Estimated GPS Coordinates: 39.80423117,-89.65158042
The C & A Railroad shared Third Street while the B & O and Illinois Central traveled down Madison Street. At Third Street, the two segments intersected. On the northeast side of the intersection was the C & A Freight House which would later be purchased by the B & O. South of the intersection was the C & A passenger depot. It remains and is an Amtrak station today.
JA Tower occupied the southwest corner of this crossing.
Springfield 3rd & Madison Street Aerial
Northeast Aerial of Springfield
JA Tower, Springfield, IL
John P Kohlberg
Springfield Illinois Central JA Tower 1977
C & A Passenger Depot