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Caliente in Lincoln County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Union Pacific Depot

1923

 
 
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By Karen Key, November 24, 2008
1. Union Pacific Depot Marker
Inscription.  Constructed as a Union Pacific Railroad depot in 1923, this mission revival structure was designed by well-known Los Angeles architects, John and Donald Parkinson. The depot represents an imposing example of Mission Revival design. Much of its interior was made of solid oak, and the total cost was $83,600.00. The depot replaced a former structure which burned September 9, 1921. This newer facility included a restaurant and a fifty-room hotel. For some years the old depot has served Caliente as a civic center and is the location of city government offices.

State Historical Marker No. 248
Division of Historic Preservation and Archeology
City of Caliente

 
Erected by Division of Historic Preservation and Archeology and City of Caliente. (Marker Number 248.)
 
Location. 37° 36.767′ N, 114° 30.833′ W. Marker is in Caliente, Nevada, in Lincoln County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Depot Road and Clover Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Caliente NV 89008, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker,
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By Karen Key, November 24, 2008
2. Union Pacific Depot Marker
measured as the crow flies. Caliente (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Panaca (approx. 14.1 miles away); Panaca Mercantile (approx. 14.1 miles away); Panaca Ward Chapel (approx. 14.1 miles away); Cathedral Gorge (approx. 14 miles away); Panaca Spring (approx. 14 miles away); Clover Valley Mountains Steam Engine/Sawmill (approx. 14 miles away); Bullionville (approx. 14.6 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Ghost Towns - Caliente. (Submitted on December 25, 2008, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
 
Categories. ArchitectureRailroads & Streetcars
 
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By Bill Kirchner, October 4, 2013
3. Union Pacific Depot Marker
Marker is partiality hidden by trees.
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By Karen Key, November 24, 2008
4. Union Pacific Depot
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By Karen Key, November 24, 2008
5. Union Pacific Depot
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By Karen Key, November 24, 2008
6. Union Pacific Depot
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By Karen Key, November 24, 2008
7. Union Pacific Depot
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By Karen Key, November 24, 2008
8. Union Pacific Depot
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2020. This page originally submitted on December 10, 2008, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 1,163 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 10, 2008, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.   3. submitted on October 18, 2013, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.   4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on December 10, 2008, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.
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