Tuscola, Charleston & Vincennes

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Tuscola, Charleston & Vincennes

Postby CarterB » Thu Apr 14, 2011 12:44 pm

Chartered in 1867, evidently some actual grading was done circa 1871 northward from Charleston toward Tuscola, before the project was abandoned in favor of a railroad from Charleston to Danville.(nee Toledo, St. Louis & Kansas City then the Toledo St. Louis & Western) Railroad Company) the NKP Cloverleaf.

Is there any evidence of the grading that was started on the TC&V? Or is that what became park of the NKP but veered off at Fairgrange toward Danville instead of on up to Tuscola?
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Re: Tuscola, Charleston & Vincennes

Postby CarterB » Thu Apr 11, 2013 9:16 am

Anyone out there have info on this?
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Re: Tuscola, Charleston & Vincennes

Postby CarterB » Mon Apr 13, 2015 11:43 am

Anyone have any info on this railroad?
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