New London County, Connecticut

 

City

Railroad

Current Location

Type

Current Use

Date Built

Track Status

Bldg. Mat.

Current Railroad

Notes

Colchester

Colchester RR

199 Lebanon Ave.

C

business

1876-77

gone

wood

none

 

Colchester

Colchester RR

187 Lebanon Ave.

F

business

c1915

gone

wood

none

 

Groton

NYNH&H

moved to Willimantic

F

museum

c1900

museum

wood

museum

restored

Groton

NYNH&H

just east of Thames River bridge

T

rr

 

in use

brick

 

 

Mystic

NYNH&H

2 Roosevelt Ave. (Rt. 1)

C

information center

c1905-07

in use

wood/brick

PW

restored, wooden shelter for eastbound passengers, Amtrak stop, Field checked 6/13

New London

Union Station

27 Water St.

P

rr

1886-87

in use

brick

NECR, PW, SLE

on National Register, 2.5 story, Amtrak and SLE stop, Field checked 6/13

New London

Union Station

45 Water St.

M

bus station

1886-87

in use

brick

NECR, PW, SLE

baggage/express office, Field checked 6/13

New London

NYNH&H

over Thames River beneath I-95 bridge between New London and Groton

B

rr

1919

in use

steel

PW

drawbridge, Field checked 6/13

New London

NYNH&H

over Shaw's Cove about 0.5 mile west of Union Station

B

rr

 

in use

steel

PW

through truss with swing span, Field checked 6/13

Noank

New Haven, New London & Stonington RR

relocated to 102A Front St.

P

business

c1858-59

nearby

wood

PW

modified, raised on foundation

Noroton Heights

NYNH&H

Heights Rd.

P

teen center

1890s

in use

wood

CSX, MNR, PW, SLE

westbound depot

Noroton Heights

Penn Central

325 Heights Rd.

P

rr/business

early 1970s

in use

concrete/glass

CSX, MNR, PW, SLE

Metro North stop

Norwich

NYNH&H

10 Railroad Ave.

P

community

1899-1900

in use

brick/wood

PW

 

  Stonington

 

over Pawcatuck R. and White Rock Canal

IB

abandoned

 1912

gone

steel

none

pony and through truss spans, interurban between New London and Westerly, RI Field checked 12/03

  Stonington

New Haven Shore Line

across Stonington Harbor west of depot site

 B

rr

1899

in use

steel

PW

 

Stonington

New Haven Shore Line

over Wequetequock Cove east of depot site

B

rr

1899

in use

steel

PW

 

Versailles

NYNH&H

moved to Willimantic

T

museum

 

museum

wood

none

telegraph/block operators shanty, Field checked 12/04

West Mystic 

New Haven, New London & Stonington RR

relocated to 105 School St.

business 

  c1858-59

  in use

wood 

PW 

 

 

Compiled by M. J. Camp, Railroad Station Historical Society, Inc.

 

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