Re: HOLLISTER—and the branch line
Author: Carol L Voss
Date: 08-06-2018 - 12:03

Cprr Wrote:
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> Remember, this line would have crossed into the
> San Joaquin Valley around Coalinga, then over to
> Bakersfield if SP had done it. Frankly, I wished
> they did, then there would be multiple ways of
> getting to the Bay area.

Yes, and it was the mayor of Salinas, Baker, who got the line changed to be brought down thru Salinas and the valley. His house is now a museum sitting near the station and tracks.
C



Subject Written By Date/Time (PST)
  HOLLISTER??? JOHN 08-05-2018 - 23:30
  Re: HOLLISTER??? Carol L Voss 08-06-2018 - 08:32
  Re: HOLLISTER??? Cprr 08-06-2018 - 11:58
  Re: HOLLISTER—and the branch line Carol L Voss 08-06-2018 - 12:03
  Re: HOLLISTER??? The "original" War Deparment SP 1853 survey route, versus the Valley BOB2 08-06-2018 - 12:59
  Re:Bodie and the Bay Area Al Stangenberger 08-06-2018 - 16:23
  Re: HOLLISTER??? The "original" War Deparment SP 1853 survey route, versus the Valley George Andrews 08-06-2018 - 20:31
  Re: HOLLISTER??? The "original" War Deparment SP 1853 survey route, versus the Valley Dr Zarkofff 08-06-2018 - 21:11
  Re: HOLLISTER??? The "original" War Deparment SP 1853 survey route, versus the Valley Byways 08-06-2018 - 21:54
  Re: HOLLISTER??? the pinnacles, I-40, and long overdue...... BOB2 08-06-2018 - 22:06
  Re: HOLLISTER??? the pinnacles, I-40, and long overdue...... Dr Zarkoff 08-06-2018 - 23:34
  Re: HOLLISTER??? the pinnacles, I-40, and long overdue...... BOB2 08-07-2018 - 07:53
  Re: HOLLISTER??? the pinnacles, I-40, and long overdue...... Graham Buxton 08-07-2018 - 08:14
  Re: HOLLISTER??? the pinnacles, I-40, and long overdue...... Carol L Voss 08-07-2018 - 09:13
  Re: HOLLISTER??? the pinnacles, Ed Workman 08-07-2018 - 09:29
  Re: HOLLISTER??? the pinnacles, wandering wonderer 08-09-2018 - 19:41
  Re: HOLLISTER??? the pinnacles, I-40, and long overdue...... George Andrews 08-07-2018 - 18:20
  Re: HOLLISTER??? the pinnacles, I-40, and long overdue...... Carol L Voss 08-07-2018 - 21:24
  Re: the Valley and the sea Ed Workman 08-07-2018 - 08:26
  Gridlocked Highways? R Ruiz 08-09-2018 - 00:15
  Re: Gridlocked Highways? Railroads Start Fires Too, but... 08-12-2018 - 10:51


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