Mount Dora Train Station, 1915
Mount Dora Train Station
Mount Dora (Fla.)
The Mount Dora Train Station, located at 341 North Alexander Street in Mount Dora, Florida, in 1915. 1886 was when the first railroad stopped in Mount Dora, connecting Jacksonville to Tampa. The Mount Dora Depot cost $8,223 to build. The last passenger train left Mount Dora in 1950 and freight was discontinued in 1973. On March 5, 1992, the station was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.
Digital reproduction of original black and white photograph, 1915: Division of Historical Resources, Florida Department of State, Tallahassee, Florida.
Original black and white photograph: Division of Historical Resources, Florida Department of State, Tallahassee, Florida.
Is Part Of
Division of Historical Resources, Florida Department of State, Tallahassee, Florida.
Central Florida Railroad Depots Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.
1 black and white photograph
Mount Dora Train Station, Mount Dora, Florida
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