Railroad Station Historical Society, Inc.

Extant Arkansas Railroad/Railway Structures

 

Recent Updates Last updated 6/29/16. Contributors to this list include David Batt, Charles Bogart, Keith Brenton, Billy Burgess, James Burt, Jim Dent, Trent Dowler, Judy Galloway, Brian J. Hadley, David Hoge, George Jenista, David Kingsbury, Elvin Klepzig, Shawn L. Lane, Norm Metcalf, Bill Pollard, Jesse E. Porter, Jr., Norbert Shacklette, Jim Spears, Mike Sypult, and Ralph Wilcox.

Updated towns are in red type. Coy burned down 2007, 8/28/05 Removed Marshall M&NA, burned down August 6, 2005. Removed Ola, 5/27/10

 

 

City

Railroad

Current Location

Type

Current Use

Date Built

Track Status

Bldg. Mat.

Current Railroad

Notes

GPS Coordinates

Altus

MoPac

 on site at 118 Hwy. 64

C

business

c1920 

gone

stucco

none

Field checked 11/14

 

Argenta

CRI&P

  Fourth St./Hazel St.

C

community center

1913

gone

brick/stucco

none

now part of North Little Rock, Field checked 6/10

 

Arkadelphia

MoPac

798 S. Fifth St.

P

unused

 c1917

in use

brick

UP

Field checked 11/14

 

Arkadelphia

MoPac

Ouachita River

B

rr

 

in use

 

UP

 

 

Arkansas City

MoPac

relocated to private property

C

residence

 

none

wood

none

became freight depot when replaced by now gone new depot, Field checked 3/07

 

Ashdown

Graysonia,Nashville & Ashdown /Memphis, Paris, and Gulf

Whitaker Ave./Frisco St.

C

municipal

1908

in use

wood/stucco

restored, Field checked 11/14 

 

Ashdown

SLSF

 

O

rr

 

in use

wood

Kiaminchi

Field checked 11/14

 

Atkins

MoPac

  S.R. 64/E. Main

C

municipal

c1920

in use

brick/stucco

UP

restored, Field checked 11/14

 

Augusta

MoPac

White River

B

rr

 

in use

 

UP

 

 

Bald Knob

St. Louis Iron Mountain (MoPac)

 400 E. Market St./ Ramey St.

P

hobby shop

1915

in use

brick

UP

restored, Field checked 8/12

 

Batesville

MoPac

 

C

 

 

 

 

 

?

 

Bearden

SLSW

relocated to U.S. 79B/U.S. 79 on east edge of town

C

business

 

none

wood

none

only freight end is original, depot cut in half after rr use and passenger end rotted away in a field, freight end moved severakl times, Field checked 5/06

 

Beaver

Missouri & North Arkansas

relocated to Main/Parkway

C

For Sale

 

gone

wood

none

Field checked 4/13

 

Beebe

MoPac

Center St.

 P

business

1910

in use

brick

UP

 

 

Bellefonte

M&NA

on site

C

residence

1901 

gone

stone 

none

Field checked 7/12

 

Bentonville

SLSF

514 S. Main St.

C

unused

1925

in use

stucco

AM

Former restored chamber of commerce, Field checked 11/14

 

Benzal

MoPac

White River

B

abandoned

 

abandoned

steel

none

through truss, swing ?

 

Black Rock

SLSF

Black River

B

rr

 

in use

 

BNSF

 

 

Bonanza

SLSF

relocated 1 mile NE of town at 14567 White Bluff Rd.

C

 

 

none

wood

none

depot from Hackett, Field checked 8/12

35.2483, -94.412191

Booneville

CRI&P

at northern end of Rhyne Ave.

C

after fire only some of the stone arch walls remain

1905 

abandoned

 brick

none

 

 

Bridge Jct.

