Railways

 

The Railroad in Moraga

MoragaStation

"In March, 1913, a rail line from Oakland to Sacramento was completed.  Moraga was one of the stops (and the largest) on the line and would become the Sacramento Northern Railroad.There were two stations in Moraga.  One directly in front of the Barn which included two spurs for a warehouse, packing sheds, maintenance facilities and a boarding house with rooms for the railroad workers.  The second station was located on what is now called St. Mary's Road, on the south side of the road, immediately in front of the college.  Passenger service endedin 1941.  The last train rolled through Moraga in 1957 and was a freighttrain."


Map of the Sacramento Northern Railroads

 

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