Re: ORER abbreviation question


i have seen "despatch" applied to railroad names as A.C.D. and to rolling stock. what is the origin and use?of "despatch" within railroading?? thanks Jim Young>
To: STMFC@...
Sent: Sun, 16 Dec 2007 3:19 am
Subject: [STMFC] Re: ORER abbreviation question

Thanks to Lou Whiteley and Frank Valoczy for explaining that A.C.D. is
an abbreviation for Atlantic Coast Despatch.

Best wishes,
Larry Ostresh
Laramie, Wyoming

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