CRI&P,MoPac,SLSF

Mississippi River

B

rr

 

in use

 

UP/BNSF

bridge to Memphis, TN, Field checked 1/06

 

Brinkley

Union Station (CRI&P/SLSW/MoPac)

E. Cypress St./New Orleans Ave.

P

museum/visitor center

1912

SLSW in use/ CRI&P gone

brick

UP

restored, Central Delta Depot Museum, Field checked 9/12

 

Brinkley

CRI&P

on site

F

business

 

gone

brick

none

Field checked 2/2/03

 

Brinkley

 

adjacent to depot

M

business

1915

  gone

brick/conc.

none

Rusher Hotel, restored as Great Southern Hotel

 

Brinkley

Farrell's Locomotive

about one block south of depot

Sh

business

 

 

 

 

repaired locomotives for logging operations, Field checked 8/05

 

Brinkley

MoPac

relocated just north of Union Station

C

museum

 

in use

wood

UP

depot from Monroe, awaiting restoration, Field checked 5/12

 

Buckner

SLSW

relocated to Lewisville

C

unused

c1900

none

wood

none

Field checked 4/07

 

Buckner

SLSW

east of town, Dorcheat Bayou

B

rr

 

in use

 

UP

 

 

Buena Vista

SLSW

relocated

C

 

 

none

wood

none

 

 

Buffalo City

MoPac

moved to Hwy. 162

C

storage

 

none

Wood/sided

none

Field checked 7/12

 

Bull Shoals

MoPac

relocated to 1890 Village & Caverns

C

museum

 

none

wood

none

depot from Pyatt, Field checked 1/06

 

Camden

St. Louis, Iron Mountain & Southern (MoPac)

  on site

M

visitors center

 

gone

brick

none

Express office, Field Checked 11/14 

 

Carlisle

CRI&P

Main St./Court Ave.

C

business

c1920

gone

brick/stucco

none

Field checked 11/14

 

Chidester

MoPac

next to fire station at Main/Beaver

C

 

 

 

 

 

Field checked 1/06

 

Chidester

replica

 

C

city hall

 

gone

 

none

Field checked 8/05

 

Clarendon

MoPac

205 Midland

  F

unused

c1910,c1912?

gone

brick 

none

former Arkansas Midland, Field checked 7/12

 

Clarendon

SLSW

White River

B

rr

 

in use

 

UP

 

 

Clarksville

MoPac

  Johnson St./Main St.

Chamber of Commerce

c1910 

gone

brick

none

Field checked 11/14

 

Corning

MoPac

relocated to 46 Clay County Rd.148, off S.R. 67 north of town

C

private

 

none

wood

none

restored depot from Moark, Field checked 12/06

 

Cotter

MoPac

700 E. Tyler Rd.

C

rr

c1903

in use

wood

MNA

Field checked 7/12

 

Cotter

MoPac

White River

B

rr

1903 

in use

steel 

MNA

deck girder, through truss, 12 span

 

Cotton Plant

M&NA

on site

C

abandoned

 

gone

brick

none

only foundation and porch pillars remain, Field checked 2/03

 

Crystal Springs

MoPac

relocated

C

 

 

none

wood

none

depot from Lonsdale, Checked 3/14

 

Decatur

KCS

  S. Main St.

museum

c1920

in use

conc.block

KCS

Decatur Museum, Field checked 11/14

 

Decatur

KCS

S. Main St.

F

 

 

in use

 

KCS

Field checked 6/03

 

Delaplaine

MoPac

relocated to 15905 Hwy. 34

C

private

 

none

wood

none

Depot from Peach Orchard, Field checked 4/07

 

Delpro

Delta Valley & Southern

on site

Eh

rr

modern

in use

metal

DV&S

prefab, Field checked 10/15/01

 

DeQueen

DeQueen & East.

S.R. 329

Sh

 

 

in use

brick

DQE

machine shops

 

De Valls Bluff

CRI&P

White River

B

abandoned

 

gone

 steel

none

lift bridge

 

Donaldson

MoPac

relocated to Ridge Rd./Coral Dr. south of Malvern

C

private

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 12/06

 

Earle

MoPac

Main St./Commerce St. 

C

museum

1922

in use

brick/stucco

UP

Field checked 1/05

 

East Camden

CRI&P

relocated on Highland Lane in Highland Industrial Park

C

guest house

 

none

wood

none

depot from Harrell, Field checked 5/06

 

El Dorado

El Dorado and Wesson

on site

O

rr

2004-05

in use

metal

EDW

Field checked 8/08

 

El Dorado

El Dorado and Wesson

on site

Eh

rr

modern

in use

metal

EDW

two stall, Field checked 9/2/03

 

El Dorado

MoPac

 

C

business

 

in use

 

 

Field checked 8/05

 

Eureka Springs

Mo. & North. Ark.

