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Prosperity Junction Station and Street Car #60

Historic Landmarks

 
 
Prosperity Junction Station and Street Car #60 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 28, 2010
1. Prosperity Junction Station and Street Car #60 Marker
Inscription.

Prosperity Junction Station
Original site located east
of Carterville
Typical Boarding Station
Serving Communities in the
Four States Mining District


Street Car #60
Electric powered passenger car
circa 1916-1937
Southwest Missouri Electric Railway Co.


Recreated and restored through the
leadership of
Fred "Fritz" Rogers

March 1999

 
Erected 1999 by Concerned Citizens under direction of Fred "Fritz" Rogers.
 
Location. 37° 8.399′ N, 94° 27.78′ W. Marker is in Webb City, Missouri, in Jasper County. Marker can be reached from Tracy Street near Main Street. Click for map. Marker is on the former train station, now used by the Chamber of Commerce, in King Jack Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 555 South Main Street, Webb City MO 64870, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Southwest Missouri Electric Railway Company (within shouting distance of this marker); The Kneeling Miner (within shouting distance of this marker); Webb City (within shouting distance of this
Prosperity Junction Station and Street Car #60 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 28, 2010
2. Prosperity Junction Station and Street Car #60 Marker
marker); Number 1 Gun (approx. mile away); The Military Order of The Purple Heart (approx. mile away); Webb City Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Veterans Memorial of Timeless Honor (approx. 1.2 miles away); Joplin (approx. 4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Webb City.
 
Also see . . .
1. SW Missouri Electric Railway Company Map. (Submitted on October 30, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Street Car #60. (Submitted on October 30, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Prosperity Junction Station image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 28, 2010
3. Prosperity Junction Station
Prosperity Junction Station Window Lintel image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 28, 2010
4. Prosperity Junction Station Window Lintel
Made of railroad track
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,271 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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