Stories of the journeys of a wagon train as it leaves post-Civil War Missouri on its way to California through the plains, deserts and Rocky Mountains. The first treks were led by gruff, ... See full summary »
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Nominated for 7 Primetime Emmys. Another 5 nominations. See more awards »
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Complete series cast summary:
Frank McGrath ...
 Charlie Wooster (272 episodes, 1957-1965)
Terry Wilson ...
 Bill Hawks (267 episodes, 1957-1965)
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 Flint McCullough (187 episodes, 1957-1962)
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 Christopher Hale / ... (152 episodes, 1959-1965)
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 Major Seth Adams (134 episodes, 1957-1961)
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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, deserts and Rocky Mountains. The first treks were led by gruff, but good-at-heart Major Seth Adams, backed up by his competent frontier scout, Flint McCullough. After Adams and McCullough, the wagon train was led by the avuncular Christopher Hale along with new scouts Duke Shannon and Cooper Smith. Many stories featured the trustworthy assistant wagonmaster Bill Hawks, grizzled old cook Charlie Wooster and a young orphan, Barnaby West. Written by Doug Sederberg <vornoff@sonic.net>

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18 September 1957 (USA)  »

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(252 episodes) (season-1-6 and 8) | (32 episodes) (season 7)

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(Seasons 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7 and 8)| (Season 5)

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1.33 : 1
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Ward Bond and Robert Horton did not get along on the set. According to Horton, the two men settled their differences two days before Bond died. See more »

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Referenced in Alias Jesse James (1959) See more »

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Wagon Train
Written by Henri Rene and Bob Russell
(Season 1 only)
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Ever wished for a western movie running for a day, here it is..
19 December 2012 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Whenever i watch any western movie, i wish for long running time even thought it is only a wagon running or horse riding or coach journey. and i like the old days Western movie production, new one are not up to the mark. I didn't know about Wagon Train TV serial before, i accidentally watched Wagon Master, i impressed with the story and wagon master characters, so started searching something related, guess what i got "Wagon Train", i am watching it like a treasure map.

Each episode is beauty, as of now i am in season 1 episode 7. Brilliant. I can say this is one of the best TV serials i watched so far.

And also surprisingly in parallel i am also watching, Andromeda, Game of Thrones and Rome all are related to different periods.. cool.. i love this life. :) Thanks Youtube for Wagon Train complete episodes.


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