Some of the major railroads are: Norfolk Southern Railway; Burlington Northern Railway; CSX Transportation; Union Pacific Railroad; Kansas City Southern Railway; Canadian National Railway; Canadian Pacific Railway
The Central Pacific RR was only around as an independent company until 1885, when its assets were leased by the Southern Pacific RR. The Southern Pacific kept the Central Pacific alive as a corporate entity until 1959, operating it as… Full Answer
Ed Austin has written: 'S.P.&S' -- subject(s): History, Railroads, Spokane, Portland, and Seattle Railway 'The Southern Pacific in Oregon' -- subject(s): Railroads, Southern Pacific Company 'Union Pacific Diesels in Color'
Eight Class I railroads currently operate in the United States: Amtrak BNSF Railway Canadian National Railway Canadian Pacific Railway CSX Transportation Kansas City Southern Railway Norfolk Southern Railway Union Pacific Railroad