Burlingame to Alma

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The Alma District

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Map submitted by Joseph Loop.

GOOGLE MAPS no longer available: With apologies, I am unable to continue showing Google Maps. Google has forced my hand by increasing their map usage fee from nothing/free to OVER $300 A MONTH for the Abandoned Rails website! This is an expense that I simply cannot afford. Rest assured I am looking at available open source alternatives, so maps should be back online soon!

Greg Harrison
AbandonedRails.com

Historic ICC Abandonment Filings

ATCHISON, TOPEKA & SANTA FE RAILWAY
Docket Number: 25598 Date: 3/24/1969 Section: 1(18)
Application for authority to abandon a line of railroad known as the Alma District, extending from MP 0/1400 ft. at Burlingame, in Osage County, Kansas, in a general northwesterly direction to MP 34/1230 ft. (end of track) at Alma, Wabaunsee County, Kansas, a total distance of approximately 33.96 miles.
Length: 33.96 miles Citation:  

According to an early 1970's issue or Railfan Magazine, a man had a plan to convert the branch line into a tourist railroad, the Flint Hills Railway. never got off the ground.

Larry Lewis Jr
Bay City, MI
7/1/2017

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