Elizabeth  Historical  Society

Preserving history in the heart of Jo Daviess County


ANNOUNCING 2 NEW APPS FROM Hub-Monkey.com


     At "Chicago Great Western Railway", follow the CGW right-of-way completely across Jo Daviess County, Illinois from Stockton in the east to East Dubuque in the west, and including a trek to the Winston Tunnel (at the time of its construction in 1887, the longest in Illinois at over 1/2 mile in length).  Allow about 4 hours.

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     At "Winston Tunnel".  Allow about 2 hours.


Both apps include GPS locations and are interspersed with photos and history from the collections of the Elizabeth Historical Society.


In using both apps, a stop at the CGW Railway Museum in Elizabeth is highly recommended in advance of your tour.