CGW Stations

 

A list of all the Chicago Great Western CGW stations and what maps show them…

(links to sources at the bottom)

 

Oelwein to Chicago

State Station Number 1897 1915 1917 1934 1955 Notes
Oelwein IA 1 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Stanley IA 2 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Aurora IA 3 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Lamont IA 4 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Dundee IA 5 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Thorpe IA 6 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Oneida IA 7 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Manchester IA 7.5 Yes Yes
Almoral IA 8 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Petersburg IA 9 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Dyersville IA 10 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Farley IA 11 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Kidder IA 12 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Graf IA 13 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Twin Springs IA 14 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Budd IA 15 Yes Yes Yes
Durango IA 16 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Fairground IA 17 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Dubuque IA 18 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
East Dubuque IL 19 Yes
Portage Curve IL 20 Yes
Galena Junction IL 21 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Aiken IL 22 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Rice IL 23 Yes Yes Yes
Winston IL 24 Yes Yes Yes
Rodden IL 25 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Hanover IL 25.5 Yes Yes
North Hanover IL 26 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Elizabeth IL 27 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Woodbine IL 28 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Stockton IL 29 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Kent IL 30 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Pearl City IL 31 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Bolten IL 32 Yes Yes Yes Yes
South Freeport IL 33 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
German Valley IL 34 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Egan IL 35 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Myrtle IL 36 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Byron IL 37 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Stillman Valley IL 38 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Holcomb IL 39 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Lindenwood IL 40 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Esmond IL 41 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Clare IL 42 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Wilkinson IL 43 Yes Yes Yes
Sycamore IL 44 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Dekalb IL 44.5 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Camp Grant IL 44.7 Yes called out as a link via CM&O?
Richardson IL 45 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Virgil IL 46 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Lily Lake IL 47 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Wasco IL 48 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
St. Charles IL 49 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Harveys Crg IL 50 Yes
Ingalton IL 51 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Plains Crossing IL 52 Yes
Gretna IL 53 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
North Glen Ellyn IL 54 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Lombard IL 55 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Lewis Crossing IL 56 Yes
South Elmhurst / Elmhurst IL 57 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes name change from South Elmhurst on 1897 to Elmhurst on 1915-
Bellewood IL 58 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
West Maywood / Maywood IL 59 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes name change from West Maywood on 1897 to Maywood on 1915-
Horest Home / Forest Park IL 60 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes name change from Forest Home on 1897 to Forest Park on 1915-
Chicago IL 61 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Oelwein to Kansas City

State Station Number 1897 1915 1917 1934 1955 Notes
Oelwein IA 1 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Fairbank IA 2 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Dunkerton IA 3 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Dewar/Armor IA 4 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Name Change? Dewar disappears on 1955 and Armor appears
Waterloo IA 5 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Potters Siding IA 6 Yes
Wilson/Cedar Falls Junction IA 7 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Name change from Wilson Junction to Cedar Falls Junction (new name on 1915-)
Cedar Falls IA 7.5 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Hudson IA 8 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Hicks 9 Yes Yes Yes
Reinbeck IA 10 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Berlin/Lincoln IA 11 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes name Change from Berlin to Lincoln on 1934-
Gladbrook IA 12 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Green Mountain IA 13 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Powerville IA 14 Yes hard to read
Marshalltown IA 15 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Luray IA 16 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Melbourne IA 17 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Baxter IA 18 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ira IA 19 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Mingo IA 20 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Valeria IA 21 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Santiago IA 22 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Bondurant IA 23 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Berwick IA 24 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Norwood IA 25 Yes Yes Yes
Des Moines IA 26 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
South Des Moines IA 27 Yes
Millman IA 28 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Orillia IA 29 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Cummings IA 30 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Lida IA 31 Yes Yes Yes
Churchville IA 32 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Conger / Martensdale IA 33 Yes Yes Yes Yes name change from Conger to Martensdale on the 1917- map
Hanley IA 34 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Peru IA 35 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Barney IA 36 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Lorimor IA 37 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Monette IA 38 Yes Yes Yes
Talmarge IA 39 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Afton Junction IA 40 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Shepard IA 41 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Arispe IA 42 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Shannon City IA 43 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Knowlton IA 44 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Diagonal IA 45 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Benton IA 46 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Maloy IA 47 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Blockton IA 48 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Athelstan IA 49 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Sheridan IA 50 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Parnell City IA 51 Yes Yes Yes Yes appears 1915- as just “Parnell”
Ravenwood IA 52 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
New Conception / Conception IA 53 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes appears on 1915- as just “Conception”
Monastery IA 54 Yes Yes Yes
Guilford IA 55 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Cawood IA 56 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Rea IA 57 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Rush IA 58 Yes
Schuster IA 59 Yes
Wyeth IA 60 Yes Yes Yes could be Rush or Schuster
Savannah IA 61 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Jeannette IA 62 Yes
Dean IA 63 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Rickert IA 64 Yes
Mc Donald IA 65 Yes
Pollard IA 66 Yes
Shops IA 67 Yes
St. Joseph IA 68 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Bee Creek IA 69 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Willow Brook IA 70 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Faucett IA 71 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Dearborn IA 72 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
New Market IA 73 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes name change from new market to what looks like Haydale on the 1955 map
Woodruff IA 74 Yes Yes Yes Yes
West Platte IA 75 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Beverly IA 76 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Leavenworth KS 77 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
South Leavenworth KS 78 Yes
Soldiers Home KS 79 Yes
Lansing KS 80 Yes
Wallula KS 81 Yes
Usher KS 82 Yes
Menager Junction KS 83 Yes
Piper KS 84 Yes
Maywood KS 85 Yes
Horanit KS 86 Yes
White Church KS 87 Yes
Betliel KS 88 Yes
Vance KS 89 Yes
New Philadelphia KS 90 Yes
Faildale KS 91 Yes hard to read
Welborn KS 92 Yes
Kansas City KS 93 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Kansas City MO 94 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Oelwein to Minneapolis

