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Sparta, Kentucky Sparta, Kentucky
L & N Depot, Sparta Sparta Depot
Thanks to Jamie Cobb for this one

 

Sparta, Kentucky Sparta, Kentucky
L&N Water Tower
looking toward Glencoe
L&N Water Tower
 same tower, from the hilltop

 

Sparta, Kentucky

Sparta - Liberty (Sanders) Railroad Ticket, 1883

 

Sparta, Kentucky Sparta, Kentucky

 Sparta Depot, c. 1973

 

Sparta, Kentucky Sparta, Kentucky Sparta, Kentucky
L & N Section Gang,
June, 1896
 from the January, 1928
 issue of the L&N Magazine
L & N Railroad Workers
These are railroad workers
believed to be from Walton,
probably along Eagle Creek
 in Gallatin County. 
The L&N Agency Employees
at Sparta, May, 1930

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The L and N Timetable, Jan 18, 1902, is here. Timetable for the L&N at Sparta, 1879, here.
“John J. Brock, who was killed by the accident on the Short-line railroad last Friday, was on his way to
Cincinnati for the purpose of buying machinery for his mill at Sparta, Owen county, Kentucky. He had
two thousand dollars in his pocket.” Courier-Journal, February 27, 1872
The L & N Historical Society is here. There's an L & N discussion group on Yahoo, here.

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