RAILROAD OPERATING INFORMATION

UNION PACIFIC

Wyeville Subdivision

FORMERLY Chicago & North Western Railway (Chicago St. Paul Minneapolis & Omaha Railway)
CONSTRUCTED 1868-1872 by West Wisconsin Railway
DOUBLE TRACK constructed 1905-1913 (Wyeville-Altoona)
ABS installed 1912-1913
SINGLE TRACKED early 1960's
LAST PASSENGER TRAIN: Twin Cities 400/1963
SOUTH SEGMENT DOWNGRADED/ABANDONED 1980's (Elroy-Wyeville)

Radio Frequency - 160.890 (AAR Channel 52)

Stations/Milepost Locations

Direction is westward from Elroy to Altoona
Distance is from St. Paul

ITALICS INDICATE ABANDONED SEGMENTS

196.2 Elroy
189.8 Tunnel
185.7 Hustler
182.7 Camp Douglas
173.5 Wyeville
171.2 Valley
164.1 Warren
155.7 Millston
145.3 Sheppard
144.3 Levis
142.8 Black River Falls
131.5 Merrillan (CN crossing)
125.7 Humbird
118.8 Fairchild
109.5 Augusta
103.9 Rodell
99.5 Fall Creek
93.3 Altoona Jct.
90.7 Altoona

1 track, Track Warrants in use with automatic block signals. Some double track segments, signaled for right hand operation.


CLASSIC TRACK DIAGRAMS

Track diagram as the line existed during 1950's, when it was double track.


LOST STATIONS

Known discontinued passenger railroad stations. Includes zoomable Google maps.

INTERLOCKING TOWERS

Past and present towers and interlockings.