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Current and former railroad companies operating in Dallas

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The following is a list of railroad companies that serve(d) Dallas. The first year is the year service began; the last is the year service was halted.

  • 1872-1934 Houston and Texas Central Railroad
  • 1873-1976 Texas and Pacific Railway
  • 1878-1880 Dallas and Wichita Railroad
  • 1878-1878 Dallas, Cleburne and Rio Grande Railroad
  • 1878-1879 Chicago, Texas and Mexican Central Railway (purchased right of way from the DC&RG)
  • 1879-1965 Gulf, Colorado and Santa Fe Railroad (acquired CT&MC)
  • 1880-1989 Missouri-Kansas-Texas
  • 1880-1881 Texas Trunk Railroad
  • 1881-1961 Texas and New Orleans Railroad (acquired the TT)
  • 1901-1904 Red River, Texas and Southern Railroad
  • 1902-1964 Saint Louis, San Francisco and Texas Railroad (nickname Frisco, absorbed the RRT&S)
  • 1903-1932 St. Louis Southwestern Railway
  • 1903-1980 Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad
  • 1925-1982 Fort Worth and Denver Railway
  • 1932-1996 Southern Pacific (acquired the SLSW in 1932 and the T&NO in 1961)
  • 1964-1980 St. Louis-San Francisco Railway (parent company merged with subsidiary)
  • 1965-1996 Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe (acquired the GC&SF)
  • 1980-1996 Burlington Northern (acquired the SLSF and the bankrupt CRI&P lines in the Dallas area, merged the FW&D in 1982)
  • 1989–present Union Pacific (acquired the MKT in 1989, Southern Pacific in 1996)
  • 1994–present Kansas City Southern Railroad (purchased right of way from AT&SF)
  • 1996–present BNSF Railway (merger between BN and AT&SF)
  • Trinity and Brazos Valley
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    Current and former railroad companies operating in Dallas Wikipedia

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