ABANDONED RAILROADS

PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD

Columbus Division

FORMERLY Pennsylvania Railroad (Pittsburgh Cincinnati Chicago & St. Louis Railroad)
(Columbus Division/Main Line)
CONSTRUCTED 1853 by Indiana Central Railway
DOUBLE TRACK constructed 1909-1911 (Richmond-Knightstown/Gem-Indianapolis)
ABS installed 1917 (Richmond-Knightstown)
POSITION LIGHT ABS/CAB SIGNALS installed 1927
DOUBLE TRACK constructed 1943-1945 (Knightstown-Gem)
CTC installed 1960/second track eliminated (Thorne-Indianapolis)
LAST PASSENGER TRAIN: 1979
ABANDONED 1982

Stations/Milepost Locations

Direction is eastward from Richmond IN to Indianapolis
Distance is from Columbus

117.4 Glen
119.4 Twelfth Street
119.6 Richmond
119.8 Newman
122.1 Hills
125.6 Centerville
128.3 Jacksons
133.1 Germantown
134.9 Cambridge City
137.0 East Dublin
137.3 Dublin
138.4 Dublin Jct.
138.7 West Dublin
141.3 Straight
144.6 Lewisville
148.9 Dunreith
153.9 Knightstown
158.7 Charlottesville
164.8 Riley
166.3 West Riley
167.2 Greenfield
170.9 Philadelphia
173.5 Gem
176.8 Cumberland
180.7 Thorne
185.3 Pine
186.8 IU Ry. Interlocking
186.9 Indianapolis

2 tracks, signaled for normal right hand operation. Cab signals in use.


LOST STATIONS

Known discontinued passenger railroad stations. Includes zoomable Google maps.

INTERLOCKING TOWERS

Past and present towers and interlockings.