The Peoria, Decatur & Evansville Railway

 Name:  Holmes Switch, Holmes Spur, or Holmes Siding (Spur), Illinois(elevation 566')
 Mile Post:  23.8
 Previous Station:  Herget
 Next Station:  Horton
 Description:  There was once a switch here, near land owned by someone named Holmes.  Also known as Holmes Spur in 1944.  Holmes Switch was shown here in the 1978 and 1987 track charts without a spur.
 Photos:  Right of Way
 Date Reached:  By October 1870
 Track Status:  Still in place - .
 RR Facilities:

 Livestock Pen - (Authorized 2-14-1916, listed here in 1916)

 Spur (420') - (listed here in 1944, 1948, 1957, and 1970)

 Customers:  Elevator in 1939?
 Last Updated:  03/31/2014

 

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