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Depot at Truckee     39°19'34.5"N, 120°11'20.52"W


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Shearer on Truckee, p. 239- “209 miles from San Francisco, the dividing line between the Truckee and Sacramento divisions of the railroad, with a roundhouse for 24 engines….”

Crofutt- on Truckee p. 155 “Elevation 5,845 feet.” “The company have a very large depot and sheds here, which attest the heavy freight interest in the town.” “The company have a 24-stall round house and the usual machine and repair shops of a division located here.” (sic)

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