Tulia in Swisher County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
A. J. Bivens donated land for a frame depot built north of the present site. After this depot burned in 1915, a new facility was built in 1916-17, combining a passenger station, express office and freight house. This single-story brick and stucco building exhibits mission revival style architecture typical of Santa Fe depots, including
Marker is property of the State of Texas
Erected 2010 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 16606.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars. In addition, it is included in the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway series list. A significant historical month for this entry is January 1906.
Location. 34° 32.231′ N, 101° 46.655′ W. Marker is in Tulia, Texas, in Swisher County. Marker is on West Broadway west of Railroad Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tulia TX 79088, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distanceQuanah Parker Trail (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Methodist Church of Tulia (approx. 0.6 miles away); JA Ranch Cabin (approx. 0.7 miles away); Flynt Building (approx. ¾ mile away); Ozark Trails Association (approx. ¾ mile away); Swisher County (approx. ¾ mile away); J.O. Bass Blacksmith Shop (approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Swisher County (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tulia.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 1, 2015, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 342 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 1, 2015, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.