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NRHS Danville Junction Illinois Chapter

NRHS Danville Junction Chapter

About Our Chapter

The Danville Junction Chapter maintains the Depot Museum in the former Chicago and Eastern Illinois Railroad depot in Rossville, Illinois. Here is preserved the railroad history of the areas railroads. A large collection of books and magazines are available in the library for members reading enjoyment. The depot is located adjacent to the Chicago to Nashville main line of CSX Transportation and is open weekends through out the summer months. The members that are model railroaders have constructed a large HO scale layout in the baggage room,one of the largest layouts in this part of state. This 30 foot by 22 foot layout, complete with scenery, is operated each weekend for visitors. During the winter months the members have operating sessions once a month.

Chapter Number: C099
District: D6
Year Established: 1959
Mailing Address:

Danville Junction Chapter NRHS
P.O. Box 1013
Danville, IL 61834

Officials

President: Henry J. Schmitt
Vice President: Douglas R. Butzow
Secretary: Richard L. Brazda
Treasurer: Douglas J. Nipper
Editor: Richard M. Schroeder
Historian: Jesse E. Bennett, Jr.
National Representative: Richard M. Schroeder
Membership Chair: Richard M. Schroeder

Meeting Information

Meeting Schedule: 3rd Sun 1:00pm (ex Jun-Aug)
Meeting Address:

Pizza Inn
Gilbert & Williams St
Danville, IL

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