Tex Mex RR

 

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Texas Mexican RR wood passenger car at Alice,Tx - Feb 1986
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Texas Mexican RR #867 on the Tex Mex Express at Alice,Tx - Feb 1986.

westbound - Alice is 42 miles west of Corpus Christi
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Tex Mex Express (Texas Mexican RR) near Alice,Tx - Feb 1986
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Tex Mex Express (Texas Mexican RR) near Alice,Tx (with private cars)
Feb 1986.

A few extra cars on this run.
ex-KCS tavern-lounge-obs Good Cheer.
ex T&P-MP heavyweight coach #1141..
(both owned by the Gulf Coast Chapter NRHS)
ex- NP lounge Travelers Rest
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Tex Mex Express passenger info on billboard at Robstown,Tx - Feb 1986.

The Texas Mexican RR ran passenger service between Corpus Christi and Laredo (162 miles) in the late 80's (believe it was weekends only?).They did a great job - built a new station at Corpus Christi - operated ex-Pennsy coaches and an ex-UP diner.
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Texas Mexican RR GP-7 #852 at Laredo,Tx - Feb 1986

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