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Promontory Travel Blogs (7)
The Golden Spike and other tidbits, Promontory, United States travel blog

The Golden Spike and other tidbits

A travel blog entry by photokent

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... sky is beginning to lighten.  After our morning rituals, we make another cuppa coffee and head out.  Destination Promontory, Utah, scene of the Golden Spike where, in 1869, the Union Pacific from Nebraska, and the Central Pacific from ...

Where the Rails Meet, Promontory (historical), United States travel blog

Where the Rails Meet

A travel blog entry by pilgrimthomas

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History became reality for  a moment when I visited Promontory Utah. Two trains meet one from the west and the other from the east. Where the two meet a golden spike was hammered into the maple rail. ...

The Beauty of the West Desert . . ., Promontory, United States travel blog

The Beauty of the West Desert . . .

A travel blog entry by jimconnietravel

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We decided to take a day and spend it driving along the old roadbed west of the park. We actually traveled almost 100 miles west into NV and had lunch late in the afternoon…. One of the long time residents, Mike and his wife Margaret offered last ...

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There's plenty of Time to Play . . .

A travel blog entry by jimconnietravel

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Part V Over the past few days, we've been cleaning the Locomotive Barn and preparing for winter. Part of the tasks have included washing and using a floor scrubber to clean the floor…   In the process we’ve opened the valve on the ...