Sangamon County, Illinois

 

City

Railroad

Current Location

Type

Current Use

Date Built

Track Status

Bldg. Mat.

Current Railroad

Notes

Buffalo

Ill. Traction

old U.S. 36

IC

business

1906

gone

brick

 none

substation/depot, Field checked 12/03

Chatham

C&A (GM&O)

100 N. State St.

C

museum

 1902

in use

wood

 

restored, Chatham Railroad Museum

Divernon

Ill. Central

on site

C

museum

1943

in use

wood

IC

restored, Field checked 3/12

Glenarm Ill. Central relocated adjacent to I-55 C storage   none wood none Field checked 3/10

Illiopolis

Ill. Traction

Louisa St.

IC

 

 

gone

brick

none

substation/depot

Illiopolis Chicago, Peoria & St. Louis relocated to old U.S. 36, formerly over West Jefferson St. B rr   in use steel NS girder bridge, Field checked 8/12
New Berlin N&W on site O rr   in use metal prefab NS Field checked 6/09

Pawnee

C&IM

 

C

 

 

in use

brick

 

 

Ridgeley (Springfield)

C&A (GM&O)

off Percy Ave.

T

closed

rebuilt 1930 

in use

 

 UP/IM(Illinois Midland)

Ridgeley Tower, Field checked 10/10

Ridgely Junction

Ill. Terminal

off Sandhill Rd., north edge of Springfield, near landfill

IC

vacant

 

gone

brick

none

Field checked 12/03

Riverton Wabash over Sangamon River on west side of town B rr   in use steel NS multi-span deck plate girder, Field checked 11/05
Spaulding Ill. Central over Sangamon River next to U.S. 54 bridge B rr   in use steel IC multi-span deck plate girder, field checked 11/05

Springfield

C&IM

 

Sh

   

in use

metal

IM

diesel and car shops

Springfield

C&IM/Wabash

Grand Ave. 

T

rr 

 

in use

brick

NS

Endangered! Shops Tower, Field checked 9/12

Springfield

C&A (GM&O)

4th St.

P

rr

1895

in use

brick

UP

remodeled in 1945, under renovation, Amtrak stop, Field checked 4/11

  Springfield

Great Western

1 Copley Plaza, 10th St./Monroe St.

P

museum

1850s

in use

brick

NS 

freight shed gone, Lincoln Depot

Springfield

Ill. Terminal

520 E. Monroe St.

P

offices

1903-05

gone

brick

none

4 story, heavily modified

Springfield

Ill. Terminal

2015 Clear Lake Ave.

P

business

1931-32

gone

brick

none

2 story

  Springfield

Union Station

Madison St.

P

museum/library

1898

 gone

brick/stone

none 

used by IC, B&O, CP&StL, restored, Field checked 3/10

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

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