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Thomaston Historical Society

Railroad Depot, Thomaston, 1871

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Railroad Depot, Thomaston, 1871
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Description

In 1871 when the Knox and Lincoln Railroad was built through Thomaston, the decision was made to keep the General Knox Farmhouse for use as a train depot. It was modified throughout the years for this use.

The Farmhouse was constructed in 1796/7 for use as a farmhouse for General Knox's employees.

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