Starlight Station, New York, Ontario, and Western Railway

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Starlight Station, New York, Ontario, and Western Railway
O&W Depot, Starlight PA.JPG
Starlight Station, New York, Ontario, and Western Railway is located in Pennsylvania
Starlight Station, New York, Ontario, and Western Railway
Starlight Station, New York, Ontario, and Western Railway is located in the US
Starlight Station, New York, Ontario, and Western Railway
Location O & W Rd. NE of Depot Hill Rd, Starlight, Buckingham Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 41°54′14″N 75°19′46″W / 41.90389°N 75.32944°W / 41.90389; -75.32944Coordinates: 41°54′14″N 75°19′46″W / 41.90389°N 75.32944°W / 41.90389; -75.32944
Area 3.2 acres (1.3 ha)
Built 1889
Architectural style Late Victorian
NRHP Reference # 01000925[1]
Added to NRHP August 30, 2001

Starlight Station, New York, Ontario, and Western Railway, also known as Buckingham Township Municipal Building, is a historic railway station located at Buckingham Township, Wayne County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1889, by the New York, Ontario and Western Railway. It is a two-story, rectangular wood frame building with a moderately pitched hipped roof. It features complex patterned wood siding. It ceased use as a railway station, after which it housed a post office. About 1976, the building was renovated for use as a municipal building.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2001.[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. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Mary Curtis (April 2001). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Starlight Station, New York, Ontario, and Western Railway" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-06-06.