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V&S Railway

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The V&S Railway is a shortline railroad that operates two disconnected lines in the U.S. state of Kansas. [1]

32 relations: Arkansas Valley Interurban Railway, Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway, Attica, Kansas, Belvidere, Kansas, BNSF Railway, Central Kansas Railway, Colorado, Dieselisation, Gloster Southern Railroad, Grenada Railway, Hutchinson, Kansas, Interchange (freight rail), Interstate Commerce Commission, Interurban, Kalmbach Publishing, Kansas, Kansas and Oklahoma Railroad, Kiowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Manitoba, Medicine Lodge, Kansas, Mississippi, Missouri Pacific Railroad, Salt Lake City, Scrap, Shortline railroad, Southern Manitoba Railway, Sun City, Kansas, Towner Railway, U.S. state, Union Pacific Railroad, Wichita, Kansas.

Arkansas Valley Interurban Railway

The Arkansas Valley Interurban Railway (AVI) was an interurban railway that operated in Kansas, serving Wichita, Newton, and Hutchinson.

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Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway

The Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway, often referred to as the Santa Fe or AT&SF, was one of the larger railroads in the United States.

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Attica, Kansas

Attica is a town in Harper County, Kansas, United States.

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Belvidere, Kansas

Belvidere is an unincorporated community located along the Medicine Lodge River in Kiowa County, Kansas, United States.

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BNSF Railway

The BNSF Railway Company is the largest freight railroad network in North America, followed by the Union Pacific Railroad (UP) in second place, its primary competitor for Western U.S. freight.

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Central Kansas Railway

The Central Kansas Railway (CKR) was a short-line railroad operating of trackage in the U.S. state of Kansas and west to Scott City, Kansas.

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Colorado is a state of the United States encompassing most of the southern Rocky Mountains as well as the northeastern portion of the Colorado Plateau and the western edge of the Great Plains.

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Dieselisation or dieselization is a term generally used for the increasingly common use of diesel fuel in vehicles, or known to be said "Rise of diesel power" as opposed to gasoline or steam engines.

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Gloster Southern Railroad

The Gloster Southern Railroad is a United States shortline railroad that operates in Mississippi and Louisiana.

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Grenada Railway

The Grenada Railway (reporting mark GRYR) is a 187-mile long (301 km) shortline railroad that runs from Southaven, Mississippi to Canton, Mississippi, along former Illinois Central Railroad trackage.

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Hutchinson, Kansas

Hutchinson is the largest city and county seat in Reno County, Kansas, United States, and located on the Arkansas River.

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Interchange (freight rail)

In freight rail transport, interchange is the practice of railroads conveying freight cars ("foreign" cars) from other companies over their lines.

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Interstate Commerce Commission

The Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC) was a regulatory agency in the United States created by the Interstate Commerce Act of 1887.

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The interurban (or radial railway) is a type of electric railway, with streetcar-like light electric self-propelled railcars which run within and between cities or towns.

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Kalmbach Publishing

Kalmbach Publishing Co. is an American publisher of books and magazines, many of them railroad-related, located in Waukesha, Wisconsin.

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Kansas is a U.S. state in the Midwestern United States.

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Kansas and Oklahoma Railroad

The Kansas and Oklahoma Railroad is a shortline railroad operating in the midwest United States.

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Kiowa, Kansas

Kiowa is a city in Barber County, Kansas, United States.

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Louisiana is a state in the southeastern region of the United States.

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Manitoba is a province at the longitudinal centre of Canada.

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Medicine Lodge, Kansas

Medicine Lodge is the most populous city in and the county seat of Barber County, Kansas, United States.

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Mississippi is a state in the Southern United States, with part of its southern border formed by the Gulf of Mexico.

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Missouri Pacific Railroad

The Missouri Pacific Railroad, commonly abbreviated MoPac, with nickname of The Mop, was one of the first railroads in the United States west of the Mississippi River.

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City (often shortened to Salt Lake and abbreviated as SLC) is the capital and the most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Utah.

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Scrap consists of recyclable materials left over from product manufacturing and consumption, such as parts of vehicles, building supplies, and surplus materials.

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Shortline railroad

A shortline railroad is a small or mid-sized railroad company that operates over a relatively short distance relative to larger, national railroad networks.

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Southern Manitoba Railway

Southern Manitoba Railway was incorporated in July 1999 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

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Sun City, Kansas

Sun City is a city in Barber County, Kansas, United States, along the Medicine Lodge River.

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Towner Railway

The Towner Railway, under lease from the Colorado, Kansas, and Pacific Railway Company by the Victoria and Southern Railway (V&S), was purchased by the Colorado Department of Transportation in October 2011.

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U.S. state

A state is a constituent political entity of the United States.

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Union Pacific Railroad

The Union Pacific Railroad (or Union Pacific Railroad Company and simply Union Pacific) is a freight hauling railroad that operates 8,500 locomotives over 32,100 route-miles in 23 states west of Chicago and New Orleans.

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Wichita, Kansas

Wichita is the largest city in the U.S. state of Kansas.

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Redirects here:

Hutchinson and Northern Railway, Hutchinson and northern railway, V and S Railway, Victoria and Southern Railway.


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/V%26S_Railway

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