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to the Begining
The Ex-Illinois Central in Wisconsin was a very unique railroad. Its construction was difficult because the terrain is hilly and very rocky. One of the most difficult things to overcome was finding a route to build the railroad. A tunnel had to be constructed between Monticello and Belleville. There are deep valleys and high overlooks that had to be dealt with.
Some of these photos show the surrounding countryside.
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Changes Last Made: May 28th, 1999