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Savannah in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Central of Georgia

Depot and Train Shed

 
 
Central of Georgia Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2007
1. Central of Georgia Marker
Inscription.
Has been designated a
National
Historic Landmark

This site possesses national signifance
in commemorating the history of the
United States
1977
National Park Service
United States Department of Interior

 
Erected 1977 by National Park Service.
 
Location. 32° 4.563′ N, 81° 5.957′ W. Marker is in Savannah, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker is on Martin Luther King Boulevard near Louisville Road. Click for map. Todays Savannah Information Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 Martin Luther King Blvd. (W. Broad Street ), Savannah GA 31401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of Savannah (within shouting distance of this marker); Attack on British Lines (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Battle of Savannah (within shouting distance of this marker); Savannah Besieged (within shouting distance of this marker); Great Indian Warrior / Trading Path (within shouting distance of this marker); Savannah’s African-American Medical Pioneers
Central of Georgia Former Passenger Station image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2007
2. Central of Georgia Former Passenger Station
Present Day Savannah Visitor and Information Center
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lt. Col John Harris Cruger (about 400 feet away); Major General Anthony Wayne (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Savannah.
 
Also see . . .
1. Georgia Depot and Train Shed. A passenger depot and trainshed constructed in 1860 (Submitted on September 20, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 

2. National Park Service. Central of Georgia Railroad Shops and Terminal (Submitted on September 20, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 

3. Central Of Georgia. The line was complete from Savannah to Oliver by 1839 and to Macon in 1843. (Submitted on September 20, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceRailroads & Streetcars
 
Central of Georgia one time Freight Station image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2007
3. Central of Georgia one time Freight Station
Today, part of Savannah College of Art and Design
Central of Georgia Old Freight Station, rear view image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2007
4. Central of Georgia Old Freight Station, rear view
Central of Georgia Station, rear view image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, June 3, 2007
5. Central of Georgia Station, rear view
Central of Georgia plans of the complex image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2007
6. Central of Georgia plans of the complex
Central of Georgia 0-6-0 Tank switcher image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2007
7. Central of Georgia 0-6-0 Tank switcher
Central of Georgia Turntable and partial view of roundhouse image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, July 2006
8. Central of Georgia Turntable and partial view of roundhouse
Today's , Georgia Central 3928 image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2007
9. Today's , Georgia Central 3928
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,130 times since then and 98 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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