Favorite Western TV series

When you think of TV Westerns most people think of Gunsmoke or Bonanza. Here is a list of Western TV series that contains some heavyweights and some rare titles. All are high entertaining wholesome entertainment from an era of television seemingly long gone. Long live the Western!
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The Virginian (1962 TV Series)
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The Shiloh Ranch in Wyoming Territory of the 1890s is owned in sequence by Judge Garth, the Grainger brothers... (75 mins.)
“ Truly one of the epic western tv series. 9 years on television with a hour and a half an episode this series had high production values, great stars, strong plots, a variety of guest stars resulting in a worthwhile piece of television history. Highly recommended. The entire series is now available on DVD! ” - djzilla
 
2.
Cheyenne (1955 TV Series)
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After the Civil War, nomadic adventurer Cheyenne Bodie roamed the west looking for fights, women and bad guys to beat up. His job changed from episode to episode. (60 mins.)
“ Cheyenne, Cheyenne, where will you be campin' tonight?
Lonely man, Cheyenne, will your heart stay free and light?
Dream, Cheyenne, of a girl you may never love
Move along, Cheyenne, like the restless cloud up above

The wind that blows, that comes and goes, has been your only home
But will the wild wind one day cease and you'll no longer roam

Move along, Cheyenne, the next pasture's always so green
Driftin' on, Cheyenne don't forget the things you have seen
And when you settle down where will it be, Cheyenne
Cheyenne! ” - djzilla
 
3.
Laramie (1959 TV Series)
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It is the 1870s in Wyoming Territory. Slim Sherman and his 14-year-old brother Andy try to hang on to... (60 mins.)
“ I can't help but love Laramie. With two attractive leads in John Smith and Robert Fuller, strong action packed story lines and decent guest stars this is one of the best pieces of family westerns ever broadcast. Sadly not often remembered as much as the big westerns this series is worth while seeking out. The series is out on DVD and while the quality of DVDs is not perfect its worth getting for this piece of American tv history! ” - djzilla
 
4.
Wagon Train (1957 TV Series)
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Stories of the journeys of a wagon train as it leaves post-Civil War Missouri on its way to California through the plains... (75 mins.)
 
5.
Bat Masterson (1958 TV Series)
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Dressed-up dandy (derby and cane), gambler and lawman roams the West charming women and defending the unjustly accused. His primary weapon was his wit (and cane) rather than his gun. (30 mins.)
 
6.
Frontier Circus (1961 TV Series)
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A one-ring circus travels through the American West in the 1880's. (60 mins.)
 
7.
Wanted: Dead or Alive (1958 TV Series)
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A Civil War veteran with a sawed-off rifle as a holstered weapon makes a living as a bounty hunter in the Wild West of the 1870s. (30 mins.)
 
8.
Laredo (1965 TV Series)
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Rustlers, bank robbers, and their own wild schemes: a band of Texas Rangers keeps getting in and out of trouble... (60 mins.)
 
9.
The Deputy (1959 TV Series)
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The Deputy is Clay McCord, a storekeeper in 1880's Silver City, Arizona Territories, who is an expert shot... (30 mins.)
 
10.
Whispering Smith (1961 TV Series)
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Whispering Smith was a detective on the Denver, Colorado Police Department in the 1870s. This show took case histories from Smith's adventures... (30 mins.)
 
11.
Tales of Wells Fargo (1957 TV Series)
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Agent Jim Hardie shifts over its history from being mostly an agent helping Wells Fargo cope with badguys... (60 mins.)
 
12.
The Tall Man (1960 TV Series)
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Fictionalized stories about Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid set in New Mexico in the 1870s. (30 mins.)
 
13.
The Big Valley (1965 TV Series)
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The Wild West adventures of the residents and staff of Barkley Ranch in California's San Joaquin Valley. (60 mins.)
 
14.
The Texan (1958 TV Series)
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The Texan, a Civil War Veteran whose reputation of being the fastest gun in the west precedes him, roams across Texas from town to town, not looking for trouble , but trouble finds him. (30 mins.)
Director: Felix Feist
 
15.
Sugarfoot (1957 TV Series)
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Correspondence-school law graduate Tom Brewster travels west to seek his fortune. Unfortunately, his... (60 mins.)
Director: Irving J. Moore
 
16.
Cimarron City (1958 TV Series)
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Cimmaron City is booming due to oil and gold and hopes to become capital of the future state of Oklahoma. Matthew Rockford is the son of the city's founder; he's now mayor and a major cattle rancher. Sheriff Temple must keep law and order. (60 mins.)
 
17.
The Guns of Will Sonnett (1967 TV Series)
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An old former Army scout and his grandson search the west for the man's son, a gunfighter on the run. (30 mins.)
 
18.
Riverboat (1959 TV Series)
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Grey Holden wins a river boat in a poker game which he then captains,along with his crew, in various adventures along the Mississippi river. This action series is set in 19th century America. (60 mins.)
 
19.
Tombstone Territory (1957 TV Series)
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Tough sheriff Clay Hollister keeps the law in Tombstone, Arizona--"The Town Too Tough to Die"--with the support of his faithful deputies and the editor of the local newspaper. (30 mins.)
Director: Felix E. Feist
 
20.
Overland Trail (1960 TV Series)
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The adventures of a crusty superintendent for the Overland Stage Co. and his young sidekick as they try to keep the stage routes safe. (60 mins.)