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Mileposts on the CSX Line, Lexington to Ashland

 
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 13, 2006 2:22 pm    Post subject: Mileposts on the CSX Line, Lexington to Ashland Reply with quote

Mile posts on the CSX line in Fayette, Clark, & Montgomery, Bath, Rowan Carter & Boyd Counties. From Dr. McCord's notes, 1998. 112.5 miles from Lexington to Coalton.

Fayette Co. 13.6 miles
Lexington MP 642.9
(old Union station)
Netherland MP 641.9
Propane MP 639.3
Sharon MP 638.6
Cadentown MP 637.9
Walnut Hill MP 636.1 (Walnut Hill/Chilesburg Rd.)
Athens Station MP 634.8 (west of Chilesburg & Cleveland Pike)
Clark Co. 13.8 miles
Combs Ferry St.
(now Pine Grove) MP 632.2
Tebbs MP 630.2
Pine Grove (old) MP 629.3
Nelson MP 626.5
Quisenberry MP 625.3
Crusher MP 624.9
Winchester MP 624.4
Balma MP 623.6
Hanshaw MP 622.4
Fox MP 620.3
Kentucky Union Junction MP 617.8
Hedges Station MP 616.3
Thomson MP 615.5

Montgomery Co. 20.2 miles
Klondike MP 613.6
Prewitt MP 612.7
(Ecton –Prewitt Pike crosses the RR at grade)
New Market MP 610.5
Mt. Sterling MP 609.5
Ewington MP 606.4
Stepstone MP 602.1
Slate Creek MP 599.6
(Kendall Spring Road crosses RR at grade and Slate Creek)
Preston MP 597.6
Prendergast MP 595.3

Bath Co. 5. 9 miles
Olympia MP 594.2
Mine Track MP 593.8
L & R Junction MP 589.8
Salt Lick MP 589.4

Rowan Co.
19.2 miles
Woodland MP 588.3
Midland MP 587.5
Alexander MP 586.2
Licking MP 586.1
Farmer MP 585.7
Lacy’s MP 585.2
Van Antwerp MP 584.3
Freestone MP 583.8
Rockville MP 583.2
Bailey MP 582.7
Egypt MP 582.1
Bronson MP 580.1
Brady’s MP 578.5
Morehead MP 577.7
West Rodburn MP 576.5
Wheatley MP 576.4
East Rodburn MP 575.6
Gates MP 572.3
Hays Crossing MP 571.2
Dickson’s MP 571.1
Heilman’s MP 570.3
Haldeman MP 570.2

Carter Co. 37.9 miles
Triplett Tunnel (Soldier Tunnel) MP 569.0
Triplett MP 568.2
Bradmyer MP 567.9
Hayward MP 567.4
Montague MP 566.9
Shay MP 566.8
Enterprise MP 565.7
Tavern Rock MP 564.7
Lawton Junction MP 564.2
Tygart MP 563.8
Berry MP 563.4
Limestone MP 562.3
Oppenheimer MP 560.6
Koblitzell MP 560.3
Olive Hill MP 559.4
Atlas MP 553.8
Brown’s MP 558.6
Summit Switches MP 556.7
Corey MP 555.5
Grahn MP 553.5
Fireclay MP 553.3
Oats MP 553.0
Needle’s Eye Tunnel (Aden Tunnel) MP 552.5
Cannel Coal Co. MP 552.7
Littleton’s MP 552.7
Fultz MP 549.8
Sinking Creek Tunnel (Leon) MP 549.0 Elevation 630 ft.
Pope MP 548.1
Leon MP 547.7
Goodale MP 546.0
Eastern Kentucky Junction MP 544.7
Little Fork MP 544.3
Mt.Savage MP 542.5
Mary Mines MP 541.8
Katy MP 541.6
Strait Creek MP 541.4
EL&BS Junction MP 541.0
Denton MP 540.6
Burdette MP 539.0
Means Tunnel (Williams Creek Tunnel) MP 538.7
John’s Rock MP 537.9
Holts MP 537.1
Music MP 536.9
Wards MP 536.1
Morning Glory MP 535.1
Norton Branch MP 534.7
Mine No. 10 MP 534.3
Burton MP 533.8
Rush Station MP 532.8
Kilgore MP 532.3

Boyd Co. 1.9 miles abandoned to Coalton,
Bailey’s Mine MP 531.5
Coalton MP 530.4
East of Coalton the line is still in use
Princess MP 528.8
Eastham Tunnel (Princess Tunnel)MP 528.6
Russell MP 528.2
Sturgil MP 527.9
Mead MP 526.3
Summit MP 524.3 (summit of a 3.5 mile climb; grades of .61%- .85%)
May MP 522.3
Winslow MP 522.1
Pollard MP 521.1
Gulfco MP 520.6
Bellefonte MP 520.4
Ashland Tunnel MP 520.0 El. 583 ft.
Ashland, MP 519.5
Coal & Iron Junction
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