The Gregarious Railfan
Terre Haute IN  47804  (population, 61,025)          Page 2   

GPS: N 39.48584, W 87.39670   Google map    

Scanner:  CSX, 160.230 [8], 161.520 [94], 161.070 [64]

Railroads: CSX Great Lakes Division, St. Louis Line; CSX Nashville Division, C E & D Sub  

FRA Info:   Crossing Inventory Report for CSX, 8th Ave,   PDF

Description:  The Wabash Valley Railroaders Museum is located at the above coordinates. It is a volunteer run,
outdoor museum located next to the busy CSX double main. When the museum is open, there is a viewing platform
available. Plum Street right next to the museum still provides good views of the action when the museum is closed  
The museum is the location of the restored Haley Tower, which is open for inspection when the museum is open.

Approximate # trains per 24 hours: 25+

Gregariousness quotient: Medium to High

Local breakfast: The Coffee Cup Family Restaurant on Lafayette St. N 39.50001, W 87.39222

Local Fast Food: McDonalds, 222 S 3rd St, N 39.46386, W 87.41381 and others south on Third Street in town.

Local Pub and grub: 7th & Elm Bar & Grill N 39.47629, W 87.40706; M. Moggers Restaurant & Pub, 908 Poplar
St N 39.46294, N 87.40400

Lodging: Quality Inn, N 39.46033, W 87.41408; other choices are in the area of S. Third Street & I-70 (exit 7)

Visitor Info:   Trip Advisor   
“ 'Mean to' don't pick no cotton”  – Buddy Guy
Denver Todd is The Gregarious Railfan
Todd Sestero is the RAILFAN GUIDES of the U.S.
December 2014
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