Railroad Station Historical Society, Inc.

Extant Rhode Island Railroad/Railway Structures

Recent Updates Last updated 1/19/15.

Updated towns are in red type. Contributors to this list include Bill Caswell, Alan D'Aiello, Jr., Bill Haines, and Bernie Wagenblast. Recent additions come from John H. Roy, Jr.'s book A Field Guide to Southern New England Railroad Depots and Freight Houses.

 

 

City

Railroad

Current Location

Type

Current Use

Date Built

Track Status

Bldg. Mat.

Current Railroad

Notes

Abbotts Run

New York & New England (NY&NE)/(NYNH&H)

relocated to 11 Wrentham Rd.(S.R. 121) in Grants Mills

F

private

c1877

none

wood

none

 

Apponaug

NYNH&H

3666 West Shore Rd.

F

business

 

in use

wood

PW

with large addition, Field checked 6/13

Arnolds Mills

NY&NE /(NYNH&H)

relocated to 690 Nate Whipple Way (S.R. 120)

F

storage

c1877

none

wood

none

raised on new foundation

Bristol (Constitution Street)

Providence Warren & Bristol (PW&B)/ NYNH&H

5 Thames St.

C

residence

?

gone

wood

none

originally a residence, converted to a depot, then back to a residence again, Field checked 6/13

Coventry (Centre)

Hartford Providence & Fishkill (HP&F)

relocated to 21 Hill Farm Rd.

C

business

 

none

wood

none

has a number of additions

Darlington

Providence & Worcester (P&W)

330 Cottage St.

F

office

c1874

in use

brick

PW

restored

East Greenwich

New York Providence & Boston

146 Duke St.

P

business

c1870

in use

wood

PW

modified, Field checked 6/13

East Greenwich

Providence & Stonington

over King St.

B

rr

1835-36

in use

stone

Amtrak

stone arch bridge, Field checked 6/13

East Providence

NYNH&H ( Boston & Providence)

Ten Mile River

B

rr

 

in use

 

 

 

East Providence (Riverside Square)

NYNH&H (Providence Bristol and Warren)

Riverside Square

C

business

 

gone

brick

none

Riverside station, now a deli, on East Bay Bike Path

Glendale

NY&NE/ (NYNH&H)

relocated to 1916 Old Victory Hwy.

C

Post Office

c1891

none

wood

none

modified, sided, Field checked 6/13

Greene

HP&F/ (NYNH&H)

relocated to 6091 Flat River Rd. (S.R. 117)

C

residence

 1856

none

wood

none

Field checked 6/13 

Kingston

NYP&B/ (NYNH&H)/Narr. Pier

1 Railroad Ave., South Kingston, relocated back from track

C

rr/museum

1875

in use

wood

PW 

restored, Amtrak stop, on National Register, Field checked 6/13

Kingston

NYNH&H

relocated nearby, east of depot

T

vacant 

 

nearby

wood

PW 

Field checked 6/13 

Lonsdale

NYNH&H

5 Ann Hope Way

F

abandoned

1909-10

in use

brick

PW

 

Manville

P&W

50 New River Rd.

F

offices

1850

in use

wood

PW

Field checked 6/13 

Narragansett Pier

Narragansett Pier RR

145 Boone St.

C

apartments/business

1876 

gone

wood

none

two-story, Field checked 6/13 

Newport

Old Colony & Newport

relocated to 19 America's Cup Ave.

P

rr

 

in use

brick

OCN

originally cemetery office

Oakland Centre

NY&NE

relocated to 1496 Old Victory Hwy.

C

garage

c1891

none

wood

none

with additions, Field checked 6/13

Pawtucket-Central Falls

NYNH&H

309 Broad Street, straddles tracks

P

unused

1915-16

in use

brick/stone

MBTA/PW

two level depot, may be restored as MBTA stop, Field checked 10/13

Pawtucket/Central Falls

NYNH&H

on site

T

rr

 

in use

brick

Amtrak

Endangered! Field checked 9/08

Pawtucket

P&W

Pine St. near Goff St.

F

storage

1882

in use

brick

MBTA,PW

 

Peace Dale

Narragansett Pier

43 Railroad Street

P/O

business

1876

gone

wood

none

railroad offices upstairs, Field checked 6/13

Peace Dale

Naragansett Pier

behind depot

Eh

business

 

gone

brick

none

two stalls, Field checked 6/13 

Pontiac

NYP&B

relocated to Greenwich Ave./Reed St. in community park

C

community use

c1879

none

wood

none

Field checked 6/13 

Providence

P&W, NYP&B, Boston & Providence

One Union Station

P

business/community use

1894-98

gone

brick/stone

none

consisted of 5 buildings, depot, office building, restaurant, baggage office, on National Register, Field checked 6/13

Providence

Amtrak

100 Gaspee St.

P

rr/business

1986

in use

concrete/stone 

MBTA/Amtrak/PW

Field checked 6/13

Providence

NYNH&H

Seekonk River

B/Tn

abandoned

1907-08

gone

steel

none

rolling draw bridge and East Side Tunnel, Field checked 6/13

Providence

PW&B and streetcar line

under Federal Hill, N. Main St./Washington Place

Tn

PW&B abandoned, streetcar one used by busses

 

gone

 

none

former PW&B and streetcar tunnels, Field checked 6/13

Providence

NE Corridor

East of I-95 south of town

B

rr

 

in use

steel

 

through truss, Field checked 6/13

Riverside

NYNH&H

250 Bullocks Point Ave.

P

business

 

gone

brick

none

Field checked 6/13 

Smithfield

Providence & Springfield

relocated to 220 Stillwater Rd. on grounds of Smith-Appleby House Museum

P

museum

1873?

none

wood

none

Field checked 6/13 

Summit

HP&F

relocated slightly to 25 Log Bridge Rd.

C

residence

early 1850s

gone

wood

none

with additions

Valley Falls

P&W

60 Mill St.

F

rr yard office

 

in use

wood

PW

modified, sided, Field checked 6/13 

Valley Falls

P&W

off Mill St.

EH

rr

 

in use

prefab

PW

Field checked 6/13

Warren

 

just north of town, east of Rt. 114 (Main St.)

B

trail use

 

gone

steel

none

two deck girder/trestle bridges, Field checked 6/13

Washington

NYNH&H

over S.R. 117

B

trail use

 

gone

steel

none

plate through girder

Westerly

NYNH&H

14 Railroad Avenue

P

rr

1912-13

in use

stucco

PW/Amtrak

Amtrak stop, also westbound structure across track, Field checked 6/13

Westerly

NYP&B

relocated to 11 Jay St.

P

residence

1837

none

wood

none

Field checked 6/13

Westerly

NYNH&H

31 Friendship St.

F

business

1913

in use

brick

PW

Field checked 6/13 

Westerly

`NYNH&H

on site

T

rr

 

in use

brick

Amtrak

Tower 125, Endangered! Field checked 6/13

Westerly

Norwich & Westerly Electric

Pawcatuck R. and White Rock Canal

IB

abandoned

 

gone

steel

none

pony and through truss spans, interurban between New London and Westerly

Woonsocket

Providence & Worcester (NYNH&H)

1 Depot Square

C

offices

1882

in use

wood

 PW

visitors center/bus terminal/John H. Chafee Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor Commission headquarters, being restored, Field checked 6/13

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

 

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