Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot - Old Sacramento, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 38° 34.984 W 121° 30.344
10S E 630150 N 4271568
Quick Description: The Sacramento Southern Railroad is a tourist line in Old Sacramento. It's operated by the California State Railroad Museum.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 5/4/2007 6:35:35 PM
Waymark Code: WM1GF6
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman
Views: 130

Long Description:
The train runs along the Sacramento River to Freeport. Trains started operating in 1980.

The original Sacramento Southern Railroad ran until Walnut Grove and was built in the early 1900s. In 1912 it was merged with the Central Pacific Railroad. Later it merged with Southern Pacific.
Is the station/depot currently used for railroad purposes?: Yes

Is the station/depot open to the public?: Yes

What rail lines does/did the station/depot serve?: Sacramento Southern Railroad

Station/Depot Web Site: [Web Link]

If the station/depot is not being used for railroad purposes, what is it currently used for?: Not listed

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