Vicksburg, Shreveport & Texas

Standard Gauge


Years of Operation: 1857-1868

Predecessor Roads: none

Successor Roads: North Louisiana & Texas

Miles Operated: 

Route: Vicksburg, MS to Shreveport, LA

Locomotives Owned: 




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The Vicksburg, Shreveport & Texas Railroad was incorporated on April 28, 1853, and opened in September 1857. The North Louisiana & Texas Railroad was formed by a reorganization in September, 1868 of the Vicksburg, Shreveport & Texas.
























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