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V&T Shops, Carson City

Date of photo: 1972
Photographer: Aaron A. Gallup

Source: Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Tags: carsoncity, stewartstreet, vtenginehouse, vtrailroad, vtshops,

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This is the Virginia and Truckee Railroad shops in Carson City in 1972. When this picture was taken the railroad had been out of business for 22 years, and the shops had been abandoned. They were being used by Hodges Transportation as an automotive testing center. By the 1980s the building was empty and falling apart. In 1991 it was demolished.


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Date Uploaded: June 18, 2007

Permanent Link: http://wnhpc.com/details/habs104073pu

Source: Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Source URL: https://www.loc.gov/item/nv0032/

Source Caption: Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, November, 1972 EAST FACADE, LOOKING WEST HABS NEV,13-CARCI,6-5

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on Sunday, October 23, 2011 at 01:42 PM

Sierra Pacific Power Company also used the round house building in the late 50's and early 60's as there maintence yard.

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