BECKER COUNTY

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EXISTING STATIONS
Station
Name
Original
Railroad
Current
Location
Type Date
Built
Current
Use
Track
Status
Building
Material
More
Info
Detroit Lakes 116 Pioneer Street P 1908 Museum/
Railroad
In Use Brick
STATIONS OF THE PAST
Station
Name
Original
Railroad
Notes
audubon There were passenger and freight stations on Front Street just to the east of 4th Street.
callaway This station was located at the corner of Minnesota and Railway Streets.
detroit lakes This station was on the south side of Front Street, on the east side of the tracks.
Detroit Lakes The photo is from 1872 and shows the first passenger and freight stations here just a year after the town was founded.
Detroit Lake
(Pokegama Beach)
There was a small depot that served the lakefront properties here. The station was located east of lots 8 and 9 of the Pokegama Beach subdivision of resort plats. The station was on the west side of the tracks and can be seen on Becker County maps from 1929.
frazee There were passenger and freight stations on the southeast side of Mill Street (now called Lake Street). The passenger station was moved to the Kasowski farm near Perham, but was torn down after suffering heavy water damage.
La Belle  
lake park The freight and passenger stations were on 1st  Street with the passenger station on the south side of the tracks and the freight station on the north.
Mc Hugh  
Ogema  
Richards  
westbury This station sat approximately where US 59 is today. The station was on the east side of the tracks between Broadway and Becker Streets. The grain elevator was across from the depot on a siding to the west.
1898 BECKER COUNTY RAILROAD MAP
Notes About Existing Stations...

Detroit Lakes (NP) - Owned by the White Earth Tribe, the depot has be refurbished.