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Art. 6374.  DERAILING SWITCHES ON SIDINGS. Every
railroad corporation operating any line of railway in Texas shall
place and maintain good and safe derailing switches on all of their
sidings connecting with the main line of such railway and upon which
siding cars are left standing. No derailing switches shall be
required where the siding connects with the main line on an upgrade
in the direction of the main line of one half of one per cent or
over, nor on inside tracks at terminal points where regular
switching crews are employed.
Acts 1905, p. 77.
Last modified: August 11, 2007