Orange station (NJT)

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Orange
ORANGE STATION, ESSEX COUNTY, NJ.jpg
Owned by New Jersey Transit
Line(s)
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 3
Connections NJT Bus NJT Bus: 21, 41, 71, 73, 79, and 92
Intercity Bus Community Coach: 77
Local Transit ONE Bus: 24, 44
Construction
Bicycle facilities Y
Other information
Fare zone 4[1]
Traffic
Passengers (2012) 1,198 (average weekday)[2]
Services
Preceding station   NJT logo.svg NJ Transit Rail   Following station
toward Gladstone
Gladstone Branch
toward Hackettstown
Morristown Line
Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
toward Buffalo
Main Line
toward Hoboken
Orange Station
Orange station (NJT) is located in Essex County, New Jersey
Orange station (NJT)
Orange station (NJT) is located in New Jersey
Orange station (NJT)
Orange station (NJT) is located in the US
Orange station (NJT)
Location 73 Lincoln Avenue, Orange, New Jersey
Coordinates 40°46′18″N 74°14′2″W / 40.77167°N 74.23389°W / 40.77167; -74.23389Coordinates: 40°46′18″N 74°14′2″W / 40.77167°N 74.23389°W / 40.77167; -74.23389
Area 4.5 acres (1.8 ha)
Built 1918
Architect Nies,F. J.
Architectural style Renaissance
MPS Operating Passenger Railroad Stations TR
NRHP Reference # 84002665[3]
Added to NRHP June 22, 1984

Orange is a New Jersey Transit station in Orange, Essex County, New Jersey, United States, along the Morris & Essex Lines (formerly Erie Lackawanna Railway). Service is available via the Kearny Connection to Secaucus Junction and Penn Station in Midtown Manhattan and to Hoboken Terminal. Passengers can transfer at Newark Broad Street or Summit to reach the other destination if necessary.

The brick station and nearby freight terminal was built in 1918. The station building has been listed in the state and federal registers of historic places since 1984 and is part of the Operating Passenger Railroad Stations Thematic Resource.[4][5]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Morris and Essex Timetables" (PDF). Newark, New Jersey: New Jersey Transit Rail Operations. November 7, 2010. Retrieved November 27, 2010. 
  2. ^ "QUARTERLY RIDERSHIP TRENDS ANALYSIS". New Jersey Transit. Archived from the original (PDF) on December 27, 2012. Retrieved January 4, 2013. 
  3. ^ National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  4. ^ "New Jersey and National Registers of Historic Places". New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection - Historic Preservation Office. Retrieved 7 January 2015. 
  5. ^ Orange New Jersey Transit Railroad Station Survey
Dover-bound train approaches, in April 2015

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