Rock Glen to Nescopeck

The Nescopeck Branch

Point of Interest

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

Historic ICC Abandonment Filings

Docket Number: 21301 Date: 9/30/1960 Section: 1(18)
Application for authority to abandon (1) a portion of its Catawissa Branch extending from Gowen (M.P. 38+3050) to its terminus at Mountain Grove, a distance of 3.24 mi., and (2) its Nescopeck Branch, which extends from a connection with the Catawissa Branch near Rock Glen to a connection with the Wilkes-Barre Branch near Nescopeck, a distance of 11.78 mi., all within Luzerne County, Pa.
Length: 15.03 miles Citation:  
Also under this filing: The Catawissa Branch   

i noticed a possible abandoned bridge besides rail.please let me know what if anything is still there.thank yiou.

george oakley
reading, PA


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