FREIGHT RAIL TRANSPORT FROM NORTHERN ALABAMA TO MIDDLE TENNESSEE – TENNESSEE SOUTHERN RAILROAD (TSRR)

The Tennessee Southern Railroad (TSRR) operates a total of 149 miles (including 118 main line miles) of rail line running from Columbia, Tennessee (46 miles south of Nashville, Tennessee), to Pulaski, Tennessee, and from Columbia, Tennessee, to Florence, Alabama. Of the 118 main line miles, approximately 109 miles of the TSRR are located in Lawrence, Giles and Maury Counties in middle Tennessee, while the remaining 9 miles are located in Lauderdale County in northwest Alabama. The TSRR interchanges with Class I carrier CSX Transportation at Natco, Tennessee. TSRR also provides intermodal services between the railroad, river barges and trucks at its port facilities located in Florence, Alabama, at the Port of Florence. The Port of Florence is strategically located on the Tennessee River. In addition, TSRR has the ability to transload products between rail cars and trucks at its cross-dock facility located in Lawrenceburg, Tennessee.

Location

Middle Tennessee and Northwest Alabama
Tennessee Southern Railroad Map

CONNECTING RAILROADS:

CSX Transportation at Natco, TN

Primary Commodities Handled:

Aluminum, building materials, coil steel, crossties, fertilizer, LP gas, plastics, potash, rolled paper, slag, and soapstone

Contact

Headquarters:

Tennessee Southern Railroad
100 Railroad Street
Mt. Pleasant, TN 38474
Phone: (931) 379-5824
FAX: (931) 379-5826

Customer Service Contact:

Phone: (855) 955-RAIL (7245)
Fax: (904) 423-5388
Email: tsrr-cs@patriotrail.com

Business Development Contact:

Cassie Dull
Director, strategic Business Development
Office: (904) 626-7889
Cell: (904) 760-7044
Email:Cassie.Dull@patriotrail.com

To report a non-service related emergency, please call 1-855-258-4514.