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Recent Updates 11/28/12 Contributors include Ray Anderson, Vincent C. Anselmo, Mike Bartells, Gary Binder, James Burt, Larry D. Dilts, Chuck Doolittle, Tim Fleck, Bob Franke, Todd E. Frye, Brian Garner, Kent Hannah, Richard Kistler, John MacQueen, Scott Manley, Norm Metcalf, Father Herman Page, Job and Lia Luning Prak, W. F. Rapp, Don Rathbun, Norbert Shacklette, Joseph N. Scherbenco, Ben Thompson, and Mike Vana. Removed Ashland 9/16/09; removed Rockville 3/17/10

Updated towns are in red type.

City Railroad Current Location Type Current Use Date Built Track Status Bldg. Mat. Current Railroad Notes
Alexandria UP Ist St. just off Rt. 53, southern part of town C     nearby wood UP Field checked 5/12
Alliance BNSF downtown O rr         new office building, prefab
Alliance BNSF south of town Sh rr   in use   BNSF diesel shops
Alma CB&Q on site C club at golf course   gone wood none sided, Field checked 7/06
Alma CB&Q relocated on main north-south highway C restaurant   none wood none depot from Roseland, Field checked 7/06
Ansley CB&Q moved from Litchfield C residence   none wood/stucco none second floor from original depot
Aurora BN F St./4th St. P rr   in use prefab, metal BNSF Field checked 9/11
Bancroft CStPM&O (C&NW) on site C business   gone stone none Field checked 9/94
Bassett C&NW relocated to Rock County Fairgrounds north side of town, south of U.S. 20 C community use   none wood none Field checked 6/11
Bayard CB&Q on site at 103 S. Main St. SC C museum 1928 in use brick BNSF Bayard Depot Museum/Chimney Rock Museum, Field checked 5/10
Bayard CB&Q south of the depot across tracks Wt unused   in use steel BNSF Field checked 5/10
Beatrice CB&Q 101 N. Second St., south of U.S. 20 P museum 1906 in use stone BNSF Gage County Historical Society, Field checked 10/11
Belgrade UP moved C storage   none wood none modified
Bellevue CB&Q relocated to Gemini Park at 2402 Clay St. C museum   none wood none part of Sarpy County Historical Society, Field checked 9/12
Big Springs UP relocated to Haworth Park, bordering on Second St. C museum`     wood   Duel County Historical Society, Field checked 9/07
Blair C&NW relocated to Lion's City Park F future public pavilion/history center 1880s none wood none to be renovated by Blair Historic Preservation Alliance, Field checked 6/11
Blair C&NW over Missouri River B rr   in use steel UP three span through truss, Field checked 7/06
Bloomfield CStPM&O (C&NW) relocated to Knox Couty Fairgrounds, east side of town C display   gone wood none Field checked 8/11
Blue Hill CB&Q on site C rr   in use brick BNSF  
Boelus UP relocated slightly, Rt. 58, west side of town C     gone wood none Field checked 5/12
Brady Island UP moved to North Platte C museum   none wood none Western Heritage Museum, Field checked 7/06
Bridgeport CB&Q S.R. 88/Main St. C rr   in use brick/stucco BNSF new metal roof, Field checked 5/10
Bridgeport CB&Q south of depot Rh elevator use   in use   BNSF also turntable, Field checked 10/05
Broken Bow CB&Q on site, S. A St./S 12thAve. C rr   in use brick/stucco BNSF Field checked 5/10
Broken Bow CB&Q west of passenger depot F vacant   in use   BNSF Field checked 10/05
Brownville CB&Q relocated to town park,south side of Rt. 136 C museum   none wood none Brownville Historical Society, Field checked 8/09
Buffalo City MoPac moved from Paul C museum?   none wood none ?
