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Amtrak - Logansport, IN (Van Station)



LOGANSPORT

(Van Station)

INDIANA

Floridian was rerouted around 1975 and Logansport, IN was no longer served by Amtrak.

 

Station Information:

Address

Van Station
Logansport, IN

Location

40.7520 N, 86.3869 W

Elevation

181 m / 595 ft

Population

18,396 (Census 2010)

Building

Unknown

Condition

Track is still used

 

Amtrak Train Information:

Train Name Route

FLORIDIAN

[ Chicago, IL - Nashville, TN - St. Petersburg/Miami, FL]
Floridian was rerouted around 1975 and Logansport, IN was no longer served.

Floridian was discontinued in October 1979.



Amtrak Logansport, IN Van Station was on the Amtrak Floridian route between Chicago, IL and Indianapolis, IN, and located near former PRR Van Tower in Logansport.  Amtrak service to Logansport ended around 1975 due to reroute of Floridian.

Not 100% sure, but Amtrak James Whitcomb Riley also might run through Logansport Van Station during the mid 1970s.  However, "Logansport" station was not found on the James Whitcomb Riley route on Amtrak timetables issued in the mid 1970s.

The last Amtrak timetable issued on May 15, 1975,

which shows Floridian stopping at Logansport Van Station

(Source: timetables.org 1975 National Railroad Passenger Corporation)

According to the station location on the Amtrak timetable issued on May 15, 1975,

Passengers followed Amtrak Arrows at intersection of Cicott St. & W. Melbourne Ave.

(Photo: October 2015)

 




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