Hennepin County, Minnesota

 

City

Railroad

Current Location

Type

Current Use

Date Built

Track Status

Bldg. Mat.

Current Railroad

Notes

Bloomington

Northstar

28th Street

P

rr

 

in use

 

 

Field checked 7/08

Deephaven

CMStP&P

3725 Parkway

C

residence

 

 

gone

wood

none

Field checked 6/11

Deephaven

CMStP&P

3105 Maplewood

P

guest house

 

gone

wood

none

shelter from Woodland (Breezypoint) enclosed to make house, Field checked 6/11

Deephaven

M&StL

20405 Park Place (behind 20395 Park Place)

C

residence

 

gone

wood

none

Field checked 6/11

Excelsior

M&StL

  on site

C

  museum

 

museum

wood

Minnesota Trolley Museum

modified, Field checked 7/08

Hopkins

CMStP&P

on site 

C

rr

1928

in use

 wood

TCW

Field checked 7/11

Hopkins

M&StL

on site 

C

business

 

gone

  brick

none

modified, Field checked 11/10

Linden Hills

replica

42nd St. on shore of Lake Harriet

P

tourist

 

in use

wood

Como & Lake Harriet Streetcar Line

 

Maple Plain

Great Northern

moved to farm at 16350 Carver County 20, about 2 miles west of Watertown

C

farme use

 

none

wood

none

in poor shaped, Endangered!. Field checked 9/05

Minneapolis

CMStP&P

Washington Ave./3rd Ave.

P

business

1898/99

gone

brick/stone

none

depot is hotel, train shed is indoor ice skating rink, Field checked 8/11

Minneapolis

CMStP&P

3rd Ave. S/S. 2nd St.

F

muni.

1879, 1902 ?

 

brick

 

two story head house remains

Minneapolis

CMStP&O

between N. First St. North and the Mississippi River

F

condominiums

 

gone

brick

none

two story, outside restored, Field checked 7/09

Minneapolis

Great Northern

downtown

B

pedestrian use

 

gone

stone

none

multi-span stone arch, Field checked 11/08

Minneapolis

M&StL

111 E. Franklin Ave.

O

apartments

1951

none

brick/stone

none

headquarters building, Field checked 5/11

Minneapolis

Northstar Commuter Rail

 

P

rr

2008

in use

 

Northstar Commuter Rail

Field checked 7/08

Minneapolis

Soo Line

over Mississippi River

B

rr

1905 

in use

steel

CPR

Camden Bridge, deck truss

Minneapolis

Soo Line

501 Marquette

O

  rr/offices

  Jan. 1906

none

stone

none

general office building, 19 story, Field checked 11/09

Minneapolis

Soo Line

Shoreham Yard, 2800 Central Ave. NE

Rh/Sh

unused

1887 

in use

brick/wood

 

miscellaneous structures, 26 stall roundhouse. roundhouse in ruins after fire, Field checked 6/11

Minneapolis

Twin Cities Rapid Transit

315 1st. Ave. NE

ICb

closed business

1891

gone

brick

none

Field checked 4/12

Minneapolis

Twin Cities Rapid Transit

2500 Washington Ave. N

IP/ICb

businesses

1914

gone

brick

none

Field checked 4/12

Minneapolis

Twin Cities Rapid Transit

Lowry Ave./3rd St. N

IS

office

 

gone

brick

none

Field checked 4/12

Minneapolis

Twin Cities Rapid Transit

6th St. SE at Mississippi River

IPh

university steam plant

1904

gone

brick

none

Field checked 4/12

Minneapolis Jct.

CMStP&P

 

Eh

rr

 

in use

metal

 

single stall, Field checked 2004

Minnehaha (Park)

CMStP&P

Minnehaha Ave

C

museum

1875

abandoned

wood

none

Minnesota Transportation Museum Minnesota Historical Society, Field checked 7/09

Minnetonka Mills

M&StL

13209 E. McGinty Rd. near Minnetonka Blvd./Plymouth Rd.

P

museum

 

none

wood

none

part of Burwell House Historical Park, Field checked 6/11

Mound

Great Northern

relocated to 5801 Bartlett Blvd.

C

community center

1915

none

wood

none

sided, modified, Field checked 7/08

Nesbitt

Minneapolis, Northfield & Southern

on site

`C

rr

 

in use

steel

CP

Field checked 9/07

St. Louis Park

CMStP&P

relocated to Jorvik Park, W. 37th St./Brunswick Ave. S

C

  museum

 

none

wood

none

restored, Field checked 8/11

Sand Lake (Shoreham Yards)

Soo Line

150' north of roundhouse, south of intermodal track, 2800 Central Ave.

C

abandoned

1887

in use

brick

CP

was a station in North Minneapolis before Shoreham Yards and shops established, later became yard office, Endangered! Field checked 6/11

South Minneapolis

CMStP&P

moved to St. James (Watonwan County)

Y

museum

 

none

wood

none

yard tower is part of Depot Museum. Field checked 6/10

Wayzata

Great Northern

north shore of Lake Minnetonka, 402 E. Lake St.

C

museum

1906

in use

stucco/wood

BNSF 

Chamber of Commerce, Wayzata Historical Society, Field checked 6/11

Woodland (Breezypoint)

CMStP&P

3105 Maplewood, Deephaven

P

guest house

 

gone

wood

none

shelter enclosed to make house, Field checked 6/11

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

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