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Near Carroll in Coos County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Crawford Depot

Built 1891

 
 
Crawford Depot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 9, 2017
1. Crawford Depot Marker
Inscription.

Has been entered in the
National Register of Historic Places
by the United States Department of the Interior

Restoration of the Crawford Depot has been assisted with
a Federal Historic Preservation Fund matching grant
from the National Park Service of the
United States Department of the Interior,
through the New Hampshire State Historic Preservation Office
of the Department of Resources and Economic Development.

 
Erected by Appalachian Mountain Club.
 
Location. 44° 13.072′ N, 71° 24.675′ W. Marker is near Carroll, New Hampshire, in Coos County. Marker can be reached from Crawford Notch Road (U.S. 302) 0.3 miles south of Mt. Clinton Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is a metal National Register of Historic Places plaque, mounted directly on the wall of the former Crawford Railroad Depot building at this location, near the Information Center entrance at the southeast corner of the building. Marker is in this post office area: Twin Mountain NH 03595, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Crawford House (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of the Willey House
Crawford Depot (<i>wide view; marker visible near entrance, under flag, at left</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 9, 2017
2. Crawford Depot (wide view; marker visible near entrance, under flag, at left)
(approx. 2.6 miles away); Mount Washington Hotel / Bretton Woods Monetary Conference (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Crawford Family (approx. 3.9 miles away); Mount Washington Cog Railway (approx. 4˝ miles away); The Old Hero (approx. 4.7 miles away); Frankenstein Trestle (approx. 4.9 miles away); Zealand and James Everell Henry (approx. 5˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carroll.
 
Regarding Crawford Depot. The former Crawford Railroad Depot building now serves as a Crawford Notch State Park visitor center, and the Appalachian Mountain Club's Macomber Family Information Center. National Register of Historic Places (1982)
 
Also see . . .  Crawford Depot.
Crawford Depot, also known as Maine Central Passenger Railway Station, is a historic passenger railroad station at the top of Crawford Notch in the Bretton Woods area of the town of Carroll, New Hampshire. Built in 1891, it is a surviving emblem of the importance of the railroad in the area's history as a tourist destination, and is one of the finest examples of Queen Anne railroad architecture in northern New England. Now
Crawford Depot image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 9, 2017
3. Crawford Depot
home to a visitors center operated by the Appalachian Mountain Club, it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982. (Submitted on April 20, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.) 
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
Crawford Depot image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 9, 2017
4. Crawford Depot
Crawford Depot image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 9, 2017
5. Crawford Depot
Crawford Depot Sign (<i>enter here from Crawford Notch Road / US Highway 302</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 9, 2017
6. Crawford Depot Sign (enter here from Crawford Notch Road / US Highway 302)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 20, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 35 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 20, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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