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Extant Nevada Railroad/Railway Structures

Recent Updates

Updated towns are in red type. Last updated 3/10/17.

Contributors to this list include Keith Albrandt,Vincent C. Anselmo, Henry E. Bender, Jr., Linda L. Clements, David Coscia , Jim Dent, David Epling, Art Fisher, Christian J. Goepel, John D. Jones, Michael Lee, Norm Metcalf, Donald Peters, Art Peterson, Job and Lia Luning Prak, and Dave Sunderland.

6/11/04 Removed Battle Mountain and Winnemucca.

 

City

Railroad

Current Location

Type

Current Use

Date Built

Track Status

Bldg. Mat.

Current Railroad

Notes

Beowawe

Western Pacific

on site

M

rr

 

in use

wood

UP

tool house, Field checked 4/06

Boulder City

Un. Pacific

relocated to Clark County Museum in Henderson

C

museum

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 10/13

Boulder City

Six Companies RR

south of town, south and east of Lake Mead Recreation Area visitor center along Railroad Tunnel Trail

Tn

trail use

1930s

gone

rock bore

none

5 tunnels, old rail line used during construction of Hoover Dam during 1930s, Field checked 2004

Boyd

SPLA&SL

MP 441.90 along S.R. 317 southwest of Caliente

Tn

rr

1911

in use

cement-lined

UP

Tunnel # 5, originally 376' long, single track size, and timber-lined; lengthened to 598' and cement-lined in 1925

Brown Siding

SPLA&SL

MP 487.87 northeast of Caliente

Tn

rr

1890

in use

cement-lined

UP

Tunnel # 18, originally 291' long, single track, and timber-lined; cement-lined and lengthened to 301' in 1927

Caliente

Un. Pacific

100 Depot Ave.

P

municipal

1923

in use

stucco

UP

city offices, Field checked 4/09

Caliente

Un. Pacific

north of town

B

rr

 

in use

concrete

UP

large concrete arch bridge

Carlin

S. Pacific

on site

Tt

rr

 

in use

steel

UP

 

Carson City

S. Pacific/Nevada Copper Belt

moved from Wabuska

C

museum

1906

tourist

wood

tourist

 

Carson City

V&T

729 N. Carson St.

P

business

1872

gone

wood

none

altered

Carson City

SP replica

 

Wt

 

 

 

 

 

Field checked 9/07

Cherry Creek

Nev. North.

moved to Ely, 2000 Aultman St.

C

museum

1907

none

wood

none

at White Pine Public Museum, Field checked 4/09

Currie

Nev. North.

on site

P

 

1907

not in use

wood

track owned by Los Angeles Dept. of Water & Power

 

Dayton

Carson & Colorado

moved to 5585 East Hwy 50. to be rotated so parallel to original allignment

C

former residence, to be restored

 1881

none

wood

none

managed by Historical Society of Dayton Valley, Field checked 4/09

Dry Lake Siding

Un. Pacific

about 20 mi. north of Las Vegas

Wt

rr

1905-6

in use

steel

UP

Field checked 4/09

East Ely

Nev. North.

1100 Avenue A/11th St. E

P

museum

1907

in use

stucco/stone

Nev. North.

two-story, East Ely Railroad Depot Museum, Field checked 4/09

East Ely

Nev. North.

 

F

museum

  1907

in use

wood

Nev. North.

East Ely Railroad Depot Museum, Field checked 9/07

East Ely

Nev. North

next to depot

O

museum

 

in use

 

 

office building, Field checked 9/07

East Ely

Nev. North.

 

Eh

museum

1941 

in use

brick

Nev. North.

Nevada Northern Railway Museum, Field checked 9/07

East Ely

Nev. North.

 

Sh

museum

1940s 

in use

metal clad

Nev. North.

car repair, carpenter, electrical shops, miscellaneous sheds Nevada Northern Railway Museum Field checked 9/07

East Ely

Nev. North.

 

Wt

museum

1914 

in use

steel

Nev. North.

on high stilts, 100,000 gallon, Nevada Northern Railway Museum, Field checked 9/07

East Ely

Nev. North.

 

Cd

museum

  1917

in use

conc./wood

Nev. North.

Nevada Northern Railway Museum, Field checked 9/07

Eccles Siding

SPLA&SL

MP 462.66 northeast of Caliente

Tn

rr

1911

in use

cement-lined

UP

Tunnel # 11, originally 1310' long, single track, and timber-lined; widened to double track size, cement-lined, and lengthened to 1324' in 1928

Eccles Siding

SPLA&SL

MP463.20 northeast of Caliente

Tn

rr

1911

in use

cement-lined

UP

Tunnel # 12, originally 487' long, timber-lined, and single track; widened to double track size, cement-lined, and lengthened to 502' in 1927

Elko

S. Pacific

on site

F

business

 

 

wood

 

 

Elko

Amtrak

12th St./Water St.

