Kane, Pennsylvania Depot
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member miatabug
N 41° 39.523 W 078° 48.670
17T E 682244 N 4614199
Quick Description: Built in 1873, this depot is the oldest surviving commercial building in Kane.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 11/15/2008 7:11:37 AM
Waymark Code: WM55K5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
Views: 18

Long Description:
Built in 1873 for the Philadelphia/Erie Railroad, the Kane Depot was owned by a string of railroads until purchased by the Kane Depot Preservation Society in 1995.

The Kane Depot is owned and maintained by the Kane Depot Preservation Society. Through donations and volunteer efforts the depot is today in very good condition. The Society annually works to restore/renovate areas of the depot. The most recent renovations include the women's waiting room and the ticket office.
Is the station/depot currently used for railroad purposes?: No

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 Kane Depot is now owned and operated by the Kane Depot Preservation Society. It is used as an art gallery for local artists. It is open with non-regular hours, but is often available for viewing on weekends.


What rail lines does/did the station/depot serve?: Philadelphia/Erie, Pennsylvania, Allegheny Eastern, and Buffalo Western

Station/Depot Web Site: [Web Link]

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