Great Western Railroad Depot

Great Western Railroad Depot (HMWQH)

Location: Springfield, IL 62701 Sangamon County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 47.954', W 89° 38.544'

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This depot, built in 1852, was the site of Abraham Lincoln's famous farewell address upon leaving Springfield on February 11, 1861, to assume the presidency of the United States.
Year Placed1965
Placed BySpringfield Historical Sites Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 5:18am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 273771 N 4408814
Decimal Degrees39.79923333, -89.64240000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 47.954', W 89° 38.544'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 47' 57.24" N, 89° 38' 32.64" W
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Area Code(s)217
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 930 E Monroe St, Springfield IL 62701, US
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