Abandoned NC&STL Railway
Route Between Memphis, Jackson & Bruceton
and Perryville Branch
Lexington Station (Midland City) - Milepost 118.9
(Milepost 0.0 on Perryville Branch)
History of Tennessee Midland Railroad & NC&STL Railway at
the "The Development of Early Roads and Basic Occupations" by Yesterday's
On February 23, 1935, there was a collision between
a passenger train and a mixed train located 146 feet in northeast
of Lexington Depot (approx. milepost 118.9), which resulted in injury
of five passengers, one conductor, one fireman and one porter. See
detail at U.S.
Department Of Transportation, Investigations Of Railroad Accidents
1911 - 1993.
1902 Map of Tennessee, Western Part showing on the Perryville
Map of NC&STL Railway (former Tennessee Midland Railroad
Company) on the
Perryville Branch (Published by Tennessee
Official Highway Map, January 1, 1998)
realignment in Wards (north of Lexington).
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