Quinif to Rosebud

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  • States: Texas   
  • Railroads: SP   

The abandoned railroad route between Quinif and Rosebud of which 14 miles have been abandoned, was once operated in Texas by the Southern Pacific Railroad.

Historic ICC Abandonment Filings

SOUTHERN PACIFIC RAILROAD
Docket Number: AB 12 Sub 37 Date: 7/13/1976 Section: 1a
Application filed for authority to abandon a line of railroad extending from MP 119.7 near Quinif in an northerly direction to the end of the branch at MP 133.7 near Rosebud, a distance of 14.0 miles in Falls and Milam Counties, Texas.
Length: 14 miles Citation:  

This line was part of SP's former SAAP line, which ran from Cameron to Waco. The Rosebud-Waco segment was abandoned in, I believe, 1966. The Cameron (Quinif) to Rosebud section lasted until 1977. See Also....Rosebud To Waco (The Cameron Branch).

Joe
Alvarado, TX
6/12/2011

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