Dardanelle & Russellville Railroad Company DR #191

Nature of Firm

DR operates freight service from a connection with UP at Russellville to North Dardanelle, AR, a distance of 4.8 miles. Traffic includes forest products, plastic, petroleum and drilling commodities.


The DR was chartered in 1883 and opened on August 15 of that year. The company was reorganized under its present name on January 13, 1900. Regular passenger service ended in 1950.

Company Information

Mailing Address

Dardanelle & Russellville Railroad Company
4416 South Arkansas Avenue
Russellville, AR 72802-8405

Phone 479-968-6455
Fax 479-968-2634
Web Site n/a

Daniel B. Robbins
Vice President & General Manager

Company Affiliation Arkansas Shortline Railroads, Inc.
Interchange Points Russellville, AR
Agreement Type Handling Carrier
Information Exchange Method RMI