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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. The marker is at the south end of the Waterford Public Library which makes its home in the former train station. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 117 3rd Street, Waterford NY 12188, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Eagle Tavern Site (approx. mile away); Samuel Smith House (approx. mile away); Saratoga County Bank (approx. 0.3 miles away); Birthplace of Howard Lindsay (approx. 0.3 miles away); Water Ford (approx. 0.3 miles away); Troy - Waterford Bridge (approx.
Waterford Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, January 20, 2007
2. Waterford Station Marker
0.3 miles away); Waterford (approx. 0.3 miles away); Waterford N.Y. (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waterford.
 
Also see . . .
1. Waterford Public Library. (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.
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 28, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 472 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 28, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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