Central of Georgia Railway Company Shop Property

Also known as: Georgia State Railroad Museum
Between W. Jones St. and Louisville Rd., Savannah, Georgia

Photo 

File:GA Savannah Central of GA RR Eichberg02.jpg

Old Central of Georgia Railway building, now SCAD's Eichberg Hall

Photo taken by Ebyabe

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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Map 

Description 

These facilities are now the Georgia State Railroad Museum. This listing was later expanded by the "Central of Georgia Railroad: Savannah Shops and Terminal Facilities" listing.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on March 5, 1970
Reference number
70000199
Architectural styles
Victorian: Queen Anne; Victorian: Romanesque
Areas of significance
Engineering; Transportation; Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic function
Rail-related
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
1854; 1887
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 2
Contributing structures: 1

Tags 

19th Century (37,680)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1854 (331)
Built during 1850s (4,682)
Chatham County, Georgia (82)
Georgia (3,070)
Granite (5,090)
Private owner (54,398)
Queen Anne (5,122)
Railroad (1,925)
Railroad facility (182)
Romanesque (2,721)
Savannah, Georgia (41)
Stucco (7,816)
Victorian (19,697)
William Morrill Wadley (1)

Update Log 

  • May 23, 2016: Updated by Jim Allen: added description
  • April 9, 2016: Updated by Jim Allen: Fixed coordinates
  • June 2, 2015: Photo imported by Michael Miller

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