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Plant City Union Depot
N 28° 00.948 W 082° 07.316
17R E 389700 N 3099459
Quick Description: Old Train Station now Welcome Center.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 6/19/2007 8:01:27 PM
Waymark Code: WM1PZH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 52

Long Description:
Location: Plant City, Hillsborough County, Florida
Built/Founded: 1906-1909. This building sits at the crossroads of a North-South Track and an East-West track. Trains still use these tracks today.
Plant City Union Depot (added 1975 - Building - #75000558)
Hillsborough County - E. North Drane St., Plant City
(less then 1 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Transportation, Exploration/Settlement, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Welcome Station

Street address:
E. North Drane St and Palmer St.
Plant City, FL USA
33563


County / Borough / Parish: Hillsborough

Year listed: 1975

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Event

Periods of significance: 1900-1924

Historic function: Agriculture, Transportation

Current function: Welcome Center

Privately owned?: yes

Hours of operation: From: 9:00 AM To: 5:00 PM

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Secondary Website 1: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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