Altair to Sheridan

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The Eagle Lake-Sheridan Branch

The abandoned railroad route between Altair and Sheridan, known as The Eagle Lake-Sheridan Branch, of which 11.5 miles have been abandoned, was once operated in Texas by the Southern Pacific Railroad.

Historic ICC Abandonment Filings

SOUTHERN PACIFIC RAILROAD
Docket Number: 22584 Date: 4/29/1963 Section: 1(18)
Applic. and Ret. to Quest. for auth. to aband. that part of its Eagle Lake-Sheridan Branch, Glidden Subdivision, from Altair and Sheridan, a distance of 11.5 mi., all in Colorado County, Texas.
Length: 11.5 miles Citation:  

Do you have any information on the cross streets or street names that are close to this abandoned track?

Justin
Dallas, TX
6/26/2010

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US 90A follows the south side of the former roadbed between Altair & Sheridan, TX. The roadbed is still mostly visible.

Mike Harris
Houston, TX
10/26/2011

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