Chicago, Anamosa & Northern Railroad

Reporting mark: CA&N
"The Chicago, Anamosa & Northern runs from Anamosa to Coggon, connecting with the Illinois Central at Coggon." - http://iowajones.org/history/Anamosa1907.htm

Was constructed 1905: https://books.google.com/books?id=c3pCAQAAIAAJ&pg=RA1-PA142&...

Tried to electrify and become part of the Waterloo, Cedar Falls, & Northern interurban system: https://www.flickr.com/photos/photolibrarian/7876103706/

They were unsuccessful, and service ended in 1916. The railroad was sold at a chancery sale, and scrap ripped up for World War 1: https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/IowaRailfans/conversatio...

Map tracing the beginning part of the right-of-way: http://www.openstreetmap.org/way/171728265#map=18/42.12312/-...


CA&N - Buffalo Creek Bridge #1 (Jones County, Iowa)
Built 1905; Removed 1916
Lost Bridge over Buffalo Creek on Chicago, Anamosa, & Northern Railroad
Removed

CA&N - Buffalo Creek Bridge #2 (Jones County, Iowa)
Lost Bridge over Buffalo Creek on Chicago, Anamosa, & Northern Railroad
Removed

CA&N - Buffalo Creek Bridge #3 (Jones County, Iowa)
Built 1905; Replaced 1916
Lost Bridge over Buffalo Creek on Chicago, Anamosa, & Northern Railroad
Removed

CA&N - Buffalo Creek Bridge #4 (Jones County, Iowa)
Built 1905; Removed 1916
Lost Bridge over Buffalo Creek on Chicago, Anamosa, & Northern Railroad
Removed