Pittsburgh and Ohio Central Railroad


Pittsburgh and Ohio Central Railroad

Infobox SG rail
railroad_name=Pittsburgh and Ohio Central Railroad
marks=POHC
locale=McKees Rocks, Bridgeville, Canonsburg, and Washington
start_year=2000
end_year=present
hq_city=McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania
The Pittsburgh and Ohio Central Railroad reporting mark|POHC is a Class III short-line railroad operating about 42 miles of track over the Chartiers Branch in southwest Pennsylvania. It is owned by the Ohio Central Railroad (OHCR). The Ohio Central bought the line, formerly known as the Pittsburgh Industrial Railroad, from RailAmerica, Inc., in 2000. The line has track extending from its office in McKees Rocks to Neville Island, Arden, Esplen, and Armstrong Mills.

Interchanges

*McKees Rocks
**Pittsburgh, Allegheny & McKees Rocks Railroad (PAM)
**CSX
*Duff Junction
**Norfolk Southern

Roster (as of April 2008)

References

* [http://www.lundsten.dk/railfan_pa/poc/index.html Western Pennsylvanian Railroads:Pittsburgh & Ohio Central Railroad]
* [http://www.ohiocentral.com/ Ohio Central]


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