299 N. Main St.

P

 tourist railroad

1912 

relaid in 1981 

stone

Eureka Springs & North Arkansas

Restored, Field checked 4/13

 

Eureka Springs

SLSF

relocated near depot, originally at Ft. Smith

Tt

tourist railroad

1908

in use

steel

Eureka Springs & North Arkansas

75 feet, restored

 

Eureka Springs

Eureka Springs & North Arkansas

near depot

Wt

tourist railroad

 

in use

wood

Eureka Springs & North Arkansas

 

 

Everton

depot replica

near original site of M&A depot

 

community center

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 3/24/05

 

Fayetteville

SLSF

550 W. Dickson St.

C

business

1897

in use

stucco/brick

AM

rebuilt 1925, Field checked 11/14

 

Flippin

depot replica

on site

C

business

 

 

 

 

former ticket office for defunct White River Scenic Railway, Field checked 1/09

 

Fordyce

CRI&P

3rd St.

rr

c1925

aband. N of town

brick

FP

railroad offices

 

Fordyce

SLSW

Main St./W. First St. 

C

 

1925

in use

brick

UP

on National Register, Field checked 2008 

 

Ft. Smith

Fort Smith Railroad

North B St.

O

rr

 

in use

cement block

FSR

Field checked 2/21/03

 

Ft. Smith

SLSF

100 Garrison

P

 non railroad

1910

in use

concrete block

 

Field checked 11/14 

 

Ft. Smith

 

W side of town, Arkansas River

B

rr

 

in use

 

 

 

 

Fulton

MoPac

Red River

B

rr

 

in use

 

UP

 

 

Garland (City)

SLSW

Red River

B

rr

 

in use

 

UP

 

 

Garner

MoPac

moved to Searcy

C

under restoration

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 1/05

 

Glenwood

MoPac

moved in town

C

visitor center

1910

none

wood

none

Checked 1/06

 

Green Forest

Missouri & Arkansas

Broadway St.

C

unused

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 3/23/05

 

Guion

MoPac

relocated along S.R. 58

C

business

 

none

wood

none

Checked 3/08

 

Gum Springs

MoPac

relocated to Reader

C

rr

 

in use

wood

Reader RR

Field checked 7/06

 

Gurdon

MoPac

N. First/E. Walnut

museum

c1917

in use

brick

UP

Field checked 1/05

 

Hackett

SLSF

moved near Bonanza

C

 

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 8/12

 

Harrell

CRI&P

relocated to East Camden, on Highland Lane in Highland Industrial Park

C

guesthouse

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 5/06

 

Harrison

Missouri & Arkansas

on site

Sh

business

 

gone

 

none

machine shop, woodmill, storeroom, and car shop, Field checked 3/06

 

Harrison

Arkansas & Ozarks

U.S. 65/First St.

Sh

highway dept. use

 

gone

brick/steel

none

diesel shop, A&O operated M&A until early 1960s, Field checked 5/06

 

Hartman

MoPac

 

C

private

 

 

brick/stucco

 

Reported 9/05

 

Hazen

CRI&P

 E. N. Front St./N. Livermore St.

C

?

1915

gone, track relaid for two blocks

brick/stucco

none

 restored, Field checked 11/14

 

Helena

MoPac

95 Missouri St.

P

museum

1912

in use

brick

AKMD

Delta Cultural Center, Field checked 1/05

 

Helena (West Helena)

IC/M&NA

Cherry St. north of MoPac depot

F

school/meeting room

c1913

 

 

 

Field checked 7/08

 

Holly Grove

MoPac

Front St.

C

 

1898

gone

wood

none

former Arkansas Midland, ?

 

Hope

L&A

West 3rd. St.

