Newton (Amtrak station)
North side of depot in 2007
|Address||414 North Main Street
Newton, KS, 67114
|Platforms||1 side platform, 1 island platform|
|Owned by||Crossroads Lumber Co., Inc.|
|Passengers (2013)||14,564 3.1%|
Santa Fe Depot (a.k.a. Newton Station)
Map of the Kansas
|Location||Newton, Kansas, USA|
|Architect||E.H. Harrison & M. R. Stauffer|
|Architectural style||Tudor Revival|
|NRHP Reference #||85000735|
|Added to NRHP||1985|
The station was originally built in a Tudor Revival style by Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway in 1929, and was modeled after William Shakespeare's house in Stratford-on-Avon. Newton Station was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1985.
- Bethel College, north 1.9 miles (3.1 km) in North Newton.
- Hesston College, northwest 8.4 miles (13.5 km) in Hesston.
- Tabor College, northeast 24.7 miles (39.8 km) in Hillsboro.
- Wichita State University, south 25.2 miles (40.6 km) in Wichita.
1915 Railroad Map of Harvey County
- "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2013, State of Kansas" (PDF). Amtrak. November 2013. Retrieved 3 December 2013.
- Harvey County Listings on the National Register of Historic Places
- Amtrak – Stations – Newton, KS
- Newton Amtrak Station (USA Rail Guide -- Train Web)
- 1930 station history, specialcollections.wichita.edu
- Newton, KS (NEW) (Amtrak's Great American Stations)
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