Old Platte Clove Post Office

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Old Platte Clove Post Office
Old Platte Clove Post Office is located in New York
Old Platte Clove Post Office
Nearest city Elka Park, New York
Coordinates 42°8′2″N 74°5′18″W / 42.13389°N 74.08833°W / 42.13389; -74.08833Coordinates: 42°8′2″N 74°5′18″W / 42.13389°N 74.08833°W / 42.13389; -74.08833
Area less than one acre
Built 1885
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 05000637[1]
Added to NRHP June 30, 2005

Old Platte Clove Post Office is a historic post office building located at Elka Park in Greene County, New York. It was built about 1885 and is a light wood balloon frame Victorian-era "T" shaped structure that served a residence and post office. It was used as a residence and post office from 1888 to 1911.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2005.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ William E. Krattinger (undated). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Old Platte Clove Post Office". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-05-08.  See also: "Accompanying five photos".