F

business

 

gone

wood

none

sided, Field checked 3/14/04

 

Hope

MoPac

100 E. Division St./S. Main St.

P

  municipal

c1917

in use

brick

UP

Hope Chamber of Commerce. visitor center, Field checked 1/05

 

Hope

Cairo & Fulton

Walnut St./Division St.

C

business

1875

in use

wood

UP

moved to south side of tracks to become freight depot, restored,Field checked 1/05

 

Hope

MoPac

relocated to Fair Park in Hope

C

park use

 

none

wood

none

depot from Reader, Field checked 7/06

 

Hot Springs

MoPac

Broadway/Market St. or 100 Broadway Terrace

P

transportation center

c1917

gone 

brick

none

Field checked 8/14

 

Hot Springs

MoPac

421 Broadway

F

night club

 

gone

brick

none

Field checked 12/06

 

Hunter

SLSW

relocated to northeast corner of Red Oak St./Front St.

C

residence?

c1900

none

wood

none

with additions

 

Jonesboro

SLSW

South Main along rr yard

Rh

warehouse

 

gone

brick

none

turntable removed and filled

 

Jones Mill

Arkansas Midland

in industrial park off U.S. 270

Sh

rr

 

in use

 

Arkansas Midland

originally non-railroad use, Field checked 12/06

 

Leachville

Blytheville, Leachville and Arkansas Southern (SLSW)

Second St./McNamee St.

C

private

c1910 

gone

wood 

none

 

 

Leslie

M&NA

  S.R. 66

C

storage

c1925 

gone

stone 

none

Field checked 11/14 

 

Lewisville

SLSW

relocated to 2nd St.

C

unused

c1900

none

wood

none

depot from Buckner, Field checked 4/07

 

Little Rock

CRI&P

1010 E. Third St.

P

1900

gone

brick

none 

originally Choctaw, Oklahoma & Gulf, 2 story,  adjacent to Clinton Presidential Library, Field checked 11/14

 

Little Rock

Union Station

Markham St.Victory St.

P

multi-use

1921

in use

brick/stone

 

on Nationa Register,Amtrak stop, 4 story, museum, shops, Field checked 12/11

 

Little Rock

CRI&P

over Arkansas River

B

walkway

 

gone

steel

none

through truss, lift span, converted to pedestrian use, Field checked 8/13

 

Little Rock

MoPac

over Arkansas River

B

rr

 

in use

steel 

UP

Baring Cross Bridge, Field checked 8/13

 

Little Rock

MoPac

Over Arkansas River

B

walkway

 

Gone

Steel

None

Connected Fort Smith line to Pine Bluff line, Field checked 8/13

 

Lonoke

CRI&P

Center St./U.S. 70

P

Chamber of Commerce

1912

gone

brick

none

Field checked 11/14

 

Lonsdale

MoPac

moved to Crystal Springs, U.S. 270

C

 

 

none

wood

none

Checked 3/14

 

Madison

CRI&P

St. Francis Diversion Ditch

B

rr

 

in use

 

UP

 

 

Malvern

MoPac

First St.

P

 rr

  c1918

in use

 brick

UP

Amtrak stop, Amtrak is in walled-in porte cochere, Field checked 8/14

 

Malvern

Hot Springs RR

NW of MoPac depot at 132 Front St.

Rh

storage

1887

gone

brick

none

5 stalls, not used in railroad service after 1904, roof gone, Endangered! Field checked 10/12

 

Mammoth Spring

SLSF

in Mammoth Spring State Park

P

museum

1885-6

in use

brick

BNSF

Originally Kansas City, Ft. Scott & Memphis.1886 Mammoth Spring Depot Museum, Field checked 5/16

 

Manila

SLSF

 

C

municipal

1910

gone

wood

none

 

 

Marianna

MoPac

on site

 

 

 

in use

 brick

UP

Field checked 1/05

 

McGehee

MoPac

on site 

P/F

 museum

 c1910

in use

brick/stucco

UP

joined passenger and freight depots, Field checked 11/14

 

McNeil

Louisiana and North West

on site

O

rr

 

in use

metal

LNW

trailer, Field checked 5/03

 

McNeil

Louisiana and North West

on site

M

office use

 

gone

pre-fab

none

locomotive shed?. Field checked 5/06

 

Mena

KCS

524 Sherwood Ave.

P

museum

1920

in use

brick

KCS

restored, Chamber of Commerce, Mena Depot Center, Field checked 11/14

 

Mineral Springs

Memphis, Paris, and Gulf

 

C

 

1908

in use

wood

KCS

?

