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East Broad Top Railroad, Saltillo Station, Along the East Broad Top Railroad (at milepost 18.8) and PA Route 655 (South Main Street), Saltillo, Huntingdon County, PA

East Broad Top Railroad, Saltillo Station, Along the East Broad Top Railroad (at milepost 18.8) and PA Route 655 (South Main Street), Saltillo, Huntingdon County, PA

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Summary

Significance: Although the East Broad Top Railroad established train service to Saltillo in 1874, the railroad's existing station building was constructed in 1892. The building was altered in 1908-09; but its present configuration dates from extensive modification made in 1913. At that time, a new concrete foundation supported floors of the freight and the newly extended passenger and office sections of the building, the bay window was added, and the roof peak was raised to enlarge the station's attic...
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1011
Survey number: HAER PA-634

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Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Christianson, Justine, transmitter
Friends of the East Broad Top, Inc, sponsor
John Bowie Associates, contractor
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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