FERNWOOD COLUMBIA & GULF RAILROAD COMPANY
FERNWOOD, MS

Connects with GM&O and IC. 44.14 miles from Columbia to Fernwood, MS.
Fernwood, Columbia & Gulf, Fernwood, MS

Standard guage.  Owned by Enochs Brothers, who may also have owned B&HS.
From Fernwood to Columbia, 44 miles.  To ICG 1 Sep 19722.  Assets acquired
by ICG Aug 19732.  See also Fernwood Lbr. Co., Illinois Central Gulf, Gulf
Wood Preserving Corp.

FERNWOOD, COLUMBIA & GULF LOCOMOTIVE ROSTER

Diesel power SW 1 240 EMD 407- 3 1398 9-30-41 x-EJ&E 240, Jun 1959; to 6005,12 600 EMD 407- 3 1398 9-30-41 x-240; to ICG 618?, 620?12; to CAGY 525 SW900 900 EMD 4390-1 23298 4-1957 x-??; to Hutchinson & Northern 6, early 19832,8,12 44t D1 GE 18195 3-30-45 new; to SJ&LC 504, Oct 19571,3 D2 GE 18196 3-30-45 new; to SJ&LC 505, Oct 19571,3 D3 GE 18197 4-6-45 new; to Arcata & Mad River 1043 D4 GE 28347 4-26-47 new; to South Carolina State Port Authority 1044 D5 GE 15030 11-1941 x-NYO&W 103, Aug 1950; to SJ&LC 503, Aug 19571,3 D6 GE 15029 12-1941 x-MSE 47; to SJ&LC 502, Jul 19571,3 Steam power 2-6-0 18x24 49 9 BLW 6101 3-1882 orig. Terre Haute & Indianapolis 46; Fernwood Lbr. Co. 9; FC&G 9; (GHH data card.) 2-6-0 18x24 56 10 BLW 34399 3-1910 orig. Fernwood Lbr. Co. 10, Fernwood, MS; Fernwood & Gulf 10; FC&G 10 2-8-0 20x24 50 11 BLW 36000 -1911 new Fernwood Lbr. Co. 11; Fernwood & Gulf 11; to Fernwood, Columbia & Gulf 11; 2-8-0 20x 56 12 BLW 37578 3-1912 new Fernwood Lbr. Co. 12; Fernwood & Gulf 12; J. J. White Lbr. Co. 19, McComb and Columbia, MS; Kentucky Lbr. Co. 19, Sulligent, AL; BR&L; back to Fernwood, Columbia & Gulf 12 12-3-1937 for $5474.77 4-6-0 19x26 55 14:1 Brooks 2412 2-1894 x-SI&E 1158; 4-6-0 18x24 63 14:2 Brooks 3557 6-1900 x-SI&E 1700; 4-4-2 20x26 66 (73?) 15 BLW 19046 5-1901 BR&P 161; SI&E 1505; Fernwood & Gulf 15 12 19-1919; FC&G 15; scrapped 1936 (GHH data card says 19x26, 72.) 80-3 Shay13x15 36 Shay 16 Lima 3096 7-1920 new; to Polk Operating Co. 6, Feb 19306; 4-6-0 18x24 63 17 Brooks 3557 6-1900 x-Fernwood Lbr. Co. 14:2; 4-6-0 18x24 49 ??? BLW 6101 3-1882 x-TH&I 46???;

FREIGHT CAR NOTES

Other Eqpt.
Railcars	
M-1	Brill		22829	-1930	new; 	Model 30, 40 hp, gas, 22'11", 6
ton, 30 passenger9,10

M-3	Kalamazoo		C-58373	-1936	new?;  	Ford V-8, 85 hp, gas,
27'6", 6t, 6 window, baggage, 17 passenger9,10
M-4	Co. shops			-1937		Ford V-8, 85 hp, gas, 27'6", 6t, 6
window, baggage, 17 passenger;  Owned by Lewis Saillard 10

Passenger Eqpt.	
6	wood combine
8	baggage-mail
9	caboose

Bibliography:
1 X2200S, 90, p. 30
2 X2200S, 80, p.30
3 X2200S, 51, pp. 21ff
4 X2200S, 52, p. 14
5 Railroad History #159
6 "The Shay Locomotive", Michael Koch, 1971;
7 R&LHS, BLW builder's records
8 X2200S, 79, p. 10
9 "Interurbans Without Wires", Edmund Keilty, Interurban Press, Glendale, CA, 1979, p. 184
10 "The Short Line Doodlebug", Edmund Keilty, Interurban Press, Glendale, CA, 1988, p. 79
11 X2200S, 22, p. 36
12 X2200S, 36, p. 25
13 Witbeck pp. 7, 42, 62
14 HIC p. 519
15 CRC p. 39
16 DSP photo collection
17 SI&E p. 138
18 BLW

RAILROAD PAINT MIXES
by ho sam

All color mixes are based on PollyScale Acrylics paint numbers.
All bottle sizes are 1 fluid ounce size.
Capful refers to the cap on the bottle.
HK=Herald King decals for reference only these are no longer available.
MS=Microscale Decals
C=Custom made on Alps Printer

No information available

S.A. McCall