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Gladstone is a New Jersey Transit station in Peapack-Gladstone, Somerset County, New Jersey, United States. It is the western terminus of the Gladstone Branch of the Morris and Essex line. A yard is to the east of the station.

Gladstone
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LocationMain Street,
Gladstone, New Jersey
Owned byNew Jersey Transit
Platforms1 side platform
Tracks3
Construction
ParkingYes
Bicycle facilitiesYes
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Station code722 (Delaware, Lackawanna and Western)[1]
Fare zone18
History
OpenedOctober 1890[2]
Key dates
July 1, 1981Station agency closed[3]
Traffic
Passengers (2017)121 (average weekday)[4][5]
Services
Preceding station NJT logo.svg NJ Transit Following station
Terminus Gladstone Branch Peapack
Former services
Preceding station Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad Following station
Terminus Gladstone Branch Peapack
toward Hoboken
Gladstone Station
EL Gladstone, N.J. Station on April 25, 1970.jpg
Gladstone station in April 1970.
LocationGladstone, New Jersey
Coordinates40°43′13″N 74°39′59″W / 40.72028°N 74.66639°W / 40.72028; -74.66639Coordinates: 40°43′13″N 74°39′59″W / 40.72028°N 74.66639°W / 40.72028; -74.66639
Area1 acre (0.4 ha)
Built1890
Architectural styleQueen Anne
MPSOperating Passenger Railroad Stations TR
NRHP reference #84002792[6]
NJRHP #2577[7]
Significant dates
Added to NRHPJune 22, 1984
Designated NJRHPMarch 17, 1984
Location

The original 1891 wood station and freight station remains in service. The head house has been on the state and federal registers of historic places since 1984,[8] listed as part of the Operating Passenger Railroad Stations Thematic Resource.[9][10]

Contents

Station layoutEdit

The station has a 4-car high-level side platform platform and ADA ramp.

Ground/
platform level
Street level Station building, ticket machine and parking
Side platform, doors will open on the left or right
Track 1      Gladstone Branch termination track
     Gladstone Branch toward Summit, Hoboken or New York (Peapack)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "List of Station Numbers". Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad. 1952. p. 2. Retrieved June 2, 2019.
  2. ^ Stuart, Sandy (April 26, 1990). "Competing Railroads Pulled Into Peapack 100 Years Ago Last week". The Bernardsville News. p. 3. Retrieved October 4, 2017 – via Newspapers.com.  
  3. ^ Jones, Daniel P. (May 14, 1981). "Two Rush-Hour Trains Cut From Gladstone Branch". The Bernardsville News. pp. 1–2. Retrieved March 16, 2019 – via Newspapers.com.  
  4. ^ "QUARTERLY RIDERSHIP TRENDS ANALYSIS" (PDF). New Jersey Transit. Archived from the original (PDF) on December 27, 2012. Retrieved January 4, 2013. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  5. ^ "How Many Riders Use NJ Transit's Hoboken Train Station?". Hoboken Patch. Retrieved 2018-07-18.
  6. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09.
  7. ^ "New Jersey and National Registers of Historic Places - Somerset County" (PDF). New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection - Historic Preservation Office. March 1, 2011. p. 12. Archived from the original (PDF) on October 24, 2012. Retrieved February 3, 2013. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  8. ^ Monmouth County Listings, National Register of Historic Places. Accessed September 2, 2007.
  9. ^ Gladstone New Jersey Transit Railroad Station Survey
  10. ^ Somerset County Listings on the National Register of Historic Places (Building #84002792)

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