Re: Chicago Western Avenue CC&IC/ CB&Q Crossing
I am away from home and my library for a week. If you have access to Ed DeRouin's Pennsy book about the Chicago area you may find something in there to help you.
Later, Dave Sarther
From: 'Charlie Vlk' cvlk@... [STMFC]
To: STMFC ; PRR-Modeling <PRR-Modeling@...>; PRRPro
Sent: Tue, Aug 30, 2016 2:58 pm
Subject: [STMFC] Chicago Western Avenue CC&IC/ CB&Q Crossing
Does anyone have PRR photos of the area of the CB&Q / Panhandle crossing at Western Avenue?
I would especially love to have an image of the station that once was at grade level in the southwest quadrant of the crossing.
Any scans of photos in the area, pre-or-post track elevation would be much appreciated. I am working on the history of the Aurora-Chicago line of the CB&Q and photos of this area are few and far between because of the Chicago Fire and later CB&Q Headquarters fire.
Than k you,