First Transcontinental Railroad - Roseville

California State Historic Landmark 780-1

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#780-1 First Transcontinental Railroad

Central Pacific graders reached Junction, now Roseville, November 29, 1863, crossing the line of the California Central, which began building northward from Folsom in May, 1858. That line was abandoned in 1868, when trains began making daily runs 18 miles to and from Sacramento. Now Roseville is a major railroad distribution center.

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Old Town Roseville, intersection of Lincoln and Pacific Sts, Roseville.

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