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by TandPHoghead
Thu Oct 22, 2009 10:41 am
Forum: Reminiscing about the Texas & Pacific Railway
Topic: A retired T&P Engineer
Replies: 0
Views: 15083

A retired T&P Engineer

[color=darkred][/color] I just discovered this site via the T&P Steam Roster. I hired out as a fireman on the T&P in New Orleans in June of 73. Was promoted to Engineer in Feb 74. I ran from New Orleans to Alexandria and Dequincy, and from Livonia to Shreveport and Monroe. I had to retire in 2000 du...
by TandPHoghead
Thu Oct 22, 2009 10:41 am
Forum: Reminiscing about the Texas & Pacific Railway
Topic: T&P in Weatherford Texas
Replies: 2
Views: 10828

RE: T&P in Weatherford Texas

He would probably be involved with maintaining the structures.
by TandPHoghead
Thu Oct 22, 2009 10:41 am
Forum: Reminiscing about the Texas & Pacific Railway
Topic: From Ox Cart to Eagles
Replies: 2
Views: 15250

From Ox Cart to Eagles

From Ox Carts to Eagles is suppose to be a book about the history of the T&P Railway Co. Has anyone heard of this book? Does anyone know how to get a copy of it? I have tried the big book stores and none of there research methods show it. I have been told it is out of production so it would not be l...
by TandPHoghead
Thu Oct 22, 2009 10:41 am
Forum: Reminiscing about the Texas & Pacific Railway
Topic: Original Route of the T & P
Replies: 6
Views: 23178

RE: Original Route of the T & P

There are alot of stations on this route from the late 1800's and early 1900's that I reconize as being stations of today. As a kid of 11 or 12 years old I use to ride out to ElPaso from Alexandria, LA to visit my grandmother and aunt. Although there may be some deviations along the route it is pret...