The San Antonio & Aransas Pass Railroad

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Abandonments

This abandoned route has associated ICC filings. Falfurrias to Edinburg
States: Texas   
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This abandoned route has historical information.This abandoned route has associated pictures.This abandoned route has associated ICC filings. Kenedy to Houston
States: Texas   
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This abandoned route has historical information.This abandoned route has a map.This abandoned route has associated pictures.This abandoned route has associated ICC filings. The Kerrville Branch (Camp Stanley to Kerrville)
States: Texas   
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This abandoned route has associated pictures. Passenger Station (McAllen, Texas)
States: Texas   
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Texas Interlocking Towers

The San Antonio & Aransas Pass Railroad was served by these interlocker towers in Texas:

Nbr Location Railroads Type Authorized Retired Map
2 San Antonio GH&SA, SA&AP    M 10/9/1902 1926
Consolidated into Tower 112
3 Flatonia SA&AP, GH&SA    M 10/9/1902 1996
Preserved in Flatonia as part of Flatonia Rail Park
5 Houston SA&AP, T&NO    C 12/4/1802
Consolidated into Tower 139 in 1940
12 Houston (Blodgett) SA&AP, GH&SA    E 7/4/1903 1915
40 Luling GH&SA, SA&AP    M 6/20/1904 1931
Moved a short distance from its original location and modified to serve as a gas station
51 Wallis SA&AP, GC&SF    E 7/20/1904
52 Cameron GC&SF, SA&AP    E 7/21/1904 1959
54 Rockdale SA&AP, I-GN    M 9/1/1904 1959
59 Waco MKT, SA&AP    M 11/21/1904
84 Houston (Walker Avenue) SA&AP, I-GN, HB&T    E 8/10/1910 1988
Consolidated into Tower 117 on June 1, 1971
91 West Point MKT, SA&AP    M 10/29/1913
104 Houston (Bellaire Junction) SA&AP, GH&SA, H&TC    11/1/1915 1926
109 San Antonio SAB&T, SA&AP    M 10/28/1918 1959
Due to oversight, temporary track had to put in place by a crane to cross over existing track in order to serve a customer on the severed line
115 Eagle Lake SA&AP, GH&SA, CB    E 7/22/1924 1990
138 Harlingen StLB&M, SA&AP    M 9/10/1928 1994
145 Edinburg SA&AP, StLB&M    C 1/3/1929 1971
Abandonments: Falfurrias to Edinburg   
146 Edcouch StLB&M, SA&AP    C 2/5/1929 1968
147 Lantana SA&AP, StLB&M    C 3/13/1929 1972
149 Edinburg (Alsonia) StLB&M, SA&AP    C 12/5/1928 1964
Abandonments: Falfurrias to Edinburg   
151 Rosita SA&AP, StLB&M    C 4/17/1929 1969
159 Mathis SA&AP, SAU&G    M 11/7/1929 1980
Cabin-type interlocker still in place

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