WATONWAN COUNTY

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EXISTING STATIONS
Station
Name
Original
Railroad
Current
Location
Type Date
Built
Current
Use
Track
Status
Building
Material
More
Info
Amboy Memorial Park about 1 mile west of St. James, on the right side of the road by a campground. C 1894  Museum None Wood
granada Voss Park on CR-105 in Butterfield C 1896 Museum None Wood
st. james Armstrong Boulevard North
(GPS: 43.983135,-94.62849)
P 1920 Railroad In Use Brick/
Stucco
 
STATIONS OF THE PAST
Station
Name
Original
Railroad
Notes
butterfield
AND
This station was owned 2/3 by the C&NW and 1/3 by the CSt.PM&O. It was built in 1900.
Butterfield There was a freight station here that was built in 1880.
Butterfield  
Darfur Built in 1900.
Echols  
Grogan Built in 1901.
La Salle  
Lewisville Built in 1899.
Madelia  
Odin Built in 1900.
Ormsby  
St. James Is this still standing?
St. James There was also a freight station here built in 1897 that is now gone.
1898 WATONWAN COUNTY RAILROAD MAP
Notes About Existing Stations...

Amboy (CSt.PM&O) - This station was moved here from Blue Earth County. The original location of this station in Amboy was at the SW corner of 1st and Maine Streets.

Granada (CM&St.P) - Moved to Butterfield from its original location in Martin County. This station was originally located on South Main Street between Becker and Chipman Streets in Granada.