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I Remember Trenton – Of Depots and Cabooses

By Rex Burress
Not only have many grand old houses succumbed to the ravages of time, but half a hundred years ago Trenton still had a grand depot and cabooses trailed along on the end of a train.
Trenton still has a remnant of a depot, but nothing like the spacious, yellow-brown building that once stood along the Rock Island Railroad tracks down at “the levee.” There was space for

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