The Texarkana & Fort Smith Railway

Interlocker Tower Abandonment

Markers show approximate centers of abandoned routes.

Texas Interlocking Towers

The Texarkana & Fort Smith Railway was served by these interlocker towers in Texas:

Nbr Location Railroads Type Authorized Retired Map
28 Texarkana T&P, T&FtS    M 10/20/1903
31 Beaumont (Connell) T&FtS, T&NO    M 10/1/1903
Walk-in tower now stands in the same location as previous manned-tower.
42 Texarkana StL&SW, T&P, T&FtS    E 7/7/1904
Razed in the 1990s
Abandonments: Texarkana, TX to Shreveport, LA   
103 Beaumont (Chaison) T&FtS, T&NO    C 10/8/1915
120 Port Arthur T&FtS, T&NO    C 9/28/1925
125 Mauriceville T&FtS, O&NW    C 5/22/1929
Unusual structure combining interlocking tower and passenger depot

Do you know of any abandoned rails of the Texarkana & Fort Smith Railway? Please . You will get credit for anything you contribute.