Southern Railway Station in Black Mountain, NC
Posted by: PFF
N 35° 36.932 W 082° 19.234
17S E 380401 N 3942109
Quick Description: A former passenger station built in 1907.
Location: North Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 11/11/2006 5:23:43 PM
Waymark Code: WMYCP
This once-busy passenger station was constructed using brick and stucco, in 1907. The tracks are active. However, there are no rail-related activities conducted in the building.
To reach from Interstate 40, take Exit 64. Go north one mile and cross tracks. Take an immediate left on Sutton Street. Station is one block on left. There is a parking lot across the street.
Is the station/depot currently used for railroad purposes?: No
Is the station/depot open to the public?: Yes
If the station/depot is not being used for railroad purposes, what is it currently used for?:
Arts and crafts gallery.
What rail lines does/did the station/depot serve?: Southern
Station/Depot Web Site: Not listed
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