Information about railroads in Richmond, Va., during the Civil War.
This is a collection of sources on the railroads in Richmond during the Civil War.
Five lines terminated in Richmond:
Richmond and Petersburg Railroad
Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac Railroad
Richmond and York River Railroad
Richmond and Danville Railroad
Virginia Central Railroad.
None of these lines connected in the city. The city worked on a railroad through the city at various times during the war.