Buffalo, Rochester and Pittsburgh Railway Station (Orchard Park, New York)
Buffalo, Rochester and Pittsburgh Railway Station
|Location||395 South Lincoln Avenue, Orchard Park, New York|
|Area||less than one acre|
|Architect||BR&P Railroad; Richardson, H.H.|
|NRHP Reference #||07000871|
|Added to NRHP||August 30, 2007|
The property includes the passenger depot and brick freight house both constructed in 1911, tracks, a concrete bumper post, a semiphore signal, a portion of the entrance drive, and four period rail cars. The station's plan is based largely on one designed by Henry Hobson Richardson for the 1884 station at Auburndale, Massachusetts.
When the Buffalo, Rochester and Pittsburgh Railway (BR&P) was acquired by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, Orchard Park Station became a B&O station. The station terminated passenger service in the 1950s before the merger between B&O and C&O into the Chessie System. Freight service operated from Orchard Park until 1979. The station was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2007.
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09.
- James Slominski (April 2007). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Buffalo, Rochester and Pittsburgh Railway Station". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2009-06-14.See also: "Accompanying photos".
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|Preceding station||Baltimore and Ohio||Following station|
|Buffalo, Rochester and Pittsburgh Railway||
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