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Whitewater, Kansas - History - 19th Century
... and was taken over by Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railway, which shut down in 1980 and reorganized as Oklahoma, Kansas and Texas Railroad, merged in 1988 with Missouri Pacific ... the present location on the Whitewater River after the Missouri Pacific railroad came through the area ... The city was established where the Missouri Pacific and Rock Island railroads intersected ...
Missouri Pacific Bridge
... The Missouri Pacific Railroad bridge was built in 1909, by the MoPac ... In 1984 it was merged with Union Pacific in the Missouri Pacific-Union Pacific merger ... It is the sister bridge to the Union Pacific Intermodal Bridge ...
Atlantic And Pacific Railroad - History
... The A P's earliest predecessor was the Pacific Railroad, incorporated by the Missouri General Assembly in 1849 to connect St ... In response to an 1852 federal law granting public lands to Missouri to aid in constructing two cross-state railroads, the state approved an amendment to the 1849 Pacific Railroad law in December 1852 ... branch, defined by state law to lie south of the Osage River, began at Franklin (now Pacific) on the main line and headed west-southwesterly across the state ...
Texarkana (Amtrak Station) - History
... by Union Station Trust, a subsidiary organization created as a joint effort between the Missouri-Pacific, Texas Pacific, Cotton Belt and Kansas City Southern railroads ... Tucker, chief architect for Missouri Pacific, designed the building with a track layout and overhead concourse reminiscent of the style he had used when rebuilding Little Rock Union Depot after a 1921 fire ... Missouri Pacific and Texas and Pacific, the two carriers with the most passenger trains serving Texarkana Union Station, were able to operate through the ...
Texas And Pacific Railway - History
... The T P never reached San Diego instead it met the Southern Pacific at Sierra Blanca, Texas, in 1881 ... The Missouri Pacific Railroad, also controlled by Gould, leased the T P from 1881 to 1885 and continued a cooperative relationship with the T P after the lease ended ... Missouri Pacific gained majority ownership of the Texas and Pacific Railway's stock in 1928 but allowed it to continue operation as a separate entity until they were eventually merged on October 15, 1976 ...

Famous quotes containing the words pacific and/or missouri:

    The doctor of Geneva stamped the sand
    That lay impounding the Pacific swell,
    Patted his stove-pipe hat and tugged his shawl.
    Wallace Stevens (1879–1955)

    The traveller on the prarie is naturally a hunter, on the head waters of the Missouri and Columbia a trapper, and at the Falls of St. Mary a fisherman.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)