at its peak operated over 30 miles (48 km) of railroad. It also operates a short portion of line formerly belonging to the East Texas Railroad and the Texas Southeastern Railroad.
A&NR owns and operates its own fleet of 50ft. and 60ft. box cars, and has a capacity to store 600 railcars.
Angelina and Neches River Railroad Overview
Reporting mark: ANR
Dates of operation 1900–present
Track gauge: 4 ft 8 1⁄2 in (1,435 mm) standard gauge
Headquarters: Lufkin, Texas
Angelina and Neches River Railroad 2-6-2 No. 108.
Two Angelina and Neches River Railroad boxcars are seen on a siding near Childersburg, Alabama. March 15, 2003.
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An Angelina and Neches River Railroad slideshow.
Angelina County Lumber Company Engine No. 110, located at the Ellen Trout Zoo in Lufkin, Texas.
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