Norfolk Southern was created June 1, 1982, with the consolidation of Southern Railway Company and Norfolk and Western Railway Company, but both of those trace their lineage to hundreds of predecessors dating back to the early 1800s.
What does NW stand for?
NW stands for Norfolk and Western Railway Company
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He served as a law clerk in the Law department of Norfolk and Western Railway Company in 1968.
Goode joined Norfolk and Western Railway Company, a predecessor to Norfolk Southern, in 1965 as a tax attorney, and became vice president- taxation of Norfolk Southern in 1985 and executive vice president- administration in 1991.