Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Normal Station Neighborhood
Erected 2014 by Normal Neighborhood Association and Shelby County Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable PlacesRailroads & Streetcars. A significant historical year for this entry is 1835.
Location. 35° 6.803′ N, 89° 56.278′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is at the intersection of Spottswood Avenue and Echeles Street, on the right when traveling west on Spottswood Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Memphis TN 38111, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Normal Depot (approx. 0.2 miles away); J. Millard "Jack" Smith (approx. ¼ mile away); Tom (approx. 0.3 miles away); This flagpole is dedicated to the men and women of the United States military services (approx. 0.4 miles away); Memphis State Eight (approx. 0.4 miles away); The University of Memphis (approx. 0.7 miles away); Gen. James M. Kennedy Hospital (approx. 0.7 miles away); William G. Leftwich, Jr. Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Memphis.
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Also see . . . Madison-Echles cemetery improvement plan progresses. This article gives and interesting history of the Normal Station Neighborhood land. (Submitted on August 20, 2015, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 20, 2015, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 289 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 20, 2015, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.