 

Moark

MoPac

relocated to 46 Clay County Rd. 148, Corning

C

private

 

none

wood

none

restored, Field checked 10206

 

Monroe

MoPac

moved to Brinkley

C

museum

 

in use

wood

UP

Field checked 11/14

 

Monticello

AD&N

 

C

municipal

1912

in use

wood

AD&N

Chamber of Commerce

 

Morrilton

MoPac

Railroad Ave., U.S. 64

C

municipal 

c1915

in use

brick/stucco

UP

Field checked 11/14 

 

Nashville

Graysonia Nashville and Ashdown

324 S. Second

Sh

business

 

in use

 

Arkansas Southern

steam locomotive shop, originally non-railroad use, Field checked 12/06

 

Nashville

Graysonia Nashville and Ashdown

Sypert/Front St.

O

rr

modern

in use

 

WATCO

Field checked 12/06

 

Nashville

GN&A

off S. Mill St.

Sh

vacant

 

gone

 

none

diesel shop, Field checked 12/06

 

Nashville

GN&A

relocated off S. Mill St.

F

vacant

 

gone

metal

none

depot from Okay, Field checked 12/06

 

Newport

MoPac

Walnut/Front

  P

 

1902, c1910 ?

in use

brick/stucco

UP

only part remains

 

Newport

MoPac

White River

B

rr

 

in use

 

UP

 

 

North Little Rock

CRI&P

Fourth St./Hazel St.

C

municipal

1913

in use

brick

UP

once known as Argenta

 

Ogden

KCS

south of town, over Red River

B

rr

1899-1900 

in use

steel 

KCS

Parker through truss swing, 5 spans, reportedly to be rebuilt when new bridge opens, Field checked 2/13 

 

Ogden

KCS

south of town, over Red River

B

rr

2013

in use

steel

KCS

Field checked 2/13

 

Okay

GN&A

moved to shop complex off S. Mill St. in Nashville

C

vacant

 

gone

metal

none

Field checked 12/06

 

Ozark

MoPac

  E. River St/S. 1st.

  P

municipal

1910

in use

stone

UP

Field checked 11/14

 

Palestine

CRI&P

Coffee Creek

B

rr

 

in use

 

UP

 

 

Peach Orchard

MoPac

relocated to Delaplaine

C

private

 

none

wood

none

poor condition, Field checked 4/07

 

Perry

CRI&P

300 Choctaw Ave.

C

rr

 

in use

wood

Little Rock & Western

Field checked 12/09

 

Perry

Little Rock & Western

near CRI&P depot

O

rr

 

in use

wood

Little Rock & Western

depot replica, Field checked 3/05

 

Perry

Little Rock & Western

behind CRI&P depot

Sh

rr

modern

in use

metal

Little Rock & Western

Field checked 3/05

 

Pindall

Missouri & Arkansas

U.S. 65

C

storage?

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 3/24/05

 

Pine Bluff

MoPac/SLSW union station

E. Fourth St./State St.

P

museum

 1906

in use

brick

UP

Pine Bluff and Jefferson County Historical Museum, Field checked 11/14

 

Pine Bluff

SLSW

1 blk. E of MoPac depot

F

business

 

in use

brick ?

UP

in later years used as passenger depot by SLSW

 

Pine Bluff

SLSW

 

Sh

museum

 1942

in use

brick

UP

Arkansas Railroad Museum in former locomotive erecting shop

 

Pocahontas

SLSF

 

C

Visitor center

 

gone

wood

none

Field checked 5/14

 

Prescott

MoPac

400 W First St. S

P

museum

1912

in use

brick

UP

Nevada County Depot and Museum, Checked 1/06

 

Pyatt

MoPac

moved to Bull Shoals

C

museum

 

none

wood

none

1890 Village and Bull Shoals Caverns, Field checked 1/06

 

