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Kingwood, WV
 
« on: Sep 7th, 2015, 6:17pm »
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Date: Mon, 07 Sep 2015 17:07:34 -0500 (CDT)
From: "Alexander D. Mitchell IV" <lner4472 at verizon dot net>
Subject: Kingwood, W. Va. (West Va. Northern) (rshsdepot)
 
Word has reached me that the abandoned combination depot in downtown Kingwood, West Va., which served the former West Va. Northern (abandoned in 1999, track removed 2005), is to be demolished this week:
 
https://www.facebook.com/groups/abandonedrails/permalink/1044294798937368/
 
Photo from this weekend: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=811237618975492&set=pcb.1044294798937368&type=1&theater
 
1996 video of train ride past station: https://youtu.be/axjH29FG244?t=2m50s
 
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Re: Kingwood, WV
 
« Reply #1 on: Sep 8th, 2015, 8:19pm »
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Be tough to save that one, unfortunately. once the roof lets the weather in, well - look at that brick wall leaning out...

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