The Winters Branch

Vaca Valley to Esparto, California

—  ICC Abandonment Filings  —

Southern Pacific Railroad
Docket: AB-12 Sub 13 9/10/1973 Section: 1(18)
Application for authority to abandon the end portion of its Winters Branch betw. MP 69.00 at or near Vaca Valley and the end of the branch at MP 89.95, at or near Esparto, in Solano and Yolo Counties, Calif., together with all sidings, spur tracks and appurtenances., a distance of 21.95 mi.
Length: 21.950 miles Citation:  

—  User Comments  —

I have a site with photos of railroad related structures in Winters. I believe that the diamond match company was in the process of removing their structures.

http://www.nonotuck.us/kens/winters_branch

Ken Harstine
Holyoke, MA
2/26/2014

http://www.trainorders.com/discussion/read.php?1,1858494

This line has been reopened !!!

Joshua
N/a, AR
8/28/2016

The Winters Branch is not the West Valley Line and is not likely to be re-opened. Most of the old on-line businesses are closed and the rest have not had any rail service for nearly 20 years now and therefore don't likely need it.

Ken Harstine
Holyoke, MA
8/30/2016

Google this rail line and I got men sits that say (up) railroad reopened the line so if there is no money to by made then why is it bing reopened .

Joshua
N/a, AR
9/3/2016