Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Smyrna Railroad Depot

Marker ID: THC 3A 112
Location: at the intersection of Lowry Street (U.S. 41) and Jefferson Street, Smyrna, TN
County: Rutherford
Coordinates: N 35° 58.942    W 086° 31.14
  35.98236666    -86.519
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM263Y


A combined freight and passenger house, the Smyrna Railroad Depot was erected in 1851, and replaced in 1873. It was a direct result of the charter granted by the State of Tennessee on Dec. 11, 1845, to the Nashville & Chattanooga Railroad to connect this