Wednesday, January 26, 2005

Re: Was there a camp of Chinese RR worker tents at Promontory?

I recall that in Lavender's "The Great Persuader" the nature of the unused parallel UPRR grading in Western Utah and Eastern Nevada was pretty well described.

--- chris graves wrote:
... There is also a UPRR parallel grade that is some 3/4 mile NORTH of Pequop Summit that has never been explored, I could never figure out why that grade is/was so far off the main line.