Historic Markers Across Georgia



Madison Railroad Station



Marker ID:  
Location: on the RR Station on W Jefferson ST at the RR tracks, Madison, GA
County: Morgan
Coordinates: N 33° 35.695    W 083° 28.335
  33.59491666    -83.47225
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM9DC4
Madison Railroad Station Marker  



Text:

Georgia Railroad chartered in 1833 reached Madison from Augusta in 1841. This, the first brick station in Georgia, was built by John B. Walker on land deeded by Adam B. Saffold. It was partially burned by federal troops Dec. 3, 1864. The first train from Madison to Martinsville (Atlanta) ran on September 15, 1845.



 

Madison Railroad Station


 

104-A23