Friday, October 30, 2015

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Monday, October 26, 2015

1949 Tunnel 12 And Columbia River Area

Courtesy of Douglas County.

The tunnel was daylighted in 1957. Highway past this location today is State Route 28.

Thursday, October 22, 2015

1949 Mansfield Branch Tunnel--McCue

Courtesy of Douglas County.

1949 Columbia River

Courtesy of Douglas County.

Also note the start of the Mansfield Branch, along what had been part of the original mainline from 1892 until the line change in 1909. New construction for the branch started where the right of way started to curve to the right up along Douglas Creek.

Moses Lake Railroad Plea Backed By State Agency

From the "Spokane Chronicle."

August 27, 1948