RAILROAD OPERATING INFORMATION

INDIANA HARBOR BELT

Kensington Line

OPENED 1852 by Michigan Central Railroad
DOUBLE TRACK completed before 1905
ABS installed before 1909
SEARCHLIGHT ABS installed 1948-1949
LAST PASSENGER TRAIN: Chicago-Detroit/1957
DOWNGRADED after 1957

Part of original Michigan Central main line between Chicago and Detroit, formerly connecting with Illinois Central at Kensington.

Radio Frequency - 160.485 (AAR Channel 25)

Stations/Milepost Locations

Direction is eastward from Kensington to Calumet Park
Distance is from Calumet Park

5.0 Kensington
1.1 Calumet River Bridge
0.0 CP Calumet Park

1 track, unsignaled.


INTERLOCKING TOWERS

Past and present towers and interlockings.