Burr MoPac moved to farm C storage   none wood none for sale
Burwell CB&Q on site Tt       steel   Field reported 12/07
Chadron C&NW on site O BLM use modern in use     Field checked 4/05
Chadron Deadwood, Black Hills & Western RR 223 Cloverleaf Ave. Sh rr   in use metal DBH&W prefab shop buildings, Field checked 12/04
Clarkson C&NW   C business   gone wood none Field checked 9/94
Clinton C&NW   C           Field checked 12/04
Columbus UP   C rr   in use stone UP Field checked 7/06
Cozad UP(old) 402 E. 4th St. C business   none wood none west end of furniture store
Cozad UP(new)   C municipal   in use   UP human resources center, Field checked 8/09
Crete BNSF west of CB&Q depot M rr   in use prefab BNSF Field checked 10/05
Crete CB&Q on site C elevator office   in use brick BNSF Field checked 5/10
Crete CB&Q relocated to 1044 Jasmine, east side of town C display   none wood none depot from DeWitt, restored, also CB&Q crossing guard shanty and signalman's shanty, Field checked 8/11
Crete MoPac relocated 3 miles SW of town, #2129 County I, 3/4 mile west of S.R. 103, 40.581, -96.983 C storage   none wood none Field checked 8/11
Crete UP relocated 3 miles SW of town, #2129 County I, 3/4 mile west of S.R. 103, 40.581, -96.983 C     none wood none depot from Weeping Water, Field checked 8/11
Curtis CB&Q   C rr   in use brick Nebraska Kansas Colorado Ry.  
Dakota City CStPM&O (C&NW) on site on northwest side of town at Vine/N.18th St. C vacant   gone brick none Hopefully to be restored, Field checked 6/11
Danbury CB&Q relocated to south end of Grandville Ave. C museum   none wood none restored, two story, Field checked 9/12
David City CB&Q D St./2nd St. C museum   in use brick/stucco BNSF Butler County Historical Society Museum, Field checked 9/11
David City UP relocated to 666 N. 7th St., just north of UP row C residence   none wood none sided, Field checked 8/11
Daykin CB&Q moved in town C garage   none wood none modified
DeWitt CB&Q moved to Crete C display   none wood none Field checked 8/11
Dorchester CB&Q moved to Saline County Historical Society across highway from town C museum   none wood none Field checked 5/10
Dwight Fremont Elkhorn &Missouri Valley (C&NW)   C     gone wood none Field checked 7/06
Edgar UP moved to farm C storage   none wood none  
Elba UP   C storage   none wood none still standing?
Elkhorn FE&MV moved west of town to Elkhorn River, take Blondo St. west to tee with 228th St., turn south, then first right 41.276, -96.274 C residence   none wood none sided, passenger end only, Field checked 8/11
Elm Creek UP moved from Odessa C business   none wood none Field checked 7/06
Emerson C&NW on site Rh municipal storage   gone brick none 3 stalls, Field checked 4/05
Endicott UP on site C storage   in use wood UP Field checked 1/09
Ericson CB&Q on site C storage   gone wood none  
Fairbury CB&Q relocated to Jefferson County Historical Society grounds at 910 2nd St. C museum   none wood none depot from Kesterson, moved here after Washington County (KS) Railroad Museum closed, Field checked 10/11
Fairbury CRI&P 910 2nd Street P museum 1914 in use wood NPPX (Nebraska Public Power) Jefferson County Historical Society, Field checked 10/11
Fairbury CRI&P   Eh       steel    
Fairmont CB&Q on site C rr   in use brick/stucco BNSF Field checked 5/10
Fall City MoPac   C     in use brick    
Fall City MoPac   Rh business   gone brick none  
Florence C&NW Moved to northside of Omaha C museum   none   none  
Fremont CB&Q Main St./Factory St. C rr   in use brick BNSF Field checked 9/11
