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Nickel Plate Road Operating Districts, Divisions, Sub-Divisions, and Branches

Clicking on each District name will return you to the district history. Click on "Map" for a map of the division, sub-division, or branch. (Maps will open in a new window.)

Nickel Plate District

Lake Erie & Western District

Clover Leaf District

  • Toledo Division - Toledo, OH to Frankfort, IN    Map  /  1950 Time Table  /  1963 Time Table
    • First Sub-Division - Toledo, OH to Delphos, OH    Map
    • Second Sub-Division - Delphos, OH Yard to Frankfort, IN    Map
  • St. Louis Division - Frankfort, IN to St. Louis, MO    Map  /  1950 Time Table  /  1963 Time Table
    • Third Sub-Division - Frankfort, IN to Charleston, IL    Map
    • Fourth Sub-Division - Charleston, IL to St. Louis, MO    Map

Wheeling & Lake Erie District

    1957 Time Table  /  1962 Time Table
  • Toledo Division - Toledo, OH to Terminal Jct. (Martins Ferry), OH**    Map
    (Two engine divisions - Toledo - Brewster; Brewster - Terminal Jct.)
    • Huron Branch - Huron Jct., OH to Huron, OH    Map
    • Massillon Branch - Orville Jct., OH to Harmon, OH    Map
    • Adena Branch - Adena, OH to Neffs, OH    Map
    • Adena,Cadiz, & New Athens Railway - AC&NA Jct. - Georgetown, OH    Map
    • Steubenville Branch - Warrenton, OH to Steubenville, OH    Map

  • Cleveland Division - Cleveland, OH to Zanesville, OH    Map
    • Chagrin Falls Branch - Falls Jct., OH to Chagrin Falls, OH    Map
    • Carrollton Branch - Canton, OH yard to Carrollton, OH    Map
    • Minerva Branch - Minerva Jct., OH to Minerva, OH    Map
    • Malvern Branch - Ross, OH - Oneida, OH    Map
    • Belt Branch - Zanesville, OH to E. Zanesville, OH
    • Lorain & West Virginia Railway - Lake Jct., OH - S. Lorain, OH (operated by NKP power and crews)    Map
** NKP tracks never entered Wheeling, WV. The NKP reached Wheeling under an agreement with the Wheeling Terminal Railway (PRR Terminal Branch).

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