Benson is a city in Cochise County, Arizona, United States, 45 miles (72 km) east
-southeast of ... The city was founded in 1880 when the Southern Pacific Railroad
came through. ... The racial makeup...
Dec 22, 2014 ... If you are on the southern wine trail in Arizona, here are the best ... Top 10 things
to do in Benson, Patagonia, Tubac and Sonoita .... But long before it was the
earliest European community of what would become Arizona, the ...
the painting of historic murals on blank walls around Benson for the ... Benson,
Arizona 85602 ... donated to the City of Benson in 1994 by Southern Pacific.
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. ... modeled after prominent theaters from across the US, Canada and Europe.
The city of Benson was incorporated in 1924, approximately 40 years after the
completion of the Southern Pacific Railroad throughsoutheastern Arizona.
May 11, 2016 ... Dozens of Union-Pacific Railroad locomotives sit parked on a siding near the
Empirita Road exit on Interstate 10, just west of Benson. “We're ...
Find out more about visiting this unique place on their Gammons Gulch website.
Gammons Gulch 331 W Rockspring Ln Benson, AZ. 85602 (520) 212-2831.
The city was founded in 1880 when the Southern Pacific Railroad came through.
It was named after Judge William B. Benson, a friend of Charles Crocker, ...
Benson was created by Southern Pacific Railroad in 1880. It became the railroad
hub of Southern Arizona connecting Tombstone, Charleston, Contention City ...
Photograph courtesy of the Arizona State Historic Preservation Office ... The town
of Benson itself was created when the Southern Pacific Company began ... ties
and intermarriage between Euroamericans, northern Europeans and people of ...