Fremont C&NW East Dodge St. F vacant 1906 nearby brick none two story, division offices, Field checked 9/11
Fremont C&NW in former yards M business   gone steel none turntable,water treatment plant, two tanks in grain eleator complex east of downtown, Field checked 6/09
Fremont C&NW/UP Main St.between !st . and Factory St. O   modern in use stucco/glass/metal UP Field checked 9/11
Fremont UP over Platte River B rr   in use   UP Field checked 9/11
Friend CB&Q on site C municipal storage   in use brick BNSF Field checked 5/10
Funk CB&Q relocated to 260 Divide St. C residence   none wood none depot from Ragan, Field checked 9/07
Gandy UP moved to Arthur County ranch C storage   none wood none  
Gering UP Main/10th St./U St. C museum to relocate 1929 in use stucco UP Wyobraska Museum of Natural History, modified on trackside, Field checked 5/10ENDANGERED! Reportedly to be torn down
Gering UP moved to South Mitchell C businesss   none wood none Field checked 9/09
Gering UP on site east of old depot M rr   in use metal trailer UP Field checked 8/06
Gibbon UP moved to St. Paul, NE C museum   none wood none in Howard County Historical Village
Gordon C&NW on site M     abandoned metal prefab none Field checked 10/05
Gothenburg UP moved to northwest edge of town C business   none wood none Field checked 8/06
Grand Island CB&Q 603 N Plum St. P Hall County Hisorical Society   nearby brick BNSF Field checked 5/10
Grand Island CB&Q attached to depot F model rr club   nearby brick BNSF Fld checked 5/10
Grand Island UP at Stuhr Village C museum   none wood none depot from Oconto
Greenwood CB&Q relocated to village park C museum   none wood none Field checked 3/11
Gurley CB&Q on site Wt     in use steel BNSF Field checked 7/06
Hartington CStPM&O (C&NW) on site C     gone brick none Field checked 7/93
Hastings CB&Q 501 W. 1st St. C business 1902 in use brick BNSF restored, business/Amtrak stop, Field checked 2/12
Hastings CB&Q west of depot ,Denver Ave. F restaurant     brick   Field checked 2/12
Hastings UP 3rd St./Minnesota St. P residence 1914 in use brick UP Field checked 2/12
Hastings UP St. Joseph Ave./South St. F vacant     brick   Field checked 2/12
Hemingford CB&Q on site Wt     in use steel BNSF Field checked 10/05
Henry CB&Q moved just across WY border C residence   none stucco none  
Hershey UP moved to Cody Park in North Platte, 1400 N. Poplar St. C museum 1892 none wood none Field checked 7/06
Hildreth CB&Q moved C     none wood none  
Holdrege Amtrak 100 West Ave. P rr   in use   BNSF  
Holdrege CB&Q 700 Railroad St. P business 1912 in use brick BNSF The Iron Horse Station, Field checked 5/10
Holdrege CB&Q just west of depot F business   in use brick BNSF Field checked 5/10
Holdrege CB&Q east of depot aross street M     in use brick BNSF Field checked 7/06
Holdrege CB&Q Patrick/W 1st St. Rh business         Field checked 9/07
Kearney CB&Q south of town over Platte River B trail use   gone   none Fid checked 6/12
Kearney UP relocated in town C museum   gone wood none depot from Shelton, Trails & Rails Museum, Field checked 7/09
Kearney UP   O rr   in use brick UP Field checked 8/09
Keene CB&Q moved to Minden C museum   none wood none Kearney County Historical Society, Field checked 7/06
Kesterson CB&Q moved to Fairbury C museum   none wood none on grounds of restored Fairbury depot, Field checked 10/11
Kimball UP east of S.R. 71 M rr   in use metal trailer UP Field checked 8/06
Leigh C&NW moved C     none wood none modified, Field checked 9/94, still there?
