The Chicago North Shore and Milwaukee Railroad, often called the North Shore Line, was an interurban railroad line that operated between Chicago, Illinois, and Milwaukee, Wisconsin, until its abandonment in 1963.
... also include 15 other passenger and freight cars from the railroad ... Other museums that have North Shore Line cars preserved include the Fox River Trolley Museum, in South Elgin, Illinois the East Troy Electric Railroad Museum in East Troy, Wisconsin the Shore Line ... The Iowa Terminal Railroad, in Mason City, Iowa, also owns former North Shore Line equipment ...
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