Union Railway Car Barn

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Union Railway Car Barn
Union Railway Car Barn, 613-621 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA - IMG 4560.JPG
Union Railway Car Barn is located in Massachusetts
Union Railway Car Barn
Location Cambridge, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°22′19″N 71°5′13″W / 42.37194°N 71.08694°W / 42.37194; -71.08694Coordinates: 42°22′19″N 71°5′13″W / 42.37194°N 71.08694°W / 42.37194; -71.08694
Built 1869
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Greek Revival
Governing body Private
MPS Cambridge MRA
NRHP Reference #


Added to NRHP April 13, 1982

The Union Railway Car Barn is an historic building at 613-621 Cambridge Street in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The large brick building was built in 1869 to house the horse-drawn streetcars of the Union Railway Company. It is the only surviving car barn of three built by the company in Cambridge.[2]

The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ "MACRIS inventory record for Union Railway Carbarn". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-03-24.