Greeley Union Pacific Railroad Depot

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Greeley Union Pacific Railroad Depot
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Greeley Union Pacific Railroad Depot is located in Colorado
Greeley Union Pacific Railroad Depot
Greeley Union Pacific Railroad Depot is located in the US
Greeley Union Pacific Railroad Depot
Location Jct. of 7th Ave. and 9th St., Greeley, Colorado
Coordinates 40°25′27″N 104°41′17″W / 40.42417°N 104.68806°W / 40.42417; -104.68806Coordinates: 40°25′27″N 104°41′17″W / 40.42417°N 104.68806°W / 40.42417; -104.68806
Built 1930
Architect Gilbert Stanley Underwood; Mead and Mount Construction Co.
Architectural style Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
NRHP Reference # 93001180
Added to NRHP November 4, 1993[1]

Greeley Union Pacific Railroad Depot, located at 902 7th Avenue, Greeley, Colorado, is a former railway station for the Union Pacific Railway. It was designed by Gilbert Stanley Underwood.

Amtrak's San Francisco Zephyr served Greeley until 1983, when Amtrak re-routed the Zephyr off the Union Pacific's Overland Route and on to the Denver & Rio Grande Western main line. This move also ended all service in Wyoming. Service resumed in 1991 when Amtrak started running the Pioneer through Wyoming, but then ended again with the cancellation of the Pioneer in 1997.[2] Greeley was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1993.[1]

The building now serves as an office for the Greeley Convention & Visitors Bureau.

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Jantzen, Kim (May 10, 1991). "Amtrak will travel through Wyoming again". Deseret News. Retrieved 2010-10-01. 

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