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Staunton, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Main Passenger Terminal

 
 
Main Passenger Terminal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 20, 2012
1. Main Passenger Terminal Marker
Inscription.  
“Modernized” 1902

Original Building 1857

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars. A significant historical year for this entry is 1902.
 
Location. 38° 8.852′ N, 79° 4.359′ W. Marker is in Staunton, Virginia. Marker is on Middlebrook Avenue (Virginia Route 252), on the left when traveling west. Marker is located at the Staunton train station. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Staunton VA 24401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Staunton’s Wharf Historic District History (a few steps from this marker); Staunton (a few steps from this marker); History of the C&O Station (a few steps from this marker); Sears Hill Bridge (a few steps from this marker); Barnas Sears, Woodrow Park, & Sears Hill Neighborhood (within shouting distance of this marker); Staunton Historic Districts (within shouting distance of this marker); Beyer Print of Staunton (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Alexander Humphreys (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Staunton.
 
Main Passenger Terminal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 20, 2012
2. Main Passenger Terminal Marker
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Main Passenger Terminal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 20, 2012
3. Main Passenger Terminal Marker
Staunton Train Station image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 20, 2012
4. Staunton Train Station
Main Passenger Terminal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 20, 2012
5. Main Passenger Terminal Marker
Staunton Train Station image. Click for full size.
By Shane Oliver, June 8, 2020
6. Staunton Train Station
Now used as an event center. The platform behind the station building is still used by AMTRAK.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 10, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 30, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 463 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 30, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.   6. submitted on June 10, 2021, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia.

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