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Chicago, Burlington & Quincy (more..)
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Aurora Branch MP 11.9 (more..)
West Chicago, Illinois, USA (more..)
June 06, 2006
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157 years after the charter of the Aurora Branch Railroad, where the CB&Q all began, this tie plate sits as a silent testament to the deterioration of Class I branch lines across the United States in the last half of the 20th century. This section of abandoned track is a descendant of the Aurora Branch connection to the Galena & Chicago Union.
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