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Pompton Lakes in Passaic County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Pompton Lakes Train Station

Built 1927

 
 
Pompton Lakes Train Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 26, 2011
1. Pompton Lakes Train Station Marker
Inscription.
Replaced the original train station which was situated on the north side of the tracks. The New York, Susquehanna and Western lines which passed through Pompton Lakes came from Jersey City and went to Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania and Middletown, New York. Converted to commercial use in 1966. Constructed of rubblestone with concrete trim and a hipped green tiled roof. The train station is one of the best examples of craftsman style in the borough.

Declared a local historical landmark   2004

 
Erected by Pompton Lakes Historic Preservation Commission.
 
Location. 41° 0.4′ N, 74° 17.47′ W. Marker is in Pompton Lakes, New Jersey, in Passaic County. Marker is at the intersection of Wanaque Avenue and Cannonball Road, on the left when traveling south on Wanaque Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pompton Lakes NJ 07442, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pompton Lakes Post Office (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pompton Lakes High School (approx. 0.2 miles away); Emanuel Einstein Memorial Library (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bartholf Homestead
Marker in Pompton Lakes image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 26, 2011
2. Marker in Pompton Lakes
The train station can be seen here behind the marker.
(approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named The Bartholf Homestead (approx. half a mile away); Pompton Lakes World War I Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Battleship Maine (approx. half a mile away); Pompton Lakes World War II & Korean War Memorial (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Pompton Lakes.
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
Pompton Lakes Train Station image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 26, 2011
3. Pompton Lakes Train Station
Pompton Lakes Train Station image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 26, 2011
4. Pompton Lakes Train Station
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 882 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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