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Easton was a stop on the [[Fernley and Lassen Railway]], between [[Astor]] and [[Flanigan]].
Easton was a stop on the [[Fernley and Lassen Railway]], between [[Astor]] and [[Flanigan]].<ref>Rand McNally, "[http://www.davidrumsey.com/luna/servlet/s/nm8v0k Nevada]," 1924.</ref>


In 1966, Southern Pacific requested that the Suttcliffe station be shutdown, along with three other sidings: Roop, Suttcliffe and Easton.<ref>Nevada State Journal, "[http://newspaperarchive.com/us/nevada/reno/nevada-state-journal/1966/10-18/page-17?tag=easton+pyramid&rtserp=tags/easton-pyramid?psi=63&pci=7 Once-bustling Wadsworth May Lose Spur Line]," October 18, 1966, p. 17.</ref>
In 1966, Southern Pacific requested that the Suttcliffe station be shutdown, along with three other sidings: Roop, Suttcliffe and Easton.<ref>Nevada State Journal, "[http://newspaperarchive.com/us/nevada/reno/nevada-state-journal/1966/10-18/page-17?tag=easton+pyramid&rtserp=tags/easton-pyramid?psi=63&pci=7 Once-bustling Wadsworth May Lose Spur Line]," October 18, 1966, p. 17.</ref>
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== External Resources ==
== External Resources ==
* [https://edits.nationalmap.gov/apps/gaz-domestic/public/summary/846161 Easton (historical) GNIS]
** History: "RR locale"
** Citation: Primary Series 30-Minute Highway Quads, Nevada Department of Transportation. 4-12/1987
*** See [https://www.nevadadot.com/uploadedFiles/NDOT/About_NDOT/NDOT_Divisions/Engineering/Location/Documents/Quads/1971_Atlas/quad0412%281%29.pdf NDOT 4-12/1971]
*** See also [https://www.nevadadot.com/uploadedFiles/NDOT/Traveler_Info/Maps/washoecounty1937_002.pdf County Base Map Series, Nevada Department of Transportation, historic (1930's). WA2/1937]
* [http://www.railwaystationlists.co.uk/pdfusarr/nevadarrs.pdf  Nevada Railroads SL-171 Passenger Stations and Stops]
* [http://www.railwaystationlists.co.uk/pdfusarr/nevadarrs.pdf  Nevada Railroads SL-171 Passenger Stations and Stops]
[[Category:Fernley and Lassen Railway]]
[[Category:GNIS]]
[[Category:Railroad sidings]]

Latest revision as of 20:33, 28 December 2021

Easton was a stop on the Fernley and Lassen Railway, between Astor and Flanigan.[1]

In 1966, Southern Pacific requested that the Suttcliffe station be shutdown, along with three other sidings: Roop, Suttcliffe and Easton.[2]

References

  1. Rand McNally, "Nevada," 1924.
  2. Nevada State Journal, "Once-bustling Wadsworth May Lose Spur Line," October 18, 1966, p. 17.

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