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Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Terminal Station

Chattanooga Choo-Choo

 
 
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By Don Morfe, July 27, 2013
1. Terminal Station Marker
Inscription. The terminal Station was designed in the year 1900 by architect Don Barber of New York City and was awarded first place in the 1900 Paris Beaux Arts competition. Construction was started in 1906 and was completed in December 1909. The Terminal Station was closed in 1970 after serving Chattanooga for some 64 years. It was purchased, restored, and reopened to the public in April, 1973, by the Chattanooga Choo-Choo Company. It was entered on the National Register of Historic Places by the U.S. Department of the Interior on January 25, 1974.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commision.
 
Location. 35° 2.268′ N, 85° 18.402′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on Market Street north of Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chattanooga TN 37402, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Military History of Chattanooga (within shouting distance of this marker); Chattanooga, a City of Historical Significance (within shouting distance of this marker); Chattanooga's Railroads (within shouting distance of this marker); The Chattanooga Choo-Choo
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By Don Morfe, July 27, 2013
2. Terminal Station Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Dedication of Rose Garden to all Veterans (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The 2d Line of Works (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Point in the 2d Line of Works (approx. 0.4 miles away); Martin Hotel (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chattanooga.
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
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By Don Morfe, July 27, 2013
3. Terminal Station Marker
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By Don Morfe, July 27, 2013
4. Terminal Station Marker
National Register of Historic Places plaque at a distance
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By Don Morfe, July 27, 2013
5. Terminal Station Marker
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By Don Morfe, July 27, 2013
6. Terminal Station Marker
TRACK 29-The Mississippi Delta was shining like a National guitar. I am following the river. Down the highway through the cradle of the civil war. Iím going to Graceland. Graceland in Memphis Tennessee. Iím going to Graceland-Paul Simon. Good-Bye, Good-Bye! Like us to stay up todate-Track 29
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By Don Morfe, July 27, 2013
7. Terminal Station Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 13, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 253 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on October 13, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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