Hamlet (Amtrak station)
|Historic Hamlet Depot & Museum|
|Address||2 West Main Street, Hamlet NC 28345|
|Structure type||Historic Railroad Depot and Museum|
|Platforms||1 side platform|
|Owned by||City of Hamlet, NC|
|Passengers (2013)||4,882 1.2%|
Seaboard Air Line Passenger Depot
|Location||2 Main Street
Hamlet, North Carolina
|Architectural style||Queen Anne|
|NRHP Reference #||71000617|
|Added to NRHP||November 19, 1971|
The Hamlet Amtrak Station, located in Hamlet, North Carolina, is served by the Silver Star passenger train. It is located at East Main Street and North Bridges Street, and is located in the heart of historic downtown Hamlet.
Hamlet Station was originally built in 1900 by the Seaboard Air Line Railroad as both a passenger station and a division headquarters. It was originally called the Seaboard Air Line Passenger Depot and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on November 19, 1971. Between 2001 and 2004 the entire Queen Anne-style station house was moved across a set of tracks for safety, and converted into a museum by the North Carolina Department of Transportation.
- "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2013, State of North Carolina" (PDF). Amtrak. November 2013. Retrieved 3 December 2013.
- Richmond County Listings on the National Register of Historic Places (Building #71000617)
- Hamlet Station Improvements (NCDOT)
Media related to Hamlet (Amtrak station) at Wikimedia Commons
- Amtrak – Stations – Hamlet, NC
- Hamlet Amtrak Station (USA Rail Guide -- Train Web)
- Hamlet, NC (HAM) (Amtrak's Great American Stations)
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