Upsal Nevada Overview
Upsal was a railroad siding and station along the Southern Pacific Railroad in Churchill County, Nevada.
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Unknown – by 1904
Upsal Nevada History
The siding was probably named for the nearby Upsal Hogback ridge.
Unknown at this time. Since this was a railroad siding, there were probably not any.
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The Population of Upsal Nevada
Unknown at this time
How to Get to Upsal Nevada
East of US-95.
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Photos and Videos
There are a lot of articles found about Upsal or residents of Upsal and below are a few that I felt were the most “interesting” in helping to establish the timeline and for entertainment.
Little Miss Edith Kendrick left on No. 3 this afternoon for Sierra City, Cal., to spend the Fourth with her uncle and aunt. Her uncle will meet her at Upsal, a siding on the S. P. below Lovelock.
BRAKEMAN’S FOOT CRUSHED
Brakeman J. J. May had his foot- crushed early yesterday morning at Upsal, a small station east of on the Southern Pacific, by dropping a piece of heavy water pipe on it. He will not lose the foot, but will laid up for 10 days.
A meteor, described as being “as big as a house,” fell near the railroad at Upsal, a small station twenty miles east of Sparks, and Engineer John George, on the Tonopah-Oakland train, mistaking the astral body for a signal, brought the train to a stop. The meteor was not found. – Virginia Chronicle.
- United States Geological Survey – Upsal Hogback (Ridge)