How Long Did It Take to Build the Transcontinental Railroad?


The Pacific Railroad act commissioned the Central Pacific railroad and the Union Pacific railroad to build the Transcontinental railroad. The Transcontinental railroad connected the eastern and western parts of the United States. The project started in 1862 and it took 7 years to build the Transcontinental railroad.
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The answer depended on how far one travelled and upon the year of the journey. When railroads first began carrying passengers across the country, the trip was around two weeks.
The completion of the
In order to tell you how long it took to build something, you have to let me know what you are referring to. Until I know what you are referring to, I really can't give you an answer
One week or less. Source(s)….
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