Galveston Railroad, LP GVSR #567

Nature of Firm

GVSR operates 32.0 miles of yard track at Galveston, TX. The rail facilities cover approximately fifty acres.


The line began operations in 1900 as the Galveston Wharves Railway and is owned by the City of Galveston, TX. The city leased the line to Rail Management Corporation in November, 1987. In June 2005, Rail Management Corporation was acquired by Genesee & Wyoming, Inc.

Company Information

Mailing Address Galveston Railroad, L.P.
37th & Old Industrial Blvd
P.O. Box 1108
Galveston, TX 77553-1108
Phone 409-732-5411
Fax 409-762-6605
Web Site

Chris Stewart, GM
Cell: 409-621-6813

Gary Brown
Sales and Marketing
Phone: 912-964-5337
Cell: 912-247-9771

Company Affiliation Genesee & Wyoming, Inc.
Interchange Points Galveston, TX
Agreement Type Switch Terminal Carrier; ICC GVSR 8000, Item 40 publishes charges for absorptions
Information Exchange Method RMI