Delaware and Hudson Railroad Passenger Station (Altamont, New York)

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Delaware and Hudson Railroad Passenger Station
Delaware and Hudson Railroad Passenger Station Altamont NY Feb 11.jpg
Delaware and Hudson Railroad Passenger Station, February 2011
Delaware and Hudson Railroad Passenger Station (Altamont, New York) is located in New York
Delaware and Hudson Railroad Passenger Station (Altamont, New York)
Delaware and Hudson Railroad Passenger Station (Altamont, New York) is located in the US
Delaware and Hudson Railroad Passenger Station (Altamont, New York)
Location Main St. and the Delaware and Hudson RR, Altamont, New York
Coordinates 42°42′3″N 74°1′59″W / 42.70083°N 74.03306°W / 42.70083; -74.03306Coordinates: 42°42′3″N 74°1′59″W / 42.70083°N 74.03306°W / 42.70083; -74.03306
Area 1.5 acres (0.61 ha)
Built 1887
Architect Delaware & Hudson Railroad
NRHP Reference # 71000524[1]
Added to NRHP August 12, 1971

The Delaware and Hudson Railroad Passenger Station in Altamont, New York, which has also been known as Altamont Village Hall, is a structure that was built in 1887 by the Delaware and Hudson Railroad.[2] It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1971.[1]

It is a contributing property in the Altamont Historic District, an 11-acre (4.5 ha) historic district in Guilderland, New York.[3] The station has been the headquarters of the Altamont Free Library since August 2012.[4]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Chester H. Liebs (July 1970). "National Register of Historic Places Registration:Delaware and Hudson Railroad Passenger Station". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-03-01.  See also: "Accompanying two photos". 
  3. ^ Larson, Neil G. (June 14, 1982), National Register of Historic Places Multiple Property Documentation: Guilderland Town Multiple Resource Area (pdf), National Park Service  (incomplete copy, missing many continuation pages in section 8)
  4. ^ History of the Library (Altamont Free Library)