The Montana Wyoming and Southern Railroad
The Montana Wyoming and Southern Railroad was a short-line railroad in Carbon County, MT, completed in 1906 between Bridger, MT (where it connected with the Northern Pacific Railway), and Washoe, MT, 23 miles southwesterly. It also served nearby Eagle, MT via a branch line.
|Yesteryear Depot 1930 image by Paul Eilenburger via SteamLocomotive|
|Line of the Montana Wyoming & Southern on our Abandoned & Out-of-Service Railroad Lines Map|
|Map and caption from Something of a nuisance value: The Montana Wyoming & Southern Railroad, 1905-1953|
|Belfry Depot, 2019. Wikipedia Commons.|
The only tangible reminder of the railroad's existence is the occasional piece of track or bridge abutment that can still be found in the wilds. Thanks as always for reading!