Carlinville, M.P. 223.8; Rinaker, M.P. 225.9
Carlinville is located approximately 50 miles east-northeast of St. Louis
and is the first major passenger stop for all GM&O passenger trains outside of
St. Louis. All passenger trains stop here! Current day Amtrak trains in Lincoln
Service call at an "Amshack" located on the site of the former GM&O depot which
was demolished in the early 1990's.