Avon station (Erie Railroad)

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Avon Station.jpg
The former Avon station in January 2015
Location100 West Main Street (US 20), Avon, New York 14414
Coordinates42°54′51″N 77°44′53″W / 42.914109°N 77.748003°W / 42.914109; -77.748003Coordinates: 42°54′51″N 77°44′53″W / 42.914109°N 77.748003°W / 42.914109; -77.748003
Line(s)Rochester Division
Rochester Branch
Mount Morris Branch
Attica Branch
Platforms1 side platform
Other information
Station code3943[1]
Former services
Preceding station Erie Railroad Following station
McQueens Rochester Division Terminus
toward Rochester
Rochester Branch
Terminus Mount Morris Branch Ashantee
toward Dunkirk
Attica Branch Terminus

Avon is a historic railroad station in Avon, New York. It opened in 1865 and the existing structure was completed in 1879.[2][incomplete short citation] Passenger service was provided by the Erie Railroad and from 1907 until 1941; this included electric passenger trains which traveled to Rochester station.[3][4]



  1. ^ "List of Station Names and Numbers". Jersey City, New Jersey: Erie Railroad. May 1, 1916. Retrieved June 28, 2015.
  2. ^ Seeley 1977, p. 185.
  3. ^ "Avon, New York". Western New York Railroad Archive. Rochester & Genessee Valley Railroad Museum. Retrieved October 27, 2011.[permanent dead link]
  4. ^ "Rochester-Mount Morris Electrification". Don Ross Group.

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