Ashley, IL

L&N Railroad

Milepost: 424.11

L&N Ashley Depot

Ashley L & N Depot

Photo by Jim Parker

Ashley Township

Washington County

Estimated GPS Coordinates: 38.330530,-89.190268

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Bucky McCoy recalls on the Genealogy Trails Washington Count website that the Ashley L & N Depot was built in the early 1870’s and torn down in 1985.

1938 Ashley Aerial View

Illinois Historical Aerial Photographs

Ashley L&N Depot

Ashley L&N Depot Signals

Ashley L&N Depot 1958


Ashley, IL Lousville and Nashville Depot


Ashley L & N and Illinois Central
Railroad Interlocking Plant

Photograph courtesy of Elaine Rucker
Genealogy Trails
Washington County, IL

Ashley Tower with L&N Depot in Background

Train Approaching Ashley Tower

Louisville & Nashville train 92 at Ashley in 1957.
Jim Shaughnessy photo

Classic Trains Magazine

Ashley L&N Depot with Locomotive

The Shaughnessy Files

Ashley L&N Depot with Locomotive

The Shaughnessy Files

L & N 924 at Ashley Interlocking Tower

North American Interlockings Website

Ashley Illinois Central Tower

Stephen Brannon

EVWR #3835 at Ashley, Illinois ~ Business Train

Ashley, IL  1998

Additional Information

EVWR/CN Diamond at Ashley