Pioneer Art Settlement Pierson Depot Railroad Musuem- Barberville, FL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 29° 10.968 W 081° 25.404
17R E 458833 N 3228312
Quick Description: This settlement, compromised predominantly by relocated historic structures, has on display the Pierson Depot and Caboose. The depot contains a model railroad featuring structures from the Setlement and an array of railroading memorabelia.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 1/22/2010 10:29:16 AM
Waymark Code: WM83T1
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member alermy
Views: 6

Long Description:
According to the self guided map:
11) Pierson Railroad Depot: Built in 1885 along the new Jacksonville, Tampa, Key West Railway when it entered Pierson. The railway would later become part of the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad. The depot served this active agricultural community for nearly 100 years. It was moved to the Settlement in 1982. The caboose was moved in 1983.
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It is also listed on American Rails (http://www.american-rails.com/surviving-florida-railroad-stations.html):
Pierson: Originally built by the ACL, moved to Barberville and used as a museum
Museum Website: [Web Link]

Train ride provided?: no

Actual railroad cars or locomotives on display?: yes

Admission fee?: 6

Gift shop?: yes

Café/restaurant?: no

Theater?: no

Street Address: Not listed

Other features?: Not listed

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