brick bunkers along railroad tracks

Sangamon WWII Ordnance Plant - Illiopolis, IL The interurban was the Illinois Terminal, one of the largest interurbans. It ran from St. Louis to Springfield, IL then split with a line going east to Decatur, Champaign/Urbana (University of Illinois) and on to a little bit beyond Danville. RAILROAD.NET • View topic - Picatinny Arsenal Oct 13, 2006· The tracks still exist next to the ammunition bunkers and at least one switch is still operable, though the Provost Marshalls seemed confused as to why a former Marine would be so interested in abandoned railroad tracks. Hudson Valley Ruins: Yonkers Power Station In 1902, the railroad set out to electrify its tracks going in and out of New York City in order to facilitate an expansion of its Manhattan terminus and to comply with new regulations. Existing electric utilities, then in their infancy, couldn't supply the power needed.    Read More