The Little Muddy Run Branch
— ICC Abandonment Filings —
|Docket: 23614||4/23/1965||Section: 1(18)|
|Application and Ret. to Question for authority to abandon (1) its Little Muddy Run Branch extending from its connection with the Moshannon Branch to its terminus at Val. Sta. 162/72, a distance of approx. 3.08 mi. and (2) its Janesville Branch from its connection with the Little Muddy Run Branch to its terminus at Val. Sta. 144/73, a distance of approx. 2.74 mi., all in Clearfield County, Pa. and abandon operations thereover.|
|Length: 5.82 miles|
— User Comments —
I remember as a child when there still were tracks along the Janesville branch...my aunt & uncle lived at the eastern end.
The abandoned mine building - I'm guessing it was a powerhouse - at the end of the line above Janesville is a good relic of the mining and railroad era now past.