Wallace to Burke

—  ICC Abandonment Filings  —

Union Pacific Railroad
Northern Pacific Railway
Docket: 12157 9/6/1938 Section: 1(18)
Application of Northern Pacific Ry Co. for authority to (1) abandon its branch line of single track railroad approximately 6.32 miles in length between Wallace and Burke, wholly in Shoshone County, Idaho, and (2) to operate jointly with the Union Pacific Railroad of Oregon-Washington RR & Navigation Co, approximately 6.30 miles in length, extending from Wallace to Burke, wholly in Shoshone County, Idaho. (The line to be operated closely parallels the line proposed to be abandoned and served the same intermediate points, namely: Gem, Frisco Black Bear, Dorn and Mace.
Length: 6.300 miles Citation:  

—  User Comments  —

1917 USGS map indicates northwestern track out of Wallace to be Northern Pacific and southwestern track to be Oregon Washington RR

Chuck Jones
San Juan Capistrano, CA
3/4/2017