Entranceway at Main Street at Darwin Drive

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Entranceway at Main Street at Darwin Drive
Entranceway at Main Street at Darwin Drive Apr 10.JPG
Entranceway at Main Street at Darwin Drive, April 2010
Entranceway at Main Street at Darwin Drive is located in New York
Entranceway at Main Street at Darwin Drive
Location Main St., jct. with Darwin Drive, Amherst, New York
Coordinates 42°57′41.98″N 78°46′42.04″W / 42.9616611°N 78.7783444°W / 42.9616611; -78.7783444Coordinates: 42°57′41.98″N 78°46′42.04″W / 42.9616611°N 78.7783444°W / 42.9616611; -78.7783444
Built 1927
Architect Burkhardt, Charles S.
Governing body Local
MPS Suburban Development of Buffalo, New York MPS
NRHP Reference #

09000554

[1]
Added to NRHP July 23, 2009

Entranceway at Main Street at Darwin Drive is a suburban residential subdivision entranceway and street furniture built about 1927 by developer Charles S. Burkhardt. It is located on Main Street (New York State Route 5) in the town of Amherst within Erie County. It consists of two matching sets of stone sculptures set on either side of the drive. It also includes the painted metal street sign post.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2009.[1]

See also[edit]

Entranceway at Main Street at High Park Boulevard

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places Listings". Weekly List of Actions Taken on Properties: 7/20/09 through 7/24/09. National Park Service. 2009-07-31. 
  2. ^ Daniel McEneny (October 2008). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Entranceway at Main Street at Darwin Drive". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-02-14.  See also: "Accompanying two photos".