The Butte, Anaconda & Pacific

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The Butte, Anaconda & Pacific The Butte, Anaconda & Pacific Railway was founded in 1892, with the primary intention of hauling ore from the copper mines in Butte, Montana to the smelter, 30 miles west in Anaconda, Montana. Though there were grand plans to extend the railroad beyond Anaconda, Montana – all the way to…

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