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Cullman in Cullman County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Cullman Railroad Depot

 
 
Cullman Railroad Depot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, April 20, 2010
1. Cullman Railroad Depot Marker
Inscription. The Louisville and Nashville Railroad Company completed building this Mission Style depot in 1913. When the tracks were laid below ground level, it replaced Cullman's first station located on First Avenue at Third Street, SW.
Passenger service was discontinued in 1968. This building then was used by CSX section crews until it was purchased by the City of Cullman, March 23, 1990.
Restoration began in February, 1991, funded by donations from Cullman County Historical Society, citizens of Cullman County, and public grants.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places, June 17, 1976.
 
Erected 1996 by Alabama Historical Association.
 
Location. 34° 10.774′ N, 86° 50.687′ W. Marker is in Cullman, Alabama, in Cullman County. Marker is on Arnold Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. In front of Cullman Train Depot. Marker is at or near this postal address: 107 Arnold St NE, Cullman AL 35055, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cullman, Alabama (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Johann Gottfried Cullmann (about 400 feet away); King Pharr Canning Company Operated Here
Cullman Railroad Depot image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, April 20, 2010
2. Cullman Railroad Depot
(about 800 feet away); “Die Deutsche Kolonie Von Nord Alabama” (approx. 0.4 miles away); Weiss Cottage (approx. 0.4 miles away); Sand Mountain Plateau (approx. half a mile away); Evangelical Protestant Church (approx. half a mile away); Betz Addition Historic District (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cullman.
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsRailroads & Streetcars
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 22, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 1,433 times since then and 77 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 22, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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