Entranceway at Main Street at Darwin Drive

Entranceway at Main Street at Darwin Drive is a suburban residential subdivision entranceway and street furniture built about 1927 by developer Charles S. Burkhardt. It is located on Main Street (New York State Route 5) in the town of Amherst within Erie County. It consists of two matching sets of stone sculptures set on either side of the drive. It also includes the painted metal street sign post.[2]

Entranceway at Main Street at Darwin Drive
Entranceway at Main Street at Darwin Drive Apr 10.JPG
Entranceway at Main Street at Darwin Drive, April 2010
Entranceway at Main Street at Darwin Drive is located in New York
Entranceway at Main Street at Darwin Drive
Entranceway at Main Street at Darwin Drive is located in the United States
Entranceway at Main Street at Darwin Drive
LocationMain St., jct. with Darwin Drive, Amherst, New York
Coordinates42°57′41.98″N 78°46′42.04″W / 42.9616611°N 78.7783444°W / 42.9616611; -78.7783444Coordinates: 42°57′41.98″N 78°46′42.04″W / 42.9616611°N 78.7783444°W / 42.9616611; -78.7783444
Built1927
ArchitectBurkhardt, Charles S.
MPSSuburban Development of Buffalo, New York MPS
NRHP reference No.09000554 [1]
Added to NRHPJuly 23, 2009

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2009.[1]

See alsoEdit

Entranceway at Main Street at High Park Boulevard

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places Listings". Weekly List of Actions Taken on Properties: 7/20/09 through 7/24/09. National Park Service. 2009-07-31.
  2. ^ "Cultural Resource Information System (CRIS)". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Archived from the original (Searchable database) on 2019-04-04. Retrieved 2016-07-01. Note: This includes Daniel McEneny (October 2008). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Entranceway at Main Street at Darwin Drive" (PDF). Retrieved 2016-07-01. and Accompanying two photographs