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Mineola Texas Depot
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TN Girl on the Hunt
N 32° 39.699 W 095° 29.401
15S E 266478 N 3616517
Quick Description: Now serving as an Amtrak depot, the Mineola Depot was built in 1906. It is on the National Register of Historic Places and is also a museum. One of the decommissioned T&P cabooses is placed across the tracks.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 3/28/2015 7:32:10 PM
Waymark Code: WMNKE2
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
Views: 0

Long Description:
A simple but well restored depot in Mineola TX now serves as a local museum and stop for Amtrak. Mineola has a rich history, having been born as a railroad town. Please see photos for additional information.
Is the station/depot currently used for railroad purposes?: Yes

Is the station/depot open to the public?: Yes

What rail lines does/did the station/depot serve?: Texas & Pacific, Amtrak Texas Eagle

Station/Depot Web Site: [Web Link]

If the station/depot is not being used for railroad purposes, what is it currently used for?: Not listed

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