Illinois Central Electric Railway

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The Illinois Central Electric Railway (ICE) was an interurban line in Fulton County in western Illinois, west of Peoria.

The company was founded on October 9, 1903.[1] The line ran from Lewistown north to Farmington with a branch from Norris to Fairview. The line opened as follows:

The railroad lost the competition to the automobile and was abandoned on July 25, 1928.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ RHDB, search for the railroad's name
  2. ^ Hilton&Due: "The Electric Interurban Railways in America." p. 346.