CALIFORNIA'S FIRST PASSENGER RAILROAD

Historical Landmark

Description:
The Sacramento Valley Railroad, running from Sacramento to Folsom, was begun at this site on February 12, 1855. The passenger terminal was located here, the turntable and freight depot were at Third and Front Streets. Completion of the railroad was celebrated at Folsom on February 22, 1856.


Registration Date: 3/7/1955

Location:
City: Sacramento
County: Sacramento

Directions:
SW corner of 3rd and R Sts, Sacramento


Back   Return to Listed Resources Listing