Plattsburgh station

Plattsburgh is an Amtrak intercity train station in Plattsburgh, New York. The station is served by one daily round trip on the Adirondack. It has one low-level side platform on the west side of the single track of the Canadian Pacific Railway Canadian Subdivision.

Plattsburgh, NY
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Plattsburgh station viewed from the tracks
LocationBridge & Dock Streets
Plattsburgh, New York
Owned byPlattsburgh Depot Partnership
Line(s)Canadian Subdivision
Platforms1 side platform
Tracks1
Other information
Station codeAmtrak code: PLB
History
Opened1886 [1]
Passengers
201713,711[2]Increase 2.15%
Services
Preceding station BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg Amtrak Following station
Rouses Point
toward Montreal
Adirondack Port Kent
toward New York
Former services
Preceding station Delaware and Hudson Railway Following station
West Chazy
toward Montreal
Main Line Cliff Haven
toward Albany
D & H Railroad Complex
Plattsburgh station is located in New York
Plattsburgh station
Plattsburgh station is located in the United States
Plattsburgh station
LocationPlattsburgh, New York, United States
Coordinates44°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
Area18 acres (7.3 ha)
Built1886
ArchitectFuller & Wheeler
Architectural styleLate Victorian
MPSPlattsburgh City MRA
NRHP reference No.82001102[3]
Added to NRHPNovember 12, 1982

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 was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on November 12, 1982 as the D & H Railroad Complex.[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.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Existing Railroad Stations in New York State (Clinton County)
  2. ^ "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2017, State of New York" (PDF). Amtrak. November 2017. Retrieved 1 January 2018.
  3. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. March 13, 2009.
  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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