Sebring (Amtrak station)


Sebring (Amtrak station)
Sebring
Sebring RR.jpg
Station statistics
Address 601 East Center Street
Sebring, FL 33870
Lines
  Silver Star
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 2
Parking Yes
Other information
Opened 1924
Code SBG
Traffic
Passengers (2010) 18,951[1] increase 12%
Services
Preceding station   Amtrak   Following station
toward Miami
Silver Meteor
toward Miami
Silver Star
Old Sebring Seaboard Air Line Depot
Sebring (Amtrak station) is located in Florida
Location: Sebring, Florida
Coordinates: 27°29′46″N 81°26′5″W / 27.49611°N 81.43472°W / 27.49611; -81.43472Coordinates: 27°29′46″N 81°26′5″W / 27.49611°N 81.43472°W / 27.49611; -81.43472
Built: 1924[3][4]
Architectural style: Masonry Vernacular[4]
Governing body: Private
NRHP Reference#: 90000425[2]
Added to NRHP: March 16, 1990

The Sebring Amtrak station (also known as the Old Sebring Seaboard Air Line Depot as well as the Seaboard Air Line Passenger Station) is a historic train station in Sebring, Florida, United States currently served by Amtrak, the national railroad passenger system. Located on East Center Avenue, the station was constructed in 1924 by the Seaboard Air Line Railway. On March 16, 1990, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.

References

  1. ^ "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2010, State of Florida" (PDF). Amtrak. November 2010. http://www.amtrak.com/pdf/factsheets/FLORIDA10.pdf. Retrieved 2011-1-6. 
  2. ^ "National Register of Historical Places - Florida (FL), Highlands County". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-03-06. http://www.nationalregisterofhistoricplaces.com/FL/Highlands/state.html. 
  3. ^ "Old Sebring Seaboard Airline Depot". Florida Heritage Tourism Interactive Catalog. Florida's Office of Cultural and Historical Programs. 2007-03-06. http://www.flheritage.com/services/sites/fht/record_t.cfm?ID=288&type=t&index