The Yellow Creek Branch

Wandin Junction to Heilwood, PA

—  ICC Abandonment Filings  —

Pennsylvania Railroad
Docket: 19670 2/18/1957 Section: 1(18)
App. for auth. to abandon a portion of its so-called Yellow Creek Branch extending from Valuation Station 211/20 to its terminus at Valuation Station 303/40 a dist. of 1.75-mi. together with 0.10 mi. of sidetrack between Valuation Station 216/45 and 211/20 located in Brush Valley Township, Indiana County, Pa. and operation thereon.
Length: 1.75 miles Citation: 295 ICC 826

—  User Comments  —

The "branch" that was abandoned was indeed the Yellow Creek Branch, which was merely a continuation of the Possum Glory Branch running from Wandin to Heilwood. Heilwood was originally named Possum Glory, being renamed circa 1912. The CT&D never renamed the branch.

Henry Statkowski
Cherry Tree, PA
9/16/2012