Missouri Pacific

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Texarkana (Amtrak Station) - History
... 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 ... Missouri Pacific and Texas and Pacific, the two carriers with the most passenger trains serving Texarkana Union Station, were able to operate through the facility without a backup move ...
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 ... 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 ...
Whitewater, Kansas - History - 19th Century
... It foreclosed in 1891 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 ... 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 ...
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 ...

Famous quotes containing the words pacific and/or missouri:

    It is easier to sail many thousand miles through cold and storm and cannibals, in a government ship, with five hundred men and boys to assist one, than it is to explore the private sea, the Atlantic and Pacific Ocean of one’s being alone.... It is not worth the while to go round the world to count the cats in Zanzibar.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    I was losing interest in politics, when the repeal of the Missouri Compromise aroused me again. What I have done since then is pretty well known.
    Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865)