The LaGrange and Memphis RailroadOrganized in 1835, the LaGrange and Memphis Railroad operated the first train from Memphis 4 1/2 miles on March 29, 1842, on the present roadbed of the Southern Railway. The depot which was destroyed by fire February 1, 1853 was located here. The LaGrange and Memphis Railroad and the depot were acquired by the Memphis and Charleston Railroad about 1846. The Southern Railway succeeded the Memphis and Charleston.
|Marker Number||4E 84|
|Placed By||Tennessee Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 11:32am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15S E 769621 N 3892550|
|Decimal Degrees||35.13975000, -90.04070000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 8.385', W 90° 2.442'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 8' 23.10" N, 90° 2' 26.52" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 467-611 TN-3, Memphis TN 38103, US|
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