Madison and Indianapolis Railroad

thing and railway

Aged unknown

Commemorated on 1 plaque

Madison and Indianapolis Railroad. Mandated by Indiana's 1836 Internal Improvement Act, construction began in Madison 1836. Completed along this site 1843; Elizabethtown platted 1845 as a result of the railroad. Completed to Indianapolis 1847. Linked Ohio River and interior of state.

204 Railroad Road between 2nd & 3rd Streets on grassy median, Elizabethtown, IN, United States where it was