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Station:  Horton, MI (Jackson County)

LSMS Horton MI DepotLSMS Horton MI DepotHorton was settled in southwest Jackson County about 1832. A flour mill was built here in 1842 and the village patted in 1844. The town was called Baldwin Hills and Baldwin's but renamed Horton i 1874.

It was a station on the Jackson & Fort Wayn railroad line about four miles northeast of Hanover.

Photo Info/Credit: Top, an old photo of the Lake Shore & Michigan Southern depot at Horton. [Alan Loftis collection]. 2nd photo, a 2003 view of the depot, now used as a party store. [Alan Loftis]