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Jacksonville in Calhoun County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

The Depot

Chief Ladiga Trail

 
 
The Depot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, October 2, 2010
1. The Depot Marker
Inscription. The Depot was constructed in 1860 by the Selma, Rome and Dalton (GA) Railroad. It was used as a transfer and storage point for Confederate troops and materials during the War Between the States.
 
Location. 33° 49.084′ N, 85° 46.393′ W. Marker is in Jacksonville, Alabama, in Calhoun County. Marker can be reached from Mountain Street Northwest west of Woodward Avenue Northwest. Click for map. Marker is located on the Chief Ladiga Trail next to the Old Jacksonville's Depot of the Selma, Rome and Dalton Railroad. Marker is in this post office area: Jacksonville AL 36265, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chief Ladiga Trail - Jacksonville (a few steps from this marker); Jacksonville, Alabama (a few steps from this marker); Presidents of Jacksonville State (approx. 0.6 miles away); Joseph William Burke (approx. 0.6 miles away); Jacksonville State University (approx. 0.6 miles away); "The Magnolias" (approx. 0.7 miles away); Thomas A. Walker (approx. 0.7 miles away); Doctor Francis' Office (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Jacksonville.
 
Also see . . .  Newly restored train depot opens. (Submitted on October 3, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Railroads & StreetcarsWar, US Civil
 
Chief Ladiga Trail - The Depot Marker (left) image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, October 2, 2010
2. Chief Ladiga Trail - The Depot Marker (left)
The Jacksonville Depot and the Chief Ladiga Trail image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, October 2, 2010
3. The Jacksonville Depot and the Chief Ladiga Trail
The Jacksonville Depot and the Chief Ladiga Trail image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, October 2, 2010
4. The Jacksonville Depot and the Chief Ladiga Trail
The Jacksonville Depot in 2008 image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr
5. The Jacksonville Depot in 2008
The Jacksonville Depot in 2008 image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr
6. The Jacksonville Depot in 2008
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,347 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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