North Creek in Warren County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The North Creek Railroad Depot
The dpot is a simple, rectangular, gable-roofed building with broad overhanging strut-supported roof. The exterior of the “stick style” building is covered with vertical boards with batten stips, a decorative element referred to as “carpenter gothic revival”. The only strong decorative elements are the “hoods” over the depotís windows and doors which come from the contemporary Italianate influences of the period. At the depotís south end, a gable-roofed open pavilion was added in
An analysis of paint samples indicated that the stationís experior was painted a light brown called “Johnsburg Brown”, a poaint made locally, using clay as a pigment. The label molding was painted green and the tall narrow window sashed red.
Location. 43° 41.86′ N, 73° 59.149′ W. Marker is in North Creek, New York, in Warren County. Marker can be reached from Railroad Place 0.1 miles east of Main Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5 Railroad Place, North Creek NY 12853, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. North Creek Turntable (approx. 0.4 miles away); Gore Mountain Gondola Cabin (approx. 0.4 miles away); Engine House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Barton Mines (approx. 0.4 miles away); Adirondack Railway Company (approx. 0.4 miles away); North Creek Depot Theodore Roosevelt (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Theodore Roosevelt (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in North Creek.
Also see . . . North Creek Depot Museum. (Submitted on August 30, 2019, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 30, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 30, 2019, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 33 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 30, 2019, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.