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Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad, Thurmond Depot, Northeast end of New River Bridge, Thurmond, Fayette County, WV



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HB1278361
3/4 View Of Depot's North (trackside) And West Elevations, With Bridge At Right.

HB1278362
3/4 View Of Depot's North And East Elevations, With Bridge At Left.

HB1278363
3/4 View Of Depot's West And South (riverside) Elevations, With Signal Tower At Left.

HB1278364
South Elevation Of Depot, Looking Northeast.

HB1278365
South Elevation Of Depot, Looking Northwest.

HB1278366
Detail Of South Elevation Of Depot.


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Location
Northeast end of New River Bridge, Thurmond, WV

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER WV-42-A
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-26).
Significance: 1904 - Depot Built (opened 1905) to replace one-story frame despot that burned in 1903. 1914 - 15' east end extension built and interior repartitioned. 1931 - Steam heating system installed and supplied by old locomotive boiler in engine house making chimneys obsolete. 1941 - Last renovations to depot when toilet facilities improved.

Related Names
Nicely, John, Delineator
McClung, Kevin, Delineator
Rudmann, John, Delineator


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. 3/4 VIEW OF DEPOT'S NORTH (TRACKSIDE) AND WEST ELEVATIONS, WITH BRIDGE AT RIGHT.
2. 3/4 VIEW OF DEPOT'S NORTH AND EAST ELEVATIONS, WITH BRIDGE AT LEFT.
3. 3/4 VIEW OF DEPOT'S WEST AND SOUTH (RIVERSIDE) ELEVATIONS, WITH SIGNAL TOWER AT LEFT.
4. SOUTH ELEVATION OF DEPOT, LOOKING NORTHEAST.
5. SOUTH ELEVATION OF DEPOT, LOOKING NORTHWEST.
6. DETAIL OF SOUTH ELEVATION OF DEPOT.
3/4 VIEW OF DEPOTíS NORTH AND EAST ELEVATIONS, WITH BRIDGE AT LEFT
SOUTH ELEVATION OF DEPOT, LOOKING NORTHEAST.
SOUTH ELEVATION OF DEPOT, LOOKING NORTHWEST.
SOUTH ELEVATION OF DEPOT, LOOKING NORTHEAST.


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