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

Hart Station

 
 
Hart Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By David J Gaines,
1. Hart Station Marker
Inscription. Erected by his friends and the Escambia County Bar Association in memory of James Edward Hart, Jr. (1942 – 1992), who contributed much to his community, his church and his profession. He loved trains. Due to his efforts, passenger service was reestablished in Brewton.
 
Location. 31° 6.329′ N, 87° 4.242′ W. Marker is in Brewton, Alabama, in Escambia County. Marker is at the intersection of St Joseph Ave (U.S. 31) and Deer Street, on the right when traveling north on St Joseph Ave. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brewton AL 36426, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bank of Brewton (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Escambia County Veterans Memorial (about 400 feet away); The Leigh Place (about 600 feet away); Ritz Theater (approx. 0.2 miles away); Burnt Corn Park Cistern (approx. mile away); Union Cemetery (approx. mile away); Franklin Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Downing-Shofner School (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brewton.
 
More about this marker. The marker is located next to the CXT main line in a small park with a gazebo for train watching.
 
Categories. Notable PersonsRailroads & Streetcars
 
Hart Station Marker and park image. Click for full size.
By David J Gaines, August 9, 2010
2. Hart Station Marker and park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 16, 2010, by David J Gaines of Pinson, Alabama. This page has been viewed 624 times since then and 71 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 16, 2010, by David J Gaines of Pinson, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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