RAILROAD OPERATING INFORMATION

CSX TRANSPORTATION

Erie West Subdivision

FORMERLY New York Central Railroad (Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railway)
OPENED 1852 by several railroad companies
DOUBLE TRACK completed 1872
FOUR TRACKS constructed 1903-1914
ABS installed before 1914
CTC installed 1956/third and fourth track eliminated
PASSENGER SERVICE: Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

Radio Frequency - 160.860 (AAR Channel 50)
Dispatcher - 161.520 (AAR Channel 94) (Cleveland to CP 97)
Dispatcher - 161.340 (AAR Channel 82) (CP 97 to Buffalo)

Stations/Milepost Locations

Direction is eastward from Cleveland to Buffalo
Distance is from Buffalo

181.2 CP 181 (Amtrak Connection-NS)
180.5 East 26th St.
180.1 East 38th St.
178.6 East 55th St.
175.8 CP 176
174.7 CP 175 (Short Line)
174.0 CP 174
173.8 Collinwood Yard
171.3 CP 171
168.3 Wickliffe
167.0 CP 167
165.0 Eastlake
163.7 Willoughby
162.1 CP 162
159.4 Mentor
155.8 CP 155
154.0 CP 154
153.2 Painesville
148.7 CP 148
147.5 Perry
142.5 Madison
137.1 Geneva
134.8 CP 134
132.6 Saybrook
130.3 CP 130
128.2 CP 128 (NS Crossing)
126.4 Ashtabula
124.6 CP 124 (Buffalo Connecting)
114.5 Conneaut
113.1 CP 113
112.4 State Line (OH-PA)
111.0 CP 110
108.6 Springfield
101.2 Lake City
97.8 Fairview
97.5 CP 97
89.7 CP 89
86.9 Erie
85.6 CP 85
83.2 CP 83
79.2 Harbor Creek
73.3 CP 73
73.0 Northeast
68.4 State Line (PA-NY)
65.3 Ripley
58.2 CP 58
57.5 Westfield
56.2 CP 56
50.0 CP 49
49.3 Brocton
47.2 CP 47
42.5 CP 42
40.3 Dunkirk
40.1 CP 39
37.0 CP 37
31.4 Silver Creek
30.8 CP 31
27.0 Irving
23.0 CP 23
21.4 Angola
15.5 CP 15
9.2 Athol Springs
8.1 NS Connection
8.0 Bayview
5.4 CP 5 (NS Buffalo Line)
4.4 Seneca Yard
2.1 CP 2
1.7 CP Draw
1.3 CP 1
0.7 Seneca St. (Bison Running Track)
0.0 CP 437 (Belt Line Branch/Niagara Branch/NS Connection)

2 tracks, CTC in use, controlled by CSX "IH" Dispatcher in Indianapolis.


TRACK DIAGRAM

Information is based on a 1999 Conrail track chart, verified in 2010 using Google satellite imagery, and is subject to change.

Classic Track Diagrams

Track diagram as the line existed until the 1950's, when most of the line still had four tracks.