Chicago, St. Louis & New Orleans

Standard Gauge

Headquarters: Chicago, IL

Years of Operation: 1877-1882

Predecessor Roads

New Orleans, Jackson & Great Northern

Mississippi Central Ry

Successor Roads: Illinois Central

Miles Operated: 1879- 571.66 miles (320.00 in Mississippi)

Locomotives Owned: 




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The Chicago, St. Louis & New Orleans was created by merger of the New Orleans, Jackson & Great Northern and Mississippi Central Ry. The CStL&NO was leased to the Illinois Central in June, 1882. 
























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