Little Wabash River Bridge

Carmi, IL

L&N Railroad

Milepost: 359.64

L&N Carmi Depot

Carmi L and N Railroad Bridge, 1902

Annual Report of the Railroad and Warehouse Commission of the State of Illinois

Carmi Township

White County

Estimated GPS Coordinates: 38.09489007,-88.15830886

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The Filson Historical Society L & N Architectural Archive contains the following records for Carmi, IL:

  • Roll 22: Electric Signal Power House -- Carmi, IL, July 23, 1907
    Plan for an electric signal power house for interlocking located in Carmi, Illinois.
    Drawing includes a floor plan for the 13'x15' house, foundation plan, end and track level elevations as well as longitudinal and cross sections.

L&N Architectural Plans
The Filson Historical Society

Little Wabash Bridge Jointly Owned Notes

Courtesy of Reeder Shelow

1911 Carmi Signal Tower and L & N Railroad Bridge

Annual report of the Railroad and Warehouse Commission of the State of Illinois

L & N Steam Locomotive #647
Carmi Little Wabash River Bridge
Type 4-4-0
Built by L & N 1872

White County Historical Society
Mary Smith Fay Genealogy Library

Little Wabash River Crests at 32 feet at Carmi at Former Louisville and Nashville Railroad Bridge on March 26, 2020 During Covid-19 Outbreak

David Cantrell

Carmi L & N Facing West
After Crossing Little Wabash Bridge

David Cantrell

Carmi L & N Bridge Approach
Facing East

David Cantrell

Carmi, Illinois, Evansville Western Railway Facing Wabash River Bridge, January, 2022

L & N Rail from 1949 at Carmi
Recently Removed

David Cantrell


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