Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Freight House (Chariton, Iowa)

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Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Freight House-Chariton
NRHP 03000836 Chicago Burlington and Quincy Freight House - Chariton Iowa - 10-2-2016-4851.jpg
Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Freight House (Chariton, Iowa) is located in Iowa
Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Freight House (Chariton, Iowa)
Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Freight House (Chariton, Iowa) is located in the US
Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Freight House (Chariton, Iowa)
Location NW Junction of Auburn and Brookdale, Chariton, Iowa
Coordinates 41°1′6.59″N 93°18′31.14″W / 41.0184972°N 93.3086500°W / 41.0184972; -93.3086500Coordinates: 41°1′6.59″N 93°18′31.14″W / 41.0184972°N 93.3086500°W / 41.0184972; -93.3086500
Area 3700 ft²
Built 1904
NRHP reference # 03000836[1]
Added to NRHP 28 August 2003

The Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Freight House is an historic building located in Chariton, Iowa, United States. Chariton was a wholesale and distribution center for southern Iowa when the Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Railroad built the freight house in 1904.[2] It reflected the town's importance as a division point for the railroad. The structure contains 3,700 square feet (340 m2) of interior space.[2] The depot was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2003.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ a b Oltrogge, Sarah. "Properties Listed on National Register of Historic Places Earn Recognition". State Historical Society of Iowa. Archived from the original on 19 December 2013. Retrieved 30 May 2012.