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Facts: Railroads (redirected from Facts and Information: Railroads)

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Locomotive and train, Montana 





The list below gives basic information about when specific railroads first began operating in Montana.


1881 – Utah & Northern (Butte)

1883 – Northern Pacific

1889 – Montana Central (Butte – Great Falls)

1890 – Great Northern (Havre), 1892 (through Montana)

1893 – Butte, Anaconda & Pacific (Butte-Anaconda)

1894 – Chicago, Burlington & Quincy (Billings)

1909 – Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul (through Montana)



 Montana Historical Society Research Center

 225 North Roberts, P.O. Box 201201, Helena, MT 59620-1201, 406-444-2681, 406-444-2696 (fax).



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