The Peoria, Decatur & Evansville Railway

 Name:  Gravel Pit, Illinois(elevation 525')
 Mile Post:  19.2
 Previous Station:  Mackinaw Falls
 Next Station:  Green Valley
 Description:  Gravel Pit appears in PD&E employee timetable #32 dated February 9th, 1890, but does not appear in the following timetable dated April 17th, 1890.  Oddly, land contracts dated August 1895 and December 1897 also list the right of the PD&E to mine gravel at this location for 10 years, but do not show up as a station point in the employee timetables.
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 Date Reached:  By October 1870
 Track Status:  Still in place - .
 RR Facilities:  Gravel Pit
 Customers:  
 Last Updated  03/14/2014

 

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