Rock Island mainline         
This is the state of the former RI's "mainline" across Missouri, 27 years after the last train rolled over it. Nature is slowly consuming what's left; this portion is in the small Cole County town of Henley. Officially the line has never been abandoned- but any attempt to reopen it will undoubtedly require an untold amount of money as well as years in court to fight adjacent land owners.
Date: 3/31/2007 Location: Henley, MO   Map Show Henley on a rail map Views: 484 Collection Of:   Rick Morgan
Author:  Rick Morgan
Rock Island mainline
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