Location: Blue Island, IL

Blue Island was a station stop located on the GTW South Bend subdivision at milepost 20.2. Blue Island Yard was adjacent to this. [GTWET-1971-0425]

Today, Blue Island Yard is part of the Indiana Harbor Belt railroad.


Timeline:

1917. The GTW had an agent here, as well as operators around the clock. [TRT]

1971: Timetable noted that when approaching signal 209, WB freight trains receiving stop and proceed signal must call Blue Island Yardmaster for instructions.