Tennessee & Alabama Central

This road was chartered in 1853, construction began in 1856 and was completed in 1860. It connected Decatur, Alabama to the Alabama state line, connecting there to the Central Southern Railroad. 

On July 1, 1861, the Central Southern, Tennessee & Alabama, and Tennessee & Alabama Central Railroads renewed an annual agreement to operate as three financial entities under the name Nashville & Decatur Railroad.

Black's Number Part of 71 (map)
Track 29 miles of 5 foot gauge of unknown type and weight
Locomotives Unknown; 3 names
Cars Unknown -- see link
Stations 7
Officers President
Significant Documents
NA, N&D 3-12-62
NA, T&AC 3-26-62
NA, ENG 2-11-63
OR Series 1, Vol. 30, Part 4, Page 713
RRBAT 11-30-1863
OR Series 1, Vol. 32, Part 2, Page 647
OR Series 1, Vol. 45, Part 2, Page 698

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