Lexington UP relocated to Taft/Ninth behind water park C museum   none wood none depot from Willow Island, Dawson County Historical Museum, Field checked 9/07
near Lexington UP relocated in town C     none wood none depot from Miller, sided, modified
Lincoln CB&Q 7th/P St. C rr 1926, 1917? in use brick BNSF Amtrak stop, 3 story building, Field checked 5/10
Lincoln CRI&P 1944 O Street C business c1893 gone brick none Field checked 5/10
Lincoln CB&Q relocated to Lancaster Event Center, 84th/Havelock, on east side of town C part of developing railroad museum   none wood none depot from Roca, eld checked 10/10
Lincoln CB&Q Burlington Ave./N 70th St. Sh rr   in use   BNSF Havelock shop complex,ield checked 3/08
Litchfield CB&Q moved to Ansley C residence   none wood/stucco none second floor of original depot
Lodge Pole UP 1424 Peterson Blvd. C museum   none wood none Lodge Pole Depot Museum, Lodgepole Historical Society, Field checked 7/06
Long Pine C&NW on site in south part of town C vacant   gone wood none Field checked 6/11
Long Pine C&NW on site in south part of town M vacant   gone wood none Crew dormitory, Field checked 6/11
Long Pine C&NW west of town B rr   gone steel none  
Loup City CB&Q   C abandoned   abandoned wood none  
Lowell CB&Q moved to Minden, NE C museum   none wood none Pioneer Village, Field checked 7/06
Lyman UP moved to Scottsbluff at about 1800 S. Beltline Hwy. on east side of town C restaurant   none wood none next to Zoo, Field checked 5/10
Lynch C&NW moved northwest of O'Neill C residence   none wood none on ranch
Malmo CB&Q Railroad St./Ridgewood Ave. C           Field checked 9/11
Martell CRI&P on site C business   gone wood none Grain company office, Field checked 8/07
Martin UP moved from Sarben C business   none wood none Field checked 7/06
Maskell CStPM&O (C&NW) relocated C     none wood none Field checked 9/94
McCook CB&Q 100 Norris Avenue P rr 1926 in use brick BNSF 3 story building, Amtrak stop, Field checked 5/10
McCook CB&Q in yard Rh rr   in use brick BNSF Field checked 10/05
McCool Junction CB&Q moved to town park at O St./5th St. C future museum 1886 none wood none being restored, Field checked 5/10
Mead UP moved 2 blocks north of tracks next to park C church   none wood none Field checked 7/06
Milford CB&Q   C residence   none wood none modified
Miller UP moved to near Lexington C     none wood none sided, modified
Minden CB&Q on site C rr 1913 in use brick/stucco BNSF Field checked 5/10
Minden CB&Q just west of depot Wt unused   in use steel BNSF Field checked 5/10
Minden CB&Q relocated to Pioneer Town C museum   none wood none depot from Lowell, Field checked 1/10
Minden CB&Q relocated in town C museum   none wood none depot from Keene, Field checked 1/10
Mormon Bridge C&NW relocated in town C museum   none wood none depot from North Omaha
Nebraska City CB&Q 725 S 6th St. C restaurant   in use brick BNSF Field checked 5/10
Norfolk CStPM&O (C&NW)   P business     brick   Field checked 9/94
Norfolk CStPM&O/C&NW   F       brick   Field checked 9/94
Norfolk C&NW   F/O rr   in use metal   Field checked 9/94
North Loup UP   C abandoned   in use wood    
North Omaha C&NW moved near Mormon Bridge C museum   none wood none  
North Platte UP west of town Sh rr   in use     Field checked 7/06
North Platte UP relocated in Cody Park on U.S. 83, north side of town C museum 1892 none wood none depot from Hershey,NE, Field checked 7/06
North Platte UP relocated to Western Heritage Museum C museum   none wood none depot from Brady Island, Field checked 7/06
Northport UP US 26 M rr   in use metal trailer UP Field checked 8/06
Oberlin CB&Q relocated to Last Indian Raid Museum C museum   none wood none Field checked 9/10