Ravendum

SLSF

Spring River

B

rr

 

in use

 

BNSF

 

 

Reader

MoPac

moved to Hope

C

park use

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 7/06

 

Reader

MoPac

off S.R. 368

C

rr

 

in use

wood

Reader RR

depot from Gum Springs, Whelen Springs, and Waterloo, Field checked 7/06

 

Reader

non-railroad

S.R. 368

M

rr

 

in use

wood

Reader RR

built as set for movie, used as shops, Field checked 7/06

 

Reader

Reader

S.R. 368

Sh

abandoned

 

in use

wood

Reader RR

in poor shape, Field checked 7/06

 

Redfield

MoPac

 

M

 

 

 

wood

 

section house, Field checked 1/05

 

Rison

SLSW

relocated

C

 

 

none

wood

none

 

 

Rogers

SLSF

Poplar/S. First 

F

 municipal use

c 1977

in use

metal

Ark. & Mo.

Field checked 10/08

 

Russellville

MoPac

N. Denver St./West C St.

P

municipal/town center 

1916

in use

brick/stucco

UP

restored, Field checked 11/14

 

St. Joe

Missouri and North Arkansas

along U.S. 65

C

museum

1913

none

wood

none

restored, Field checked 11/13

 

Scott

SLSW

Alexander Rd. north of U.S. 165/S.R. 161 intersection

C

museum

 

museum

wood

 

part of Plantation Agriculture Museum, Field checked 12/09

 

Searcy

Doniphan Kensett & Searcy

412 S. Main St.

C

 

 

 

wood

 

sided, Field checked 9/5/04

 

Searcy

MoPac

relocated to park

C

under restoration

1870s

none

wood

none

depot from Garner, Field checked 1/05

 

Shirley

M&A

over Little Red River

B

converted to car traffic

c 1908

gone

steel

none

Baltimore truss, on National Register, Field checked 3/11

 

Springdale

Arkansas & Missouri

on site

C

 

 

in use

wood

Arkansas & Missouri

Field checked 11/14

 

Sylamore

MoPac

relocated on old S.R.9

C

vacant

c1903

none

wood

none

on National Register, Field checked 1/05

 

Texarkana

Union Station

Front St./State Line

P

business

1930

in use

brick

UP,KCS,TNER

Amtrak stop, 2 story, restaurant, used by KCS, MoPac, SLSW, and T&P, Checked 1/06

 

Van Buren

MoPac

end of S 1st.

P

 

c1900

in use

brick

UP

Field checked 12/09

 

Van Buren

SLSF

Main St. 

P

visitor center 

 

in use

brick

Arkansas & Missouri, tourist line

restored, Field checked 11/14

 

Walnut Ridge

MoPac

Main St./S.R. 67

P

rr

  c1910

in use

brick

UP

Amtrak stop, Checked 1/06

 

Warren

Warren & Ouachita Valley (CRI&P)

325 W. Cedar St.

C

rr

1909

in use

wood

Warren & Saline River

 

 

Waterloo

MoPac

relocated to Reader

C

rr

 

in use

wood

Reader RR

Field checked 7/06

 

Watson

Memphis, Helena & Louisiana Ry. (later MoPac)

over Arkansas River

B

abandoned

C1903-1904

gone

steel

none

Yancopin Bridge, Bridge No. 87, originally built with through truss lift span, later through truss swing span added when river shifted course, lift span is now over land, Field checked 6/13

33.955304N, 91.206075W

Whelen Springs

MoPac

relocated to Reader

C

rr

 

in use

wood

Reader RR

Field checked 7/06

 

Wilkins (Jefferson Co.)

SLSW

Arkansas River

B

rr

 

in use

 

 

 

 

Wilton

Texarkana & Fort Smith (KCS)

relocated away from tracks

C

former residence

c 1893

none

wood

none

on National Register, Field checked 2008

 

Winslow

SLSF

 

Tn

rr

 

in use

 

Arkansas & Missouri RR

 

 

Yellville (Summit)

MoPac

relocated to Hwy. 62/3rd St.

C

under restoration as visitor center

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 8/10

 

Compiled by M. J. Camp, Railroad Station Historical Society, Inc.

 

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