Barney’s Matchbook Cover
September 22, 2016 – 12:07 am | 3 Comments

Locals know Barney’s Corner as a gas station, but early on it was much, much more.
I believe this matchbook cover comes from around the 1940s. Back then there was food and dance.
Barney was Keith Malcom’s brother …

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Eatonville Train Depot

Submitted by on February 5, 2014 – 6:52 pm2 Comments
Morton Train Depot - identical to Eatonville's design

Morton Train Depot – identical to Eatonville’s design

Years back Eatonville had a train depot — and I believe the bottom story is now the Country Real Estate building on the corner of Washington St. and Center St. But when it was still operating as a depot, it looked identical to Morton’s train depot.

This picture was taken by Rich Williams around 2003 before the depot was moved (near the Moose Lodge).

To learn more about the Morton Depot and its restoration process, just click HERE.

Photo courtesy of Rich and Ruthie Williams.

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2 Comments »

  • Rich Williams says:

    Hi Diane,

    The Tacoma Eastern/Chicago Milwaukee train depot in Eatonville was on the southeastern corner of Center Street East and Madison Avenue across from the entry to the new Eatonville School District bus garage. If you look in the book “Rails to Paradise” the author has the original blueprints to this depot. We wish the Town of Eatonville had made an effort to save it.

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