Jo Daviess County, Illinois

 

City

Railroad

Current Location

Type

Current Use

Date Built

Track Status

Bldg. Mat.

Current Railroad

Notes

Aiken

CB&Q

Smallpox Creek

B

rr

 

in use

steel

BNSF

 
Council Hill Station Ill. Central East Fork Galena River B rr   in use     several bridges near town

East Dubuque

CB&Q

north edge of downtown, Sissinewa St.

P

vacant

 

in use

concrete

BNSF

Endangered! Field checked 4/12

East Dubuque

 Ill. Central

north edge of downtown, Sissinewa St.

Tn

rr

 

in use

 

IC

Field checked 6/06

East Dubuque

CB&Q

Mississippi River

B

rr

 

in use

steel

 BNSF

through truss, swing, Field checked 8/10

East Dubuque BNSF 4 Sisinewa St. O rr   in use metal BNSF prefab, Field checked 8/07

Elizabeth

CGW

Myrtle St./Madison St. 

C

museum

1888

gone

wood

none

Elizabeth Historical Society, restored, Field checked 8/10

Galena

Ill. Central

101 Bouthillier St. 

P

Chamber of Commerce/visitors center

1857

in use

brick

IC

2 story, Field checked 8/07

Portage

CB&Q

Galena River, se of town

B

rr

 

in use

steel

BNSF

 

Scales Mound

Ill. Central

West Fork Apple River, east of town

B

rr

 

in use

     
Whitton CB&Q relocated about 2 miles east of town on Whitton Rd. one mile south of Depot Rd. intersection C unused   none wood none modified slightly, Field checked 9/05

Winston

CGW

 

Tn

abandoned in 1972

1888 

gone

stone portals, brick-lined 

none

Winston Tunnel, west portal intact, east portal caved in, Field checked 2/05

Woodbine

CGW

relocated in town

C

storage

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 2/06

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

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