Clayton Railroad Station

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Clayton Railroad Station
Clayton Railroad Station is located in Delaware
Clayton Railroad Station
Clayton Railroad Station is located in the US
Clayton Railroad Station
Location Bassett St., Clayton, Delaware
Coordinates 39°17′28″N 75°38′0″W / 39.29111°N 75.63333°W / 39.29111; -75.63333Coordinates: 39°17′28″N 75°38′0″W / 39.29111°N 75.63333°W / 39.29111; -75.63333
Area 0.3 acres (0.12 ha)
Built c. 1855 (1855)
Architectural style Italianate
NRHP reference # 86003066[1]
Added to NRHP November 6, 1986

Clayton Railroad Station is a historic railway station located at Clayton, Kent County, Delaware. It was built about 1855, and is a one-story, five bay, brick, Italianate-style building. It as a low hip roof which extends about three feet from the building forming an overhang. It was built by the Delaware Railroad and remained in use as a passenger service into the 1950s. It later housed an antique shop.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Susanne N. Fox (August 1986). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Clayton Railroad Station" (PDF). National Park Service.  and Accompanying seven photos