State Station Number 1897 1915 1917 1934 1955 Notes
Minneapolis MN 1 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
St Paul MN 2 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
West St. Paul MN 3 Yes
South Park MN 4 Yes
South St. Paul MN 5 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Oakland MN 6 Yes
Inver Grove MN 7 Yes Yes Yes Yes hard to read
Rich Valley / Roseport MN 8 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes It’s hard to read on the 1955 map, but it looks like a name change from Rich Valley to Roseport
Coates / Rosemount MN 9 Yes Yes Yes Yes It’s hard to read on the 1955 map, but it looks like a name change from Coates to Rosemount
Empire MN 10 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Hampton MN 11 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Randolph MN 12 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Stanton MN 13 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Dennison MN 14 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Nerstrand MN 15 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Kenyon MN 17 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Skyburg MN 17 Yes Yes Yes
West Concord MN 18 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Eden MN 19 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Wasioja MN 19.5 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Mantorville MN 19.7 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Dodge Center MN 20 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Vlasaty MN 21 Yes Yes Yes
Hayfield MN 22 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Hayfield Junction MN 24 Yes
Sergent MN 25 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Renova MN 26 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Elkton MN 27 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Taopi MN 28 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Bailey IA 29 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Mc Intire IA 30 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Riceville IA 31 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Lowther / Acme IA 32 Yes Yes Yes Yes Name Change from Lowther on 1897 to Acme 1915-
Elma IA 33 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Alta Vista IA 34 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Devon IA 35 Yes Yes Yes Yes
New Hampton IA 36 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Boyd IA 37 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Fredericksburg IA 38 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Victoria IA 39 Yes Yes Yes
Sumner IA 40 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Spring Fountain IA 40.2 Yes Yes Yes
Tripoli IA 40.5 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Bremer IA 40.7 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Connected to Waverly on maps before 1955
Westgate IA 41 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Jeff IA 42 Yes Yes Yes
Oelwein IA 43 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Omaha to Hayfield

State Station Number 1897 1915 1917 1934 1955 Notes
Hayfield MN 1 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Hayfield Junction MN 2 Yes
Waltham MN 3 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Mayville MN 4 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Austin MN 5 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Varco MN 6 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Lyle MN 7 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Melton IA 8 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Bolan IA 9 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Polo / Glade IA 10 Yes Yes Yes Yes Name Change from Polo in 1897 to Glade 1915-
Manly IA 11 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Freeman IA 12 Yes Yes Yes
Mason City IA 13 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Burchinal IA 14 Yes Yes Yes Yes hard to read
Swaledale IA 15 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Thorton IA 16 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Meservey IA 17 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Palsville IA 18 Yes Yes Yes
Belmond IA 19 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Cornelia IA 20 Yes Yes Yes
Clarion IA 21 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Florence IA 22 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Eagle Grove IA 23 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Nuel IA 24 Yes Yes Yes
Vincent IA 25 Yes Yes Yes
Industry IA 26 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Fort Dodge IA 27 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Moorland IA 28 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Roelyn IA 29 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Somers IA 30 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Rinard IA 31 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Lohrville IA 32 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Wightman IA 33 Yes Yes Yes
Lanesboro IA 34 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Lidderdale IA 35 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Carroll IA 36 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Halbur IA 37 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Manning IA 38 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Botna IA 39 Yes Yes Yes
Irwin IA 40 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Kirkman IA 41 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Harlan IA 42 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Tennant IA 43 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Magill IA 44 Yes Yes Yes
Minden IA 45 Yes Yes Yes
Bentley IA 46 Yes Yes Yes Yes
McClelland IA 47 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Gilliat IA 48 Yes Yes Yes
Council Bluffs IA 49 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Omaha NE 50 Yes Yes Yes Yes

