CHICAGO'S INTERLOCKINGS

ILLINOIS CENTRAL

Iowa Division

Now owned by CN.


16TH STREET
Tower listed with Rock Island

21ST STREET
Tower listed with Chicago & Western Indiana

BRIDGEPORT
Tower listed with Chicago & Alton

ASH STREET
Mechanical interlocking installed 1889
Original interlocking out of service around 1911
New tower constructed/electric interlocking installed 1950
Closed December, 2000

Crossing of Illinois Central Iowa Division, and previously the paralleling Santa Fe main line, with CSX (former Baltimore & Ohio) line and Norfolk Southern Chicago Junction line, and also previously the paralleling Pennsylvania Railroad Panhandle line, abandoned 1986.

LAWNDALE
Mechanical interlocking installed 1903

Former crossing with Illinois Northern, later a BNSF industrial line, abandoned 2013. In final years was an automatic interlocking.

HAWTHORNE
Tower listed with Belt Railway of Chicago

ELMHURST
Tower listed with Chicago Great Western