Hand Train Station

Hand Train Station (HM1SDE)

Location: Taylor, MI 48180 Wayne County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 12.894', W 83° 15.084'

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Hand Train Station was named after George E. Hand, a German immigrant. In 1876 a rail line was constructed through Taylor and the train station was built near what is now Ecourse and Telegraph Roads. Hand Corners, as it became known, and nearby Taylor Center were the only populated areas in a vast farm region. In 1965 the station was destroyed by fire. This near replica was built by the Taylor Schools Building Trades Class of 1990-91. Architectural services donated by Yops and Wilkie.
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Year Placed1993
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 at 9:02am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 314168 N 4676090
Decimal Degrees42.21490000, -83.25140000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 12.894', W 83° 15.084'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 12' 53.64" N, 83° 15' 5.04" W
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Area Code(s)313, 734
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 22240 Northline Rd, Taylor MI 48180, US
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