Oklahoma's National Register of Historic Places

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ID Number 94001507
Historic Name DAVIS SANTE FE DEPOT
Description of Significance THE SANTA FE DEPOT IN DAVIS IS THE ONLY PROPERTY IN THE COMMUNITY THAT IS REPRESENTATIVE OF THE IMPACT THAT THE RAILROAD HAD ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF SETTLEMENT, ECONOMICS, COMMERCE, AND TRANSPORTATION IN THE AREA. IT IS THE ONLY EXTANT DEPOT IN MURRAY COUNTY THAT RETAINS ITS INTEGRITY. THE DAVIS DEPOT IS A STANDARD, VERNACULAR, COMBINATION DEPOT WITH ITALIANATE FEATURES. BUILT IN 1908, THE DEPOT MEASURES 24 FEET BY 145 FEET AND IS A FAIRLY LARGE STATION DESIGNED TO SERVE FREIGHT AND PASSENGER DEMANDS. IT IS A SINGLE-STORY BUILDING CLAD IN WEATHERBOARD WITH A GABLED SLATE ROOF. ONLY MINOR ALTERATIONS HAVE BEEN MADE TO THE ORIGINAL BUILDING. LISTED IN NATIONAL REGISTER 12/29/1994.
Current Name ARBUCKLE HISTORICAL MUSEUM
Address 12 MAIN ST
City DAVIS
County MURRAY
Lot
Block
Current Section
Township
Range
Type BUILDING
Historic Function TRANSPORTATION: RAIL-RELATED
Current Function RECREATION AND CULTURE: MUSEUM
Area Signficance 1 ARCHITECTURE
Area Significance 2 TRANSPORTATION
Date Prepared 7/29/94
Year Built 1908
Original Site YES
Architect/Builder UNKNOWN
Architectural Style ITALIANATE
Roof Material SLATE
Wall Material WOOD: WEATHERBOARD
Window Material WOOD
Door Material WOOD
Decorative Details EAVE BRACKETS, TWO CORBELLED BRICK CHIMNEYS
Condition GOOD
Comments
Restricted N