P

rr

 

in use

metal

UP

enclosed shelter, Field checked 9/07

Elko

Western Pacific

Third St./Silver St.

P

offices

 

gone

wood

none

modernized, second story removed c1949?, Field checked 9/07

Elko

Western Pacific

  Silver St./Second St.

F

office/storage

 

gone

wood

none

Field checked 9/07

Ely

Nev. North.

1000 Campton St.

C

senior center

1906

gone

wood 

none

Field checked 4/09

Ely

Nev. North.

moved from Cherry Creek

C

museum

1907

none

wood

none

at White Pine Public Museum

Etna Siding

SPLA&SL

MP 453.25 along S.R. 317 southwest of Caliente

Tn

rr

1911

in use

cement-lined

UP

Tunnel # 9, originally 581' long, timber-lined, and single track; widened to double track size, cement-lined, and lengthened to 613' in 1929

Etna Siding

SPLA&SL

MP 455.90 along S.R. 317 southwest of Caliente

Tn

rr

1911

in use

cement-lined

UP

Tunnel # 10, originally 717' long, timber-lined, and single track; widened to double track size, cement-lined, and lengthened to 745' in 1929

Eureka

Eureka & Palisade

moved to ranch north of town

C

private

 

none

wood

none

two story

Fallon

S. Pacific

relocated and incorporated in casino buildings

C

business

 1907

 none

wood

none

2 story,  Field checked 2012

Fernley

S. Pacific

moved to 675 E.Main St.

C

display

  1914

none

wood

none

2 story, under restoration, Field checked 2012

Fleish

S. Pacific

Truckee River

B

rr

1902

in use

steel

UP

3 span deck girder

Gerlach

W. Pacific

on site

C

rr

 

in use

stucco

UP

only remaining first generation WP combination depot in state

Gerlach

W. Pacific

west of depot

Wt

?

 

in use

wood

UP

 

Goldfield

Tonopah & Goldfield

1 mi. S of Crook Ave.

C

business

 

none

wood

none

?

Gold Hill

V&T

1420 Main Street

C

museum

1872

tourist

wood

tourist

Stop on tourist line, Field checked 9/07

Hawthorne

Carson & Colorado (N&C?)

 on site

F

clubhouse

probably 1882

  gone

wood

none

modified, Field checked 4/09

Henderson

Un. Pacific

relocated to Clark County Museum

C

museum

 

none

wood

none

Boulder City depot, restored, Field checked 10/13

Islen Siding

SPLA&SL

MP 473.95 northeast of Caliente

Tn

rr

1890

in use

cement-lined

UP

Tunnel # 15, originally 228' long. single track, and timber-lined; widened to double track size, cement lined and lengthened to 232' in 1926

Islen Siding

SPLA&SL

MP 474.23 northeast of Caliente

Tn

rr

1890

in use

cement-lined

UP

Tunnel # 16, originally 376' long. single track, and timber-lined; widened to double track size, cement-lined, and lengthened to 386' in 1926

Islen Siding

OSL

MP 474.61 northeast of Caliente

Tn

rr

1890

in use

cement-lined

UP

Tunnel # 17, originally 255' long. single track, and timber-lined; widened to double track size, cement-lined, and lengthened to 299' in 1926

Jean

SPLA&SL

2 miles north of town on old highway

B

rr

 

in use

cement

UP

art deco style bridge over old highway

Kampos

W. Pacific

over Humboldt River

B

rr

 

in use

steel

UP

single span through truss, Field checked 5/07

Kyle Siding

SPLA&SL

MP 433.56 along S.R. 317 southwest of Caliente

Tn

rr

1911

in use

cement-lined

UP

Tunnel # 4, originally 1096' long, timber-lined and single wide; widened to double track size, cement-lined, and lengthened to 1226' in 1932

Las Vegas

Amtrak

1 Main St. in Union Plaza Hotel

P

vacant

1980s

in use

cement

UP

currently no Amtrak service

Las Vegas

Un. Pacific

downtown at old yard site

M

rr mow

 

in use

metal

UP

crew change facility, offices

Lovelock

Central Pacific (S. Pacific)

moved across street

P

 business

1879-80 

nearby

wood

UP

two story, restored, cafe on first floor, on National register, Field checked 2012

Lovelock

S. Pacific

moved to 400 Irish American Rd., 3 miles east of town

F

business

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 9/07 

Luning

S. Pacific

relocated to ranch, ?

