Northern cross railroad
The Northern Cross Railroad was the first railroad to operate in Illinois, originating in Meredosia and eventually extending both east and west to the state borders. It eventually linked the state capital Springfield east to Decatur and Danville, and west to Jacksonville and the Illinois River, and later to Quincy on the Mississippi River.

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Northern Cross Railroad - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Northern cross railroad was the first railroad to operate in Illinois, originating in Meredosia and eventually extending both east and west to the state borders ...
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Harvesting the River: Transportation: Trains: Northern Cross ...
Illinois joined the railroad boom very early with its funding of the Northern cross railroad as a first in a network of railways constructed between 1838 and 1873.
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THE NORTHERN CROSS RAILROAD - JStor
THE Northern cross railroad. By. H. J. STRATTON. The Northern cross railroad deserves a more important place in railroad history than it has been ...
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Right of Way of the Northern Cross Railroad - Illinois Digital Archives
Right of Way of the Northern cross railroad. Reference URL. To link to this object, paste this link in email, IM or document. To embed this object, paste this ...
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SHSMO-St. Louis s0485 Spreen, J. Orville, Railroad Papers
The Northern cross railroad, authenticated parent of the Wabash, was not born without travail. Some of the most eminent men of the state vigorously protested ...
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introduction - Illinois Periodicals Online - Northern Illinois University
The Rogers was the first train in Illinois and the first train to be operated by the Northern Cross Rail Road, a future unit of the Wabash Railroad and today part of ...
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Wabash Railroad History - Comcast.net
This new railroad was known as the "Northern Cross", a name chosen according to some historians, because the line surveyed for the railroad closely paralleled ...
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Depot Northern Cross Railroad C.B.& Q. Railroad East Main Street ...
Depot Northern cross railroad C.B.& Q. Railroad East Main Street Bushnell ... which consolidated with the Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Railroad in 1865.
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Northern Cross Railroad by Waylon Christian Terryn ...
Jan 12, 2012 ... Available in: Paperback. Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources ...
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Wabash Railroad - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Northern Cross Railway 1847 .... through University City (at Delmar Station) to a junction at Redmond Ave. in Ferguson, where the Ferguson station (now an ice ...
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Right of Way of the Northern cross railroad ... A University Goes to War, World War I Women ... Itasca Community Library Railroad Depot and Museum ...
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The Northern cross railroad, authenticated parent of the Wabash, was not born without travail. Some of the most eminent men of the state vigorously protested ...
Follow the Flag - Northern Illinois University Press
Carlos Schwantes, University of Missouri at St. Louis ... out of an assortment of small firms, including the first railroad to operate in Illinois, the Northern Cross.
Northern Cross Railroad - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Northern cross railroad was the first railroad to operate in Illinois, originating in Meredosia and eventually extending both east and west to the state borders ...
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American Railroad Journal
American Railroad Journal
1838
On the Alton, Shclbyville and Pari* Railroad. From Alton, via Upper Alton, north- easierly 10 miles. From the State line, westwardly to Paris, 10 utiles. 5lVt. On the Northern cross railroad. From CLuiucy to Columbia, in Adams county, 15 miles.
Reports to the General Assembly of Illinois at Its ... Regular Session
Reports to the General Assembly of Illinois at Its ... Regular Session
Illinois, 1844
1843, Iappointed Elijah Adams and John M. Kelly, to value the lands and right of way on the Central railroad,' and on the Northern cross railroad from Springfield to the eastern boundary line of the State, in pursuance -of the “Act to incorporate  ...
Reports Made to the General Assembly of Illinois
Reports Made to the General Assembly of Illinois
Illinois. General Assembly, 1839
Northern cross railroad do do do Bloomington & Pekin railroad Northern cross railroad do Peoria & Warsaw railroad Northern cross railroad do do Alton 4 Mt. Carmel railroad do do Great Western mail route Northern cross railroad ...
Journal of the Senate of the General Assembly
Journal of the Senate of the General Assembly
Illinois. General Assembly. Senate, 1840
That the State complete the same; that special bonds be issued, bearing any interest not exceeding eight per cent• per annum, to be designated Northern cross railroad bonds; that said bonds be sold to raise the means for the completion of ...
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In the wake of Canada’s worst train accident in 150 years, where a crude oil-bearing train derailed, causing at least five cars to explode and killi...
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The Wabash Railroad
The Wabash Railroad was a Midwestern institution that had its own song and connected Buffalo, Chicago, St. Louis, and Kansas City. In 1964 it was purchased by the N&W.
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Zinzin | Fallen Flag: Ouabache / Wabash
Wabash, Follow the Flag The Wabash Railroad takes its name from the Wabash River. The Wabash is a 475-mile (764 km)-long river in the eastern
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Wabash Heritage Loco Release |
The Wabash was a decidedly Midwest railroad that extended from Detroit to Kansas City, with other routes serving such major cities as Chicago, St. Louis, Des Moines and Omaha.
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In another amazing Hicks Car Works exclusive feature, we bring you IRM's latest locomotive acquisition! It's hidden from public view in one of the Museum's secret storage facilities, so only we have the ability to bring you pictures of this unique equipment! The lighting is deliberately kept dark so the paint won't fade, but I've tried to adjust the photos as best I could. It's a highly detailed replica of the first locomotive to operate in the Mississippi valley, c.
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About 40 people considered missing in Quebec train disaster; five declared dead | Globalnews.ca
About 40 people were declared missing amid a rising death toll in a Quebec town that saw its downtown core obliterated by the fiery explosions of a runaway train.
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Why did a biodiesel train cross US-Canada border over and over again?
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Daily Kos: The Skunk Train - a scenic and historic railroad in Northern California - needs help
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Cross Kirkland Corridor rail removal halts, faces federal lawsuit | Update - Kirkland Reporter
The city of Kirkland was served a federal lawsuit on April 1, which seeks to stop the removal of rail tracks and ties along the Cross Kirkland Corridor.
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