Just before the Civil War (but after the South has seceded), Southern saboteurs try to prevent railroad construction from crossing Kansas to the frontier; army captain Nelson is sent out to oppose them. As the tracks push westward, Nelson must contend with increasingly violent sabotage, while trying to romance the foreman's pretty daughter Barbara.
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Built by bullets, dynamite, and blood-stained spikes!
Did You Know?
The character Bill Quantrill is clearly an allusion to William Quantrill, the notorious leader of Quantrill's Raiders in the Kansas area before and during the Civil War. See more
When railroad boss Cal Bruce in riding in the train cab and they have to make an emergency stop, the background, from the cab, shows the land is wide open plains, however when the step off the train is up against hills, boulders and trees. See more
What's the sense in worrying about something that might not happen?
Well, if we worry enough maybe it won't happen.