RED LAKE COUNTY

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EXISTING STATIONS
Station
Name
Original
Railroad
Current
Location
Type Date
Built
Current
Use
Track
Status
Building
Material
More
Info
leonard East of Brooks at the corner of MN-92/CR-130. C ???? ???? None Wood
Plummer East side of US-59 behind the abandoned gas station at Central Avenue.
(GPS: 48.999264,-97.204285)
F ???? Storage None Wood
STATIONS OF THE PAST
Station
Name
Original
Railroad
Notes
brooks This station was at Railway Street and Minnesota Avenue.
Dorothy  
Ives  
Marcoux
(Delorme)
 
Oklee Torn down by the RR.
Perrault This station was on the western edge of Section 15 in Lake Pleasant Township.
plummer This station was on near the end of Central Avenue on the west side of the tracks. The freight section survives about 500 feet to the east of its original location.
Red lake Falls This station was on the east side of Main Avenue one block north of First Street (the cross street that is was on is no longer there). It was moved to the south side of town, then torn down to make room for a new commercial building as it was in poor shape.
Red Lake Falls The original location of this station was on the north side of 3rd Street west of Polk Avenue. It was moved out near the elevator on the south side of town before being torn down.
Wylie  
1898 RED LAKE COUNTY RAILROAD MAP
RED LAKE COUNTY WAS PART OF POLK COUNTY IN 1899
Notes About Existing Stations...

Leonard (Soo Line) - This station was moved from Leonard in Clearwater County.

Plummer (Soo Line) - This is the freight section only from the Soo combination station that was on Central Avenue on the west side of the tracks (about 500 feet from where it is now). The location/disposition of the passenger half of the building is unknown (assumed to be gone until we get more info).