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Station: Elkhart, IN

Elkhart IN passenger station Elkhart IN passenger station Elkhart IN passenger station Elkhart IN passenger stationElkhart, Indiana was a major division point on the Lake Shore/NYC line between Toledo and Chicago. Lines radiate in all diections from here, including the "Old Road" into Michigan via Hillsdale and Adrian.

Photo info/credit: Top, the Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Ry. depot gardens in Elkhart, Indiana. 2nd photo, what is now Benham Avenue and the crossing of the Lake Shore line. The depot is out of the photograph to the right. Note the interurban line crossing the Lake Shore. This was the approximate location of "B" Interlocking.  Date unknown. From a book published in the 1950's by the Elkhart Public Schools.  [David Miller Collection] 3rd and 4th photos, track side and street of the NYC depot, now used by Amtrak. [Alan Loftis]