Connellsville Union Passenger Depot, also known as the Connellsville Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Station, is a historic railway station located at Connellsville, Fayette County, Pennsylvania. It was built between 1911 and 1912 by the Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad and Western Maryland Railway. It is a 1 1/2-story, rectangular brick building measuring 109 feet by 28 feet. It features a three-story tower, wide overhanging eaves, and hipped roofs on the building and tower covered in blue-green Spanish terra cotta tiles. It is in an American Craftsman style of architecture. It ceased use as a passenger station in 1939, after which it housed a car dealership and auto parts store. It was purchased by the Youghiogheny Opalescent Glass Company in the spring of 1995.
Connellsville Union Passenger Depot
|Location||900 W. Crawford Ave., Connellsville, Pennsylvania|
|Coordinates||40°0′59″N 79°35′58″W / 40.01639°N 79.59944°WCoordinates: 40°0′59″N 79°35′58″W / 40.01639°N 79.59944°W|
|Area||less than one acre|
|Built by||Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad; Western Maryland Railroad|
|NRHP reference No.||96000319|
|Added to NRHP||March 29, 1996|
It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1996.
- ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. July 9, 2010.
- ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania". CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System. Archived from the original (Searchable database) on 2007-07-21. Retrieved 2012-01-23. Note: This includes Clinton E. Piper (September 1995). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Connellsville Union Passenger Depot" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-01-23.
|Preceding station||New York Central Railroad||Following station|
|Preceding station||Western Maryland Railway||Following station|
|Terminus||Cumberland – Connellsville||Indian Creek|