RAILROAD OPERATING INFORMATION

CHICAGO FORT WAYNE & EASTERN

Decatur Branch

FORMERLY Pennsylvania Railroad (Grand Rapids & Indiana Railroad)
(Fort Wayne Branch)
CONSTRUCTED 1870-1871 by Cincinnati Richmond & Fort Wayne Railroad
LAST PASSENGER TRAIN: 1961 (seasonal)
ABANDONED 1974 (Ridgeville-Lynn)
ABANDONED 1976 (Decatur-Ridgeville/Lynn-Richmond)

Radio Frequency - 160.545 (AAR Channel 29)

Stations/Milepost Locations

Direction is eastward from Fort Wayne to Richmond
Distance is from Richmond

ITALICS INDICATE ABANDONED SEGMENTS

---- Fort Wayne
86.6 Adams
79.6 Hoagland
70.7 Decatur
70.4 Decatur
64.8 Monroe
58.8 Berne
54.2 Geneva
50.3 Briant
43.2 Portland
33.0 Ridgeville
24.5 Winchester
15.3 Lynn
8.8 Fountain City
0.3 Newman
--- Richmond

1 track, unsignaled.


LOST STATIONS

Known discontinued passenger railroad stations. Includes zoomable Google maps.

INTERLOCKING TOWERS

Past and present towers and interlockings.