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Sacramento_Union_Station_Front

This is Sacramento's Union Station. At one time, this station was served by THREE different railroad companies--Oakland, Antioch, & Eastern, Northern Electric, and Central California Traction.


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Guest   [Nov 11, 2004 at 11:03 AM]
Actually the street is called Terminal Way, as it was named when the station was there...some think it was named as a warning for those eating at Jim-Denny's, a long-standing "greasy spoon" hamburger stand across the street from where the station stood.
Patrick   [Sep 27, 2004 at 07:47 PM]
The Best Western Sutter House motel at 11th and H is located there today. Behind the motel is "Station Alley"
Key Route Ken   [Feb 06, 2005 at 08:01 AM]
As I recall, the RR Names that were actually placed on the plaques over the windows stated: Northern Electric, San Francisco-Sacramento RR (OA&E pred), and the Central California Traction..
Haunt   [Jul 03, 2008 at 03:40 AM]
The correct names embedded in the plaques were as follows: Sacramento Northern Railroad, San Francisco - Sacramento, and Central California Traction.

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