SP trains meet at Ferris, TX

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Brakeman lines SP train into siding at Ferris, TX

The head brakeman bends the iron to line SP 8333 West (northbound) into the siding at Ferris to meet the southbound train we are chasing. Disk 98

SP trains meet at Ferris, TX SP trains meet at Ferris, TX

Ferris is named for Judge Justus W. Ferris of Waxahachie. Ferris had four brick plants during the 1950s and was known locally as the "Brick Capital of the Nation."