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Waterford in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Waterford Station

 
 
Waterford Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, January 20, 2007
1. Waterford Station Marker
Inscription. Built in 1896 as a combination passenger station and freight house. Located on the 1835 Rensselaer & Saratoga railroad line, later a branch of the Delaware & Hudson.
Riverspark

 
Erected by Riverspark / Waterford, NY.
 
Location. 42° 47.629′ N, 73° 40.541′ W. Marker is in Waterford, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is at the intersection of 3rd Street (U.S. 4) and Columbia Street, on the right when traveling north on 3rd Street. Click for map. The marker is at the south end of the Waterford Public Library which makes its home in the former train station. Marker is at or near this postal address: 117 3rd Street, Waterford NY 12188, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Troy - Waterford Bridge (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 0.3 miles away); Waterford Bridges (approx. 0.3 miles away); Union Bridge (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lock 2 Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Flight of Five Locks (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Matton Shipyard (approx. 1.1 miles away); White Homestead (approx. 1.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Waterford.
 
Also see . . .
1. Waterford Public Library
Waterford Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, January 20, 2007
2. Waterford Station Marker
. (Submitted on February 28, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
2. Rensselaer & Saratoga Railroad. History of the Delaware & Hudson Railroad (Submitted on March 1, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
Additional keywords. D&H
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceRailroads & Streetcars
 
Waterford Station image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, January 20, 2007
3. Waterford Station
"The D&H Freight Office"
Waterford Station image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, January 20, 2007
4. Waterford Station
This photo is on display inside the Waterford Public Library which is in the former railroad station.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 393 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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