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Amtrak Station - Winona MN
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie
N 44° 02.660 W 091° 38.420
15T E 608929 N 4877695
Quick Description: Built in 1888 it is historically known as the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway Company Station or the Milwaukee Road station
Location: Minnesota, United States
Date Posted: 9/10/2015 3:29:21 AM
Waymark Code: WMPJWN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
Still in use today by Amtrak. The building is composed of 2 distinct sections joined by a protective outside waiting platform. The exterior of all is Menomonie red pressed brick with cream-colored Mankato limestone. The limestone trim is also used for the windows and doors. The building does not have any particular architecture style, built primarily to meet functional requirements, however it does have Victorian Gothic influences.

In its heyday Winona served five different railways that were built.
Is the station/depot currently used for railroad purposes?: Yes

Is the station/depot open to the public?: Yes

What rail lines does/did the station/depot serve?: Chicago, Milwaukee and St Paul Railway

Station/Depot Web Site: [Web Link]

If the station/depot is not being used for railroad purposes, what is it currently used for?: Not listed

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