Delafield Depot 1938 Aerial Photo
Illinois Historical Aerial Photographs
Southwest corner of intersection of Country Road 550 E and railroad track
Estimated GPS Coordinates: 38.148149,-88.602895
The Illinois Railroad and Warehouse Commission directed the Louisville and Nashville Railroad to establish a depot at Delafield on July 1, 1913 to resolve a complaint by F. T. Epperson. September 1, 1913 was set as the deadline for building plans with desired completion date on or before January 1, 1914.
43rd Annual Report of the Railroad and Warehouse Commission of the State of Illinois, Hathitrust Digital Library, Lawrence J. Gutter Collection of Chicagoana (University of Illinois at Chicago) ICIU, Digitizing sponsor CARLI: Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois
The State of Illinois authorized the closing of the Delafield L & N railroad depot on June 21, 1950.
Aerial View of Delafield 1938
Delafield Crossing 2018
Delafield Facing Mt. Vernon 2018