This site features daily historical railroad posts from the Big Bend/Columbia Plateau region of Washington state.
Saturday, March 21, 2015
1967 Ritzville Cutoff Topo Map
In this view you can see the outline for the branch that was graded from Ritzville west. Large parts of the grade can still be seen today, with the rail having been laid only between Schrag and Bassett Jct.