C

 

 

none

wood

none

split in half for moving

McGill

Nev. North.

on site

C

closed

1908

gone

concrete block

Nevada Northern

Nevada Northern Railway Museum

Moapa

Union Pacific

in yard

Y

rr

 

in use

steel

Union Pacific

modified boxcar, Field checked 4/09

Montello

S. Pacific

relocated near post office

M

unused

 

none

wood

none

telegraph office from Valley Pass, Field checked 2012

North Battle Mountain

W. Pacific

on site

M

rr

 

in use

wood

UP

tool house

Palisade

W. Pacific

over Humboldt River

B

rr

 

in use

steel

UP

single span deck truss, Field checked 5/07

Reno

S. Pacific/V&T

280 North Center St., 135 E. Commercial Row

P

rr

1926

in use

stucco

UP

Amtrak stop, on National Register, Field checked 12/12

Reno

S. Pacific

to east of depot

M

 

 

in use

 

UP

Express building

Reno

S. Pacific

on site

F

rr

1957

in use

steel

UP

Field checked 2012

Reno

S. Pacific

301 E. Commercial Row

F

business

 

in use

wood

UP

 

Reno

NCO

325 E. 4th Street

C

business

1910

 

brick

 

restored, on National Register, Field checked 11/15

Reno

NCO

east of depot

Eh

business

1889

 

brick

 

 

Rhyolite

Las Vegas &Tonopah

north of S.R. 374, Golden St.

C

vacant 

1907-8

gone

stone

none

Field checked 8/11

Richmond Siding

SPLA&SL

MP 471.32 northeast of Caliente

Tn

rr

1890

in use

cement-lined

UP

Tunnel # 13, originally 561' long. single track, timber-lined; lengthened to 571' and cement-lined in 1924

Richmond Siding

SPLA&SL

MP 472.74 northeast of Caliente

Tn

rr

1890

in use

cement-lined

UP

Tunnel # 14, originally 677' long, single track, and timber-lined; lengthened to 694' and cement-lined in 1924

Sand Pass

W. Pacific

on site

M

abandoned

 

in use

wood

UP

heavily vandalized, two unknown use buildings

Sloan

SPLA&SL

about 8 mi. south of Las Vegas along I-15, west side of interstate, MP 315.88

Tn

abandoned, bypassed

1905

gone

rock bore, timber portals

none, UP tracks adjacent

Tunnel # 2, bypassed in 1943

Sparks

replica U. Pacific

in Victorian Square

C

Chamber of Commerce/museum

c1976 

none

wood

none

Field checked 9/08

Sparks

S. Pacific

in rr yard

C

yard office

 

in use

wood

UP

two story, originally depot at Wadsworth, newer tower added, Amtrak stop

Sparks

S. Pacific

on site

Eh/Sh

private

 

gone

brick

none

 

Sparks

S. Pacific

in yard

Eh

rr

 

in use

metal

UP

Field checked 9/07

Stine Siding

SPLA&SL

MP 449 along S.R. 317 southwest of Caliente

Tn

rr

1911

in use

cement-lined

UP

Tunnel # 6, originally 404' long and timber-lined; widened to double track size, cement-lined, and lengthened to 456' in 1931

Stine Siding

SPLA&SL

MP 450.89 along S.R. 317 southwest of Caliente

Tn

rr

1911

in use

cement-lined

UP

Tunnel # 7, originally 382' long, timber-lined, and single track; widened to double track size, cement-lined, and lengthened to 431' in 1930

Stine Siding

SPLA&SL

MP 451.32 along S.R. 317 southwest of Caliente

Tn

rr

1911

in use

cement-lined

UP

Tunnel # 8, originally 179' long. timber-lined, and single track; widened to double track size, cement-lined, and lengthened to 264' in 1930

Sutcliffe

S. Pacific

near Pyramid Lake

Wt

unused

 

gone

 steel

none

two tanks

Tecopa

T&T

relocated off roadto Amargosa Canyon behind store

F

private storage

1907

none

wood

none

 

Tonopah

Tonopah & Goldfield

at Tonopah Historic Mining Park

B

museum

 

gone

wood

none

at Mizpah Mine, only remaining structure of T&G

Valley Pass

S.Pacific

relocated to Montello

M

unused

 

none

wood

none

telegraph office, Field checked 2012

Virginia City

V&T

166 F St.

P

private

c1869

 

wood

 

Field checked 9/07

Virginia City

V&T

E St./Sutton St.

F

vacant

1877

 

wood

 

Field checked 9/07

Wabuska

S. Pacific

moved to Carson City

C

museum

1906

tourist

wood

tourist

Nevada State Railroad Museum, Field checked 4/09

Wadsworth

S. Pacific

moved to Sparks in 1905

C

yard office

 

in use

wood

UP

tower added

Wells

W. Pacific

relocated to I 80 interchange

C

business

c1944

none

wood

none

modified and sidedField checked 2006

Wells

 

on site

O

rr

 

in use

metal

 

Field checked 2006

Winnemucca

S. Pacific

209 Railroad Street

P

rr

 

in use

 plastic

UP

small, shelter, Amtrak stop

Winnemucca

U. Pacific

on former WP mainline

M

rr

 

in use

sided

UP

prefab, used by mow, crews

Compiled by M. J. Camp, Railroad Station Historical Society, Inc.

 

 

 

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