Kaplan to Eunice

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  • States: Louisiana   
  • Railroads: SP   

The abandoned railroad route between Kaplan and Eunice of which 49.56 miles have been abandoned, was once operated in Louisiana by the Southern Pacific Railroad.

Historic ICC Abandonment Filings

SOUTHERN PACIFIC RAILROAD
Docket Number: AB 12 Sub 52 Date: 10/22/1976 Section: 1a
Application filed for authority to abandon the line extending from MP 31.00 at Kaplan northerly to MP 80.56 at Eunice, a distance of 49.56 miles in Acadia, St. Landry and Vermilion Parishes, La. (This line includes the stations of Eunice, Celer, Iota, Egan, Morse, and Gueydan.)
Length: 49.56 miles Citation:  

they should re-vitalize the rails-----upgrade/replace and use this old path once agin.i have seen rail crews fixing tracks by the i-10 bridge/old iota side road and the state would benefit from new rail re--structures.

mike edwards
crowley, LA
10/4/2015

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