Washington station (New Jersey) Article

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WASHINGTON
Washington DL&W station.jpg
The former station site of the Washington station as seen from the former freight platform.
Location81 Railroad Avenue, Washington, Warren County, New Jersey 07882
Line(s)Old Main Line
Hampton Branch
Phillipsburg Branch
History
Opened1854 [1]
Closed1966
Rebuilt1900
Former services
Preceding station Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad Following station
Oxford Furnace
toward Portland
Old Main Line Port Murray
Stewartsville Phillipsburg Branch Terminus
Changewater
toward Hampton
Hampton Branch
Washington Railroad Station
This is the freight platform of the Washington Railroad Station.jpg
The site of the former freight platform.
Washington station (New Jersey) is located in Warren County, New Jersey
Washington station (New Jersey)
Washington station (New Jersey) is located in New Jersey
Washington station (New Jersey)
Washington station (New Jersey) is located in the United States
Washington station (New Jersey)
LocationRailroad Avenue, Washington, New Jersey
Coordinates 40°45′30″N 74°58′6″W / 40.75833°N 74.96833°W / 40.75833; -74.96833
WASHINGTON STATION (NEW JERSEY) Latitude and Longitude:

40°45′30″N 74°58′6″W / 40.75833°N 74.96833°W / 40.75833; -74.96833
Arealess than one acre
Built1900
ArchitectDelaware Lackawanna & Western R.R.
NRHP reference # 79001532 [2]
NJRHP #2794 [3]
Significant dates
Added to NRHPJuly 3, 1979
Designated NJRHPMarch 29, 1979

Washington station was a train station in Washington, New Jersey. The station was built in 1900 and added to the National Register of Historic Places on July 3, 1979, as Washington Railroad Station. The station was demolished in 1982. [4] [5]

See also

References

  1. ^ Davis, J.M. "Letter to the New York Chapter of the Railway and Locomotive Historical Society" (PDF). The Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad Company. p. 8. Retrieved September 27, 2018.
  2. ^ National Park Service (March 13, 2009). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  3. ^ "New Jersey and National Registers of Historic Places – Warren County" (PDF). New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection – Historic Preservation Office. July 7, 2009. p. 19. Retrieved March 23, 2010.
  4. ^ "Washington, NJ – Then & Now". Garden State Model Railway Club. Retrieved September 16, 2010.
  5. ^ http://history.gsmrrclub.org/history17.html