|Roger Kujawa posted|
Dowell, Illinois on the Illinois Central in southern Illinois.
[gendisasters has the same image but with different text in the margins.]
|1938 Aerial Photo from ILHAP|
The land scars for the spur to the New Kathleen Coal Mine north of Dowell and on the west side are still visible. There is an incredible amount of strip-mined land scars north and west of that spur.