Rockdale in Milam County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Railroads in Rockdale
Erected 2001 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 12561.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars. A significant historical year for this entry is 1891.
Location. 30° 39.275′ N, 97° 0.056′ W. Marker is in Rockdale, Texas, in Milam County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and West Milam Avenue, on the right when Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11 North Main Street, Rockdale TX 76567, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. International & Great Northern Railroad Passenger Depot (a few steps from this marker); The Kay Theater (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jewish Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); Matinee Musical Club (approx. ¼ mile away); La Recluta and La Escuelita (approx. 2.1 miles away); Mount Zion Baptist Church (approx. 5.2 miles away); Site of the Mission San Ildefonso (approx. 5.8 miles away); Site of Mission San Francisco Xavier de Los Dolores (approx. 7.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rockdale.
Also see . . . Rockdale International & Great Northern Railroad Depot & Heritage Museum. (Submitted on June 14, 2014.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 14, 2014, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. This page has been viewed 461 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 14, 2014, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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