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Missouri Pacific Passenger Depot

1924

 
 
Missouri Pacific Passenger Depot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, October 6, 2018
1. Missouri Pacific Passenger Depot Marker
Inscription.
Top plaque:
1999 Preservation Award Washington Passenger
Depot
Built 1923
Washington Preservation, Inc.

Main plaque:
Missouri Pacific Passenger Depot

Increased passenger traffic led railroad officials to replace the old frame depot with the new structure located immediately west of the original site. The frame building was rolled to its present site and became the freight depot.

1924

 
Location. 38° 33.693′ N, 91° 0.754′ W. Marker is in Washington, Missouri, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of West Front Street and Elm Street, on the right when traveling west on West Front Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 West Front Street, Washington MO 63090, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wolf Hotel (a few steps from this marker); Pacific House (a few steps from this marker); Henry A. Hartbauer (within shouting distance of this marker); The Civil War Comes to Washington (within shouting distance of this marker); Missouri Pacific Railway Station
Missouri Pacific Passenger Depot image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, October 6, 2018
2. Missouri Pacific Passenger Depot
(within shouting distance of this marker); 1856 Missouri Pacific Railroad Depot (within shouting distance of this marker); The "Welcome to Washington" Mural (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington's Railroad History (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washington.
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 9, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 7, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 27 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 7, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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