Alderson (Amtrak station)

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Alderson
Alderson WV Depot - Trackside.jpg
Trackside view of the depot.
Station statistics
Address 1 C&O Plaza
Railroad Avenue and Greenbrier Street
Alderson, WV
Coordinates 37°43′27″N 80°38′40″W / 37.72417°N 80.64444°W / 37.72417; -80.64444Coordinates: 37°43′27″N 80°38′40″W / 37.72417°N 80.64444°W / 37.72417; -80.64444
Line(s)
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 2
Other information
Station code ALD
Traffic
Passengers (2013) 586[1] Decrease 2.8%
Services
Preceding station   BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg Amtrak   Following station
toward Chicago
Cardinal

Alderson Station is an Amtrak station in Alderson, West Virginia, served by the Cardinal. It is located at 1 C&O Plaza, and functions as a request stop. The station is a contributing property within the Alderson Historic District, which has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places since November 12, 1993.[2]

Between December 4, 2001 and the second half of 2004, service to the station was suspended, partially due to painting that changed the station from white to orange.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2013, State of West Virginia" (PDF). Amtrak. November 2013. Retrieved 3 December 2013. 
  2. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 

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