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Knoxville in Knox County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

The Southern Railway Station

 
 
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By Don Morfe, July 29, 2013
1. The Southern Railway Station Marker
Inscription. The Southern Railway Station at Knoxville Tennessee has been placed on the National Register of Historic Railroad Landmarks. 1903-2003 The two story buff brick station with its gables was designed by Frank P. Milburn and opened in 1903. An impressive clock tower was removed in 1945. Passenger train service ended in 1970. It has since been refurbished in 1988 by the Southern Station Partnership.
 
Erected 2003 by National Railway Historical Society-Historic Plaque Committee.
 
Location. 35° 58.138′ N, 83° 55.395′ W. Marker is in Knoxville, Tennessee, in Knox County. Marker is on West Depot Avenue west of Gay Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Knoxville TN 37917, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Vinnies Italian Restaurant (approx. 0.3 miles away); Old Gray Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Old Gray Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away); Market House Bell (approx. 0.4 miles away); Knoxville's Market House (approx. 0.4 miles away); A National Cemetery System
The Southern Railway Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 29, 2013
2. The Southern Railway Station Marker
(approx. 0.6 miles away); Knoxville National Cemetery (approx. 0.6 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Knoxville.
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
The Southern Railway Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 29, 2013
3. The Southern Railway Station Marker
The Southern Railway Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 29, 2013
4. The Southern Railway Station Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 20, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 398 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 20, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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