Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad Station

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Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad Station
Grand Concourse Pitts inside jeh.JPG
Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad Station is located in Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad Station
Location Smithfield St. at Carson St., Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°26′1″N 80°0′14″W / 40.43361°N 80.00389°W / 40.43361; -80.00389Coordinates: 40°26′1″N 80°0′14″W / 40.43361°N 80.00389°W / 40.43361; -80.00389
Area less than one acre
Built 1898
Architect Burns,William George
Architectural style Classical Revival, Edwardian
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 74001743[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP January 11, 1974
Designated CPHS March 15, 1974[2]
Designated PHLF 1970[3]
The Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad Station at the base of Mt. Washington, c.1905

The Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad Station (now the Grand Concourse Restaurant in Station Square Plaza) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is a building from 1898. Into the 1960s the station was a hub station for the passenger rail operations of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974.[1][4]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ "Local Historic Designations". Pittsburgh: Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation. Retrieved 2011-08-11. 
  3. ^ Historic Landmark Plaques 1968-2009. Pittsburgh, PA: Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation. 2010. Retrieved 2011-08-05. 
  4. ^ "Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad Station". National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. 1971. Retrieved January 23, 2014. 

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