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CHL No. 526 First Passenger Railroad - Sacramento


NO. 526 CALIFORNIA'S FIRST PASSENGER RAILROAD - The Sacramento Valley Railroad, running from Sacramento to Folsom, was begun at this site on February 12, 1855. The passenger terminal was located here, the turntable and freight depot were at Third and Front Streets. Completion of the railroad was celebrated at Folsom on February 22, 1856.


1800 Third Street, Sacramento. (SW corner of 3rd and R Sts.)
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CHL #526 - First Passenger Railroad