Oelwein to Clarion

State Station Number 1897 1915 1917 1934 1955 Notes
Clarion IA 21 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Solberg IA 22 Yes Yes Yes
Rowan IA 23 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Coulter IA 24 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Hampton IA 25 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Hansell IA 26 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Dumont IA 27 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Bristow IA 28 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Allison IA 29 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Clarksville IA 30 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Shell Rock IA 31 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Waverley IA 32 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Connected to Bremer on maps before 1955
Denver Cunction IA 33 Yes Yes Yes
Readlyn IA 34 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Oran IA 35 Yes Yes Yes
Oelwein IA 36 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Winona to Osage

State Station Number 1897 1915 1917 1934 1955 Notes
Winona MN 1 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Minnesota City MN 2 Yes Yes Yes
Rollingstone MN 3 Yes Yes Yes
Bear Creek MN 4 Yes Yes Yes
Altura MN 5 Yes Yes Yes Yes on 1955, served from branch on the south.
Bethany MN 6 Yes Yes Yes
Utica MN 7 Yes Yes Yes Yes
St. Charles MN 8 Yes Yes Yes
Dover MN 9 Yes Yes Yes
Plank’s Junction MN 10 Yes Could it be Dover since there is a rr crossing there?
Laird MN 11 Yes Yes Yes
Horton MN 12 Yes Yes Yes
Predmore MN 13 Yes Yes Yes
Simpson MN 14 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Judge MN 15 Yes Yes Yes
Stewartville MN 16 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Racine MN 17 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Spring Valley MN 18 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ostrander MN 19 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Le Roy MN 20 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Mc Intire IA 21 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
David IA 22 Yes Yes Yes
Little Cedar IA 23 Yes Yes Yes
Osage IA 24 Yes Yes Yes Yes

Mankato to Red Wing to Rochester

State Station Number 1897 1915 1917 1934 1955 Notes
Mankato MN 1 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Benning MN 2 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Walters MN 3 Yes Yes Yes
Madison Lake MN 4 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Greenland MN 5 Yes Yes Yes
Elysian MN 6 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Waterville MN 7 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Morristown MN 8 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Warsaw MN 9 Yes Yes Yes
Sheffield Mill MN 10 Yes Yes Yes
Faribault MN 11 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Bridgewater MN 12 Yes Yes Yes
Dundas MN 13 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Northfield MN 14 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Waterford MN 15 Yes Yes Yes
Wallace MN 16 Yes Yes Yes
Randolph MN 17 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Cannon Falls MN 18 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Welch MN 19 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Red Wing MN 20 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Trout Brook MN 21 Yes Yes Yes
Hay Creek MN 22 Yes Yes Yes
Claybank MN 23 Yes Yes Yes
Goodhue MN 24 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Bellechester Junction MN 25 Yes Yes Yes
Bellechester MN 25.5 Yes Yes Yes
White Willow MN 26 Yes Yes Yes
Zumbrota MN 27 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Lena MN 28 Yes Yes Yes
Pine Island MN 29 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Oronoco MN 30 Yes Yes Yes
Douglas MN 31 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Rochester MN 32 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Simpson MN 33 Yes Yes Yes Yes

Sources

1897 http://www.loc.gov/item/98688627/

1915 http://www.scribd.com/doc/45413443/CGW-1915-Annual-Report

1917 http://acumen.lib.ua.edu/#!/u0003_0000633_0000015/image/u0003_0000633_0000015_0004?page=1&limit=40

1934 http://www.trainweb.org/cgw/map-bin/1934_tt_map.html

1955 http://www.trainweb.org/cgw/map-bin/1955_tt_map.html

 

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