MHSF at a glance
Miles of track:  9.5
Employees:  4
Carloads:  3000
Industries:  4
Locomotives:  3

Morehead & Southfork Railroad

Port of Morehead, NC to Radio Island, NC

The Morehead & Southfork Railroad serves the Port of Morehead in Carteret County. The port is owned by the State of North Carolina. Previously known as the Beaufort & Morehead Railways, the NC Ports Railway Commission operated the port.

The reporting marks are MHSF and connects with NS at Morehead City.

Products handled include:

  • Rubber
  • Chemicals
  • Metal
  • Transloading
  • Fish oil & meal
  • Railcar Storage

The Morehead & Southfork Railroad has an active industrial development program, with buildings and sites available up to 150 acres in size.

Link to map of railroad and port (.pdf download)


Port of Morehead Railroad | Railcar Storage Port of Morehead | Transloading Railcars Port of Morehead | Port of Morehead