Attleboro (MBTA station)

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ATTLEBORO
Attleboro, MA, train station.jpg
Northbound view along tracks
Station statistics
Address 75 South Main Street
Attleboro, MA 02703-2906
Coordinates 41°56′29″N 71°17′06″W / 41.9413°N 71.2849°W / 41.9413; -71.2849
Line(s)
Connections GATRA
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 4
Parking 796 spaces
Bicycle facilities 28 spaces
Other information
Opened 1906-1908
Electrified 11 December 2000
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Owned by MBTA
Fare zone 7
Traffic
Northbound and Southbound Stations
Location 1 and 3 Mill St., Attleboro, Massachusetts
Built 1906
Architectural style Other, Romanesque, Richardsonian Romanesque
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 88003128[1]
Added to NRHP January 5, 1989
Services
Preceding station   MBTA.svg MBTA   Following station
Providence/Stoughton Line

Attleboro is a commuter rail station on the MBTA's Providence/Stoughton Line located in Attleboro, Massachusetts.The two station buildings were originally built in 1906 and 1908 by the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad.[2] Later in the 20th Century, the station was both an MBTA and Amtrak station, serving Amtrak's Cape Codder until June 1989.[3] On January 5, 1989 the station buildings were added to the National Register of Historic Places.[4] The southbound station is no longer in use as a station, and has been rented out as office space.

Nearby destinations[edit]

Capron Park Zoo left onto Wall Street. Left on Route 123/County Street. 3/4 mile on the right at 201 County Street.

GATRA Bus Connections[edit]

  • Route 10 - Attleboro to North Attleboro
  • Route 12 - South Attleboro to Attleboro
  • Route 14 - Attleboro to Plainville
  • Route 15 - Oak Hill
  • Route 16 - Seekonk to Attleboro
  • Route 18 - Attleboro, Norton, and Taunton

NOTE: No buses on Sundays

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External links[edit]

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