Sabine River & Northern Railroad Company SRN #678

Nature of Firm

SRN operates freight service from Bessmay to Echo, TX (32 miles) and a branch line from Buna to Evadale, TX (8 miles). SRN has connections with UP at Echo and Mauriceville, TX, with KCS at Lemonville, TX and with a BNSF shortline (Timber Rock Railroad at Bessmay and Evadale, TX). Traffic consists of pulp and paper products.


The company was incorporated April 20, 1965 and construction was completed and service start from Echo to Mulford, TX in April, 1966. Service was extended to Mauriceville and Bessmay in August, 1967. The branch to Evadale was in operation in June, 1988.

Company Information

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Company AffiliationTemple-Inland Incorporated
Interchange PointsMauriceville and Echo, TX
Agreement TypeHandling Carrier
Information Exchange MethodShort Line Data Systems