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Switching and terminal companies (Nbbcgt)

Companies performing switching service or furnishing terminal trackage, or both, and which may incidentally conduct a regular freight or passenger service. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
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Railroads (Nbbcg)
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Short line railroads (Nbbcga)
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