Details for Former Gulf, Texas & Western Railroad Depot (Atlas Number 5237001947)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5237001947

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Marker Number 1947
Atlas Number 5237001947
Marker Title Former Gulf, Texas & Western Railroad Depot
Index Entry Gulf, Texas & Western Railroad Depot, Former
Address 302 S. Main
City Jacksboro
County Jack
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 578235
UTM Northing 3675350
Subject Codes railroad depots; railroads
Marker Year 1968
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size 14" x 9"
Marker Text Erected 1910, of stone from nearby quarry; Risley Brothers, contractors. A facility of Jacksboro's second railroad, built by local effort, with backing from New York bankers, R. C. Megargel & Company. Recorded Texas Historical Landmark, 1968. Incise in base: Marker given by Mr. and Mrs. Aaron Hull