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New London in New London County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Union Station

 
 
Union Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2011
1. Union Station Marker
Inscription.
Union Station was originally designed by Henry Hobson Richardson and built in 1885. Union Station is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and was saved, restored and adaptively reused through the efforts of:

Union Railroad Station Trust, Inc.
Union Station Associates of New London
Anderson Notter Associates Inc. Architect

With the assistance and cooperation of:
Amtrak
City of New London
Connecticut Historical Commission
National Park Service of
The U.S. Dept. of the Interior
National Trust for Historic Preservation
New London Redevelopment Agency
U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development

Rededicated July 29, 1976

 
Location. 41° 21.256′ N, 72° 5.595′ W. Marker is in New London, Connecticut, in New London County. Marker is on Water Street near State Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at the entrance to the Amtrack station. Marker is at or near this postal address: 35 Water Street, New London CT 06320, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 35 Water Street (here, next to this marker); Whaling in New London (within shouting distance of this marker); 2 State Street
New London Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2011
2. New London Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Revolutionary New London (within shouting distance of this marker); Revolutionary War Privateering (within shouting distance of this marker); Nathan Hale (within shouting distance of this marker); New London Soldiers & Sailors Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Nathan Hale Schoolhouse (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in New London.
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsRailroads & Streetcars
 
Marker on Water Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2011
3. Marker on Water Street
The marker is seen here at the entrance to Union Station.
Train Pulling into Union Station image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2011
4. Train Pulling into Union Station
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 293 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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