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1879
Designer Eddie Robbins
Publisher Winsome Games
Published 2014
Setting US Pacific Northwest
Players 3 to 5

This game was released on the understanding that many components come from an 1830 set, so only those components supplied will be listed here.

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Components Qty Notes
Map board 1 2-piece
Money - $8,000 is required for the game
Par value markers 6 -
Priority deal card 1 -
Public company certificates 54 6 sets of nine
Public company charters 6 -
Round marker 1 Small wooden locomotive
Rules sheet 2 One English, one German
Station tokens 24 -
Stock market board 1 -
Stock market markers 6 -
Train cards 20 -

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Public Companies Full Name Presidency Other Certificates Home Hex Station Tokens Notes
CMStP&P The Milwaukee Road 20% 8 x 10% M3 3 -
GN Great Northern Railway 20% 8 x 10% M2 4 -
NP Northern Pacific Railway 20% 8 x 10% M1 5 -
SP Southern Pacific Lines 20% 8 x 10% B9 2 -
SPS Spokane, Portland and Seattles Railway 20% 8 x 10% B6 1 -
UP Union Pacific 20% 8 x 10% L7 3 -

The hex numbering does not follow the usual 18xx style, but as most hexes are numbered this should not cause any confusion.
The station tokens do not include the home bases, which are pre-printed on the map.

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Starting Cash
3-player $680
4-player $510
5-player $408
Certificate Limits
3-player 16
4-player 12
5-player 10

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Stock Market
Type 2D
Zones Starting value spaces for public companies
Yellow (ignore for certificate limit)
Orange (as yellow, plus may hold more than 60% of a public company)
Brown (as orange, plus may buy multiple shares from the bank pool in one stock turn)
'Closed' space No
View it here: 1879 Stock Market

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Game Map Clear Hexes 1 Town

2 Towns

Cities 'OO' Off-Board Areas Fixed Rivers Mountains
Hexes: 88 58 2 3 16 4 - 1 11 16
The total count of individual items will usually exceed the total number of hexes shown. This will be due to hexes that contain multiple items, such as towns and cities in off-board areas and fixed locations.
Clear Where tiles with plain track may be laid. May include hexes with pre-printed track.
1 Town Where tiles with a single town (no station token space) may be laid.
2 Towns Where tiles with two towns (no station token spaces) may be laid.
Cities Where tiles with station token spaces may be laid, or where stations printed on the board may be upgraded. Does not include 'OO' hexes.
'OO' Yellow hexes where green tiles designated as 'OO' tiles with two separate station token spaces may be laid.
Off-Board Static, where trains may run to off-board areas, typically with values that vary according to the phase of the game.
Usually includes fixed locations that have variable income.
No tile lays allowed.
An off-board area may consist of more than one hex - each area is usually counted only once for each train.
Fixed Static, usually with track or fixed value stations printed on the map.
No tile lays allowed.
Rivers and
Mountains
Hexes that contain these features with a cost to place or upgrade tiles. Other features appear occasionally (Desert, Forest, Swamp).

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Trains Type 2 3 4 5 6 D
Total: 20 Cost $80 $180 $300 $450 $630 $1,100
Qty 5 4 3 2 2 4

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