Oberlin CB&Q on site, north side of rr, east side of Mill St. Tt abandoned   abandoned steel none Field checked 9/10
Oconto UP moved to Grand Island C museum   none wood none in Stuhr Village
Odessa UP moved to Elm Creek C business   none wood none Field checked 7/06
Ogallala UP along south side of S.R. 26,west side of town M rr   i use metal UP trailers, Field checked 8/06
Omaha Amtrak 1003 S. 9th St. P rr   in use brick/metal BNSF Amtrak Stop F,ield checked 5/10
Omaha UP 801 S. 10th St. P museum 1931 in use terra cotta UP Durham Museum, Field checked 1/11
Omaha UP 2 blocks from passenger depot F rr 1890 in use   UP dispatching center
Omaha UP Capitol Ave./14th St. O being demolished 8/07   none 1 none 3 buildings, Field checked 8/07
Omaha UP 16th St., west of the depot T rr   in use   UP Tower B, Field checked 12/08
Omaha UP 20th St. T rr   in use   UP Tower C
Omaha UP   B rr   iuse steel UP 2 high trestles. deck girder, through truss, Field checked 8/06
Omaha CB&Q 1001 S. 10th St./Pacific St. P vacant 1898 in use stone BNSF remodeled in 1930, to be renovated, Field checked 10/10
Omaha CB&Q 14th St. T rr   in use   BNSF 14th St. Tower
Omaha C&NW moved from Florence,NE C museum   none   none  
Omaha Ilinois Central on site T     gone     Field checked 12/08
O'Neill C&NW moved from Lynch C residence   none wood none on ranch nw of town
O'Neill C&NW on site on S. Fourth St. C business   gone brick none Field checked 6/11
Orleans CB&Q on site C   c1913   wood   Field checked 9/10
Otoe MoPac moved to Nebraska City, S.R. 2 (bus. rte) C museum   none wood none at John Brown's Cave
Overton UP   C business   none wood none Field checked 7/06
Oxford CB&Q on site C rr 1913,modified 1953 in use brick/stucco BNSF Field checked 5/10
Palmyra CB&Q W. 7th St., in town park C muni.   none wood none roof of depot serves as picnic shelter
Paul MoPac moved to Buffalo City C museum?   none wood none ?
Paxton UP relocated south of tracks C     none wood nne Field checked 7/06
Pender CStPM&O (C&NW)   C     gone wood/stucco none Field checked 7/93, still there?
Pierce C&NW moved to Gilman Park on northeast side of town C museum   none wood none Pierce County Historical Society, Field checked 6/11
Plainview Fremont, Elkhorn & Missouri Valley (C&NW) 304 S. Main St. C museum 1880 gone wood none depot extended in 1913, Plainview Historical Society C&NW Depot Museum,on National Register,Field checked 6/11
Plattsmouth CB&Q over Missouri River B rr   in use steel BNSF single span through truss, deck girder approaches
Pleasanton UP   C private   gone wood none  
Potter UP moved to Point of Rocks C business   none wood none  
Prairie Home CRI&P moved southeast of Lincoln C business   none wood none clubhouse, Hi Mark Golf Course, Field checked 8/07
Ragan CB&Q moved to Funk C storage   none wood none behind residence, Field checked 7/06
Ravena CB&Q   Y rr   in use brick BNSF yard office
Ravena CB&Q   Y rr   in use   BNSF crew dormitory
Red Cloud CB&Q moved from trackside C museum 1897 none wood none Willa Cather Museum
near Repubican City CB&Q below Harlan County dam B abandoned   gone concrete none bridge is visible from dirt road that parallels old grade from dam to Naponee, Field checked 9/10
Reynolds CB&Q relocated to Main St. C Post Office   none wood none Field checked 1/09
Reynolds UP relocated C     none wood none depot from Thompson
Roca CB&Q moved to Lincoln, NE C part of developing railroad museum   none wood none Field checked 10/10
Roseland CB&Q moved to Alma C business   none wood none Field checked 7/06
St. Mary CB&Q moved to Deer Creek Sodbusters ground near Sterling C museum   none wood none part of historical village
