Flagstaff in Coconino County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Transcontinental Railroad Centennial
In the summer and fall of 1882 the railroad was directly responsible for the founding and development of the City of Flagstaff.
This plaque is to commemorate one hundred years of service to this community by the Transcontinental Railroad.
Erected 1983 by This Jurisdiction Woodmen of the World.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Transcontinental Railroad marker series.
Location. 35° 11.841′ N, 111° 38.956′ W. Marker is in Flagstaff, Arizona, in Coconino County. Marker can be reached from East Route 66. Touch for map. Marker is on the south side of the historic Santa Fe passenger train depot. Marker is at or near this postal address: One East Route 66, Flagstaff AZ 86001, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Railroad Depot (here, next to this marker); Aubineau Building (within shouting distance McMillan Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Coconino Chop House (within shouting distance of this marker); Aubineau / Andreatos Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Raymond Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Donahue Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Logging Wheels (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Flagstaff.
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars • Settlements & Settlers •
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