Plattsburgh station

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Plattsburgh
Train stationpburgh.jpg
Station building, view from the tracks
Location Bridge & Dock Streets
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Line(s) Canadian Pacific Railway
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 1
Other information
Station code Amtrak code: PLB
History
Opened 1886 [1]
Traffic
Passengers (2015) 13,989[2]Increase 3.95%
Services
Preceding station   BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg Amtrak   Following station
toward Montreal
Adirondack
D & H Railroad Complex
Plattsburgh station is located in New York
Plattsburgh station
Plattsburgh station is located in the US
Plattsburgh station
Location Plattsburgh, New York, USA
Coordinates 44°41′51″N 73°26′43″W / 44.69750°N 73.44528°W / 44.69750; -73.44528Coordinates: 44°41′51″N 73°26′43″W / 44.69750°N 73.44528°W / 44.69750; -73.44528
Area 18 acres (7.3 ha)
Built 1886
Architect Fuller & Wheeler
Architectural style Late Victorian
MPS Plattsburgh City MRA
NRHP Reference # 82001102[3]
Added to NRHP November 12, 1982

Plattsburgh is an Amtrak intercity train station in Plattsburgh, New York. Two trains, one in each direction, serve Plattsburgh daily, taking passengers north towards Montreal and south towards New York City on the Adirondack line.

The Plattsburgh station was opened in 1886, previously used as a Delaware and Hudson Railway Depot,[4] and was designed by Albany architects Fuller & Wheeler,[5] in the French Provincial style. It has been listed under the National Register of Historic Places since November 12, 1982.[6] Currently Amtrak only uses a small office downstairs at track level while the above space holds law offices, a media production business, and financial investment offices.

Station layout[edit]

The station has one low-level side platform on the west side of the track.

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Platform level
Street level Exit/entrance and station house
Side platform, doors will open on the left or right
Track 1 Adirondack toward New York City (Port Kent)
Adirondack toward Montreal (Rouses Point)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Existing Railroad Stations in New York State (Clinton County)
  2. ^ "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2015, State of New York" (PDF). Amtrak. November 2015. Retrieved 6 February 2016. 
  3. ^ National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  4. ^ Plattsburgh Station (PLB): Great American Stations (Amtrak)
  5. ^ Potter, Janet Greenstein (1996). Great American Railroad Sations. New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. p. 177. ISBN 978-0471143895. 
  6. ^ Clinton County Listings at the National Register of Historic Places

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