Best Answer

The Union Pacific and Central Pacific Railroads met in 1869 at Promentory Utah.

User Avatar

Wiki User

13y ago
This answer is:
User Avatar
More answers
User Avatar

Wiki User

9y ago

The transcontinental railroad was comprised of the Central Pacific from the west and the Union Pacific from the east. They met at Promontory Point, UT in 1869.

This answer is:
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Where in Utah did the east and west railroads meet?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

Where did the railroads from east and west meet in 1869?

The Central Pacific Railroad met the Union Pacific Railroad at Promontory, Utah on May 10, 1869.

Railroads from the east and west met where in 1869?


Railroads from the east and west met at in 1869.?

utah Promontory Point, Utah

Why did more railroads run east and west then north and south?

its because the railroads goes more to the east and the west

Why do railroads run east to west?

Railroads run in all directions.

What took place in Promontory Utah in 1869?

The transcontinental railroad project was completed at Promontory Point, Utah. A team from the the Union Pacific railroad company working west from the east coast and a team from the Central Pacific railroad company working east from the west met there with great celebration on May 10th 1869.

Which state is the west of Colorado and to the east of Nevada?

The State To the west of Colorado is Utah. The state to the east of Nevada is also Utah.

Which state is farther east Oregon or Utah?

Utah Oregon is on the West coast of the US, and Utah is farther east.

What state is west of Colorado and east of navada?

Utah! (Look at a U.S. map next time.)

Did the first transcontinental railroad go from east to west or meet in the middle?

the first transcontinental railroad met in the middle at Promontory Point ,Utah

How did railroads effect economic developments in the west?

The railroads allowed for easier transporting of goods from east to west so the west could build faster with materials sent from the east. Hopefully you are asking about the American west because that is how I answered it.

What Utah mountain range in Utah runs east and west?

Uinta Mountains.