Torrance to Blairsville

The abandoned railroad route between Torrance and Blairsville of which 1.799 miles have been abandoned, was once operated in Pennsylvania by the Pennsylvania Railroad.

Historic ICC Abandonment Filings

Docket Number: 17921 Date: 10/6/1952 Section: 1(18)
App. of The Pennsylvania Railroad Company for permission to abandon operation and the line itself of a portion of the Torrance Connection of its Indiana Branch consisting of approximately 1.799 miles of railroad lying below elevation 977 mean sea level, between Torrance and Blairsville, Pennsylvania, in Westmoreland and Indiana Counties. (This abandonment is necessary due to the proposed construction of the Conemaugh River Reservoir by the Federal Government.)
Length: 1.799 miles Citation: 282 ICC 818  

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