SPRINGFIELD OH

CLASSIC PASSENGER STATIONS


THE STATIONS

The major stations serving Springfield, during the golden age of passenger trains.

New York Central Station
Opened in 1910
Location: Washington St. and Spring St.
Railroad: New York Central
Demolished 1969.

Pennsylvania Railroad Station
Opened in 1910
Location: Limestone St. and Union St.
Railroad: Pennsylvania Railroad
Demolished 1991.

In addition, Detroit Toledo & Ironton served Springfield, using various stations at different times, until 1954. It is not clear where they were located, or how they were accessed.


NEW YORK CENTRAL

Departures-Westbound



No.  Name                  1942 Dest.  1942 Time  1956 Time  1971 Time

425                        Cincinnati      2:20 417   4:37 am
  5  Cincinnati Express    Cincinnati      4:50 am
309  Royal Palm            Cincinnati      5:00 am    4:32 am
 15  Ohio State Limited    Cincinnati      6:50 am    6:48  77   6:50 am
421  Cincinnati Special    Cincinnati     12:00 pm   11:13 am
447                        Cincinnati      1:55 pm
223                        Indianapolis    3:30 pm
433  Cincinnati Special    Cincinnati      4:05 pm    4:35 pm
303  Ponce De Leon         Cincinnati      4:10 pm    4:05 pm
435  Cincinnati Special    Cincinnati      7:00 pm


Departures-Eastbound



No.  Name                  1942 Dest.  1942 Time  1956 Time  1971 Time

428                        Cleveland      12:30 am
302  Michigan Special      Detroit         1:30 am    1:35 am
442  Midnight Special      Cleveland       2:05 am    1:13 am
426  Cleveland Special     Cleveland      10:52 am   10:45 am
312  Ponce De Leon         Detroit        11:00 am   11:00 am
404  New York Special      Cleveland       2:05 pm
448                        Cleveland       2:55 424   5:20 pm
 16  Ohio State Limited    Cleveland       5:25 pm    6:05  78   6:14 pm
424  Knickerbocker         Cleveland       7:52 pm


Passenger service discontinued in 1971 with the creation of Amtrak.

Until late 1930's, New York Central passenger trains also operated between Springfield and Delaware.


PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD

Departures



No.  Name                  1942 Dest.  1942 Time  1956 Time  1971 Time

203                        Richmond IN     9:25 pm


Arrivals



No.  Name                  1942 Orig.  1942 Time  1956 Time  1971 Time

204                        Richmond IN     9:15 am


Passenger service discontinued in 1953.


DETROIT TOLEDO & IRONTON

Departures



No.  Name                  1942 Dest.  1942 Time  1956 Time  1971 Time

  1                        Jackson OH      2:00 pm


Arrivals



No.  Name                  1942 Orig.  1942 Time  1956 Time  1971 Time

  2                        Jackson OH      1:10 pm


Passenger service discontinued in 1954.


Links/Additional Information
Clark County Ohio Railroad Stations


MAPPING THE STATIONS AND RAILROADS

Links to locations of past and present stations and railroads, using Google Maps. Satellite views are also available.