Talmo Depot

Talmo, Georgia, railroad depot

In the mid-2000s, the former Gainesville Midland depot at Talmo was moved away from the railroad and rehabilitated. The nearby rails continue in use by CSX trains traveling between Gainesville and Athens.

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A view of the passenger end and the track side.

The freight room was to the right side of the bay window.

Talmo is a town of 183 in Jackson County, about ten miles southeast of Gainesville. For more information on its history, including much about the railroad, see the city's website.

Above, next to a freight room door are these unusual benches.

Above, the depot in 1998, before it was moved.

A photo of the depot's waiting room at Flickr.

This restored Texaco filling station stands near the depot.

 


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