Williamson County
Historical Commission


Georgetown Railroad
Williamson County, Texas

A special thanks to Lester Haines for this wonderful slice of history.
This article is from the
Journal of Texas Shortline Railroads And Transportation
A History of the Texas Shortline Railroads, Streetcars, Stage Lines and Riverboats August I Sept. I Oct., 1997 Volume 2 Number 2 --
for more information or permission to use photos from this article call or write Lester Haines at (512) 299-6495 - - lester.haines@gmail.com


The Georgetown Railroad
1878 to 1882
by Lester Haines

 The Georgetown Railroad

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reproduction is prohibited with out permission.


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