The Peoria, Decatur & Evansville Railway

 Name:  Falmouth, Illinois(elevation 548')
 Mile Post:  155.4
 Previous Station:  Rose Hill
 Next Station:  Newton
 Description:  Falmouth was laid out in 1881.  Its depot description mentions a bench in the waiting room, whereas most others don't.  A long wait perhaps?  Falmouth was still listed in 1978, but by then didn't even have the telephone booth.
 Photos:  Right of Way
 Date Reached:  1877
 Track Status:  Closed on August 1st, 1982 and removed in later that year.
 RR Facilities:

 Coal House (9' x 9' x 8') - built 1911 - (listed here in 1916)

 Wood Depot (36' x 18' x 14') - built 1880 - (listed here in 1916)

 Two Livestock Pens (32' x 32') each - (listed here in 1916)

 Siding - clearance of 2084' 42 cars - (listed here in 1944 and 1948)

 Telephone Booth - (listed here in 1957 and 1970)

 Customers:  Shipped ties
 Track Names:

 Siding - mentioned being removed "until further notice" on 7-25-1955

 Last Updated:  08/31/2014

 

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