B & O Railroad Station Winchester, VA
Posted by: slippeddisk
N 39° 11.149 W 078° 09.729
17S E 745110 N 4341234
Quick Description: Old B&O Train Station at E. Piccadilly/Kent Street Winchester, VA
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 9/14/2007 7:14:12 PM
Waymark Code: WM26ZH
Published By: PFF
The station was serviced by the B&O Railroad in its day. Built of stone in 1893 it has stood the test of time. It now houses the offices of the Winchester and Western Railroad. The tracks are still active, but the station has not seen a passenger in some time. For those of you interested the north wall of the station has a NGS benchmark in it.
Is the station/depot currently used for railroad purposes?: Yes
Is the station/depot open to the public?: Yes
If the station/depot is not being used for railroad purposes, what is it currently used for?:
The upstairs houses the offices of the Winchester & Western Railroad.
What rail lines does/did the station/depot serve?: Served the B&O Now serves the W&WRR
Station/Depot Web Site: Not listed
Please post an original picture of the station/depot taken while you were there. Please also record how you came to be at this station/depot and any interesting information you learned about it while there.