Tallahassee in Leon County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
The "Luraville Locomotive"
Erected 2011 by The Florida Society of American Foresters, The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, The Florida Division of Forestry, The Generosity of Jack and Peggy Goyke and the Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-709.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars. A significant historical year for this entry is 1850.
Location. 30° 26.347′ N, 84° 13.398′ W. Marker is in Tallahassee, Florida, in Leon County. Marker can be reached from Conner Boulevard, 0.2 miles east of Capital Circle Southeast (U.S. 319), on the right when traveling east. Located in front of the Florida Department of Agriculture. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3125 Conner Boulevard, Tallahassee FL 32311, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named The Luraville Locomotive (here, next to this marker); Under Cover of Corn (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Tallahassee Democrat (approx. 2.3 miles away); Goodwood (approx. 2.4 miles away); Goodwood Mansion (approx. 2.4 miles away); Old Fort Park (approx. 2.7 miles away); His Dream Dies With Him (approx. 2.7 miles away); Land of the Apalachee (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tallahassee.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 1, 2017. It was originally submitted on August 14, 2013, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 649 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 14, 2013, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.