Thursday, January 25, 2018

The St. Vincent Depot Interviews

Photograph of St. Vincent depot, as described in the article below...
One of the great things about our readers is how they participate in discovering and sharing our local history.  

I was recently contacted by such a reader, who found an article written by Maribel Berg for the Scribe Tribe, published by the Kittson County Enterprise in 1976...

Monday, January 15, 2018

Map of Abandoned Railroad Lines: The St. Vincent Extension

This is a working map primarily of abandoned railroad lines across North America, with layers to include abandonments in other countries, interesting railroad sites, abandoned towns, and interesting or unique railroad crossing signals. 
St. Vincent's abandoned extension line has been added to Andrew Grigg's North American Abandoned Railroad Rights-of-Way Map (I submitted it along with supporting documentation...)  I'm pleased to see this bit of transportation history acknowledged in this wonderful historical railway map on Google!