St. Paul UP relocated to Historical village C museum   none wood none depot from Gibbon, in Howard County Historical Village
Sarben UP moved to Martin C business   none wood none Field checked 7/06
Scottsbluff CB&Q on site P rr   in use brick BNSF Field checked 11/10
Scottsbluff UP relocated next to zoo at about 1800 S.Beltline Hwy. on east side of town C business   none wood none depot from Lyman, Field checked 5/10
Seneca   south of tracks M bed & breakfast   in use   BNSF two story boarding house called the McCawley House, used by CB&Q employees and passengers, Field checked 10/05
Seward CB&Q moved 1 block north to 453 4th St. C residence   none wood none Field checked 5/10
Shelton UP moved to Kearney C museum   gone wood none Trails & Rails Museum, Field checked 7/06
Snyder C&NW on site C preserved   gone wood none Field checked 12/04
South Bend CB&Q relocated just north of Hwy 66 C private   none wood none Field checked 9/09
South Mitchell UP relocated in town C business   none wood none depot from Gering, Field checked 9/09
Spaulding UP   C private   none wood none  
Spencer C&NW relocated C display   none wood none Field checked 8/93
Spring Ranch CB&Q moved to nearby farm. C barn   none wood none ?
Superior C&NW 116 N. Bloom C rr 1965 in use cement block BNSF Reported 12/07
Sutherland UP moved just south of I-80, about 1/4 mile west C     none wood none Field checked 7/06
Sutton BN? on site C rr   in use brick BNSF modern storefront office, Field checked 7/06
Syracuse CB&Q moved to town park C museum   none wood none  
Talmadge MoPac moved in town C storage   none wood none at residence
Tecumseh CB&Q on site P rr   in use brick BNSF Field checked 10/05
Tecumseh CB&Q   B rr   in use steel BNSF though truss,Field checked 8/09
Tekamah CSPM&O (C&NW)   C business     brick    
Thompson UP moved to Reynolds C     none wood none  
Trenton CB&Q on site above town P rr c1953 in use brick/concrete BNSF Field checked 5/10
Trenton CB&Q on site on Main St. below mainline C abandoned   in use wood BNSF Field checked 5/10
Valentine C&NW east of town B trail use?   gone steel none Field checked 4/09
Wahoo CB&Q 431 W. 3rd Street C museum 1887 gone wood none Saunders County Historical Society, Field checked 7/06
Wakefield CStPM&O (C&NW) on site at Main/1st St. C museum   gone brick/stucco none Wakefield Heritage Organization, Field checked 6/11
Waverly CB&Q relocated to Camp Creek Threshers grounds about 2 mi east of town C museum 1871 none wood/esided in vinyl none Field checked 3/09
Wayne CStPM&O (C&NW) next to newer depot C business   gone wood, metal-sided none old depot, Field checked 6/11
Wayne CStPM&O (C&NW) on site at 106 S. Main St. P restaurant 1914 gone brick none Field checked 6/11
Weeping Water UP moved near Crete C     none wood none Field checked 8/11
Western CB&Q moved to farm C storage   none wood none  
West Point C&NW moved west to city park/fairgrounds C museum   none wood none Field checked 6/11
Willow Island UP moved to Lexington C museum   none wood none Dawson County Historical Museum, Field checked 7/06
Winnetoon C&NW relocated to historical museum on Nippell Ave. M part of museum   none   none agent's office, Field checked 8/11
Wymore CB&Q replica in small downtown park on east side of Main St. C     none wood none replica depot, Field checked 1/09
Wymore CB&Q   Y rr   in use   BNSF modern yard office
Wymore CB&Q   Rh municipal     brick   part of roundhouse used by city
York CB&Q E. 14th St./N. Grant Ave. P rr   in use brick BNSF Field checked 5/10

Compiled by M J Camp, Railroad Station Historical Society, Inc. (Contributions from W.F. Rapp).

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