Philadelphia Depot of the Baltimore and Ohio Railway.

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Philadelphia Depot of the Baltimore and Ohio Railway.

Item Info

Item No: pdcc00963
Title: Philadelphia Depot of the Baltimore and Ohio Railway.
Historic Street Address: 24th & Market Streets
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Halftone reproduction of photograph showing the towered passenger station built for the Baltimore & Ohio Railway near 24th & Market Streets. Completed in 1888, the structure was designed by noted architect Frank Furness.in the Flemish Revival style. Illuminated letters on the tower spell "B & O".  The railroad ended passenger service to Philadelphia in 1958, and the station was demolished in 1963.


Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.954310
Geocode Longitude:-75.178843

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.10
Creator Name: Furness, Frank, 1839-1912 - Architect
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler