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Williams in Coconino County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Santa Fe Railway Freight Depot

 
 
Santa Fe Railway Freight Depot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 8, 2010
1. Santa Fe Railway Freight Depot Marker
Inscription. Built in 1901, this brick structure was the first train depot in Williams. After the Fray Marcos depot was built in 1908, this building took on freight arriving to and departing from Williams. It was moved here from across the railroad tracks in 1914 to make way for the old trails highway.
 
Location. 35° 15.058′ N, 112° 11.345′ W. Marker is in Williams, Arizona, in Coconino County. Marker is at the intersection of West Bill Williams Avenue and North Grand Canyon Boulevard, on the right when traveling west on West Bill Williams Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 West Bill Williams Avenue, Williams AZ 86046, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Red Cross Garage (a few steps from this marker); The Cabinet Saloon (within shouting distance of this marker); Tetzlaff Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Citizens Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); Lebsch Confectionery (within shouting distance of this marker); Dime Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Rittenhouse Haberdashery (within shouting distance of this marker); Grand Canyon Drug Company (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Williams.
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsRailroads & Streetcars
 
Santa Fe Railway Freight Depot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 8, 2010
2. Santa Fe Railway Freight Depot Marker
Santa Fe Railway Freight Depot image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 8, 2010
3. Santa Fe Railway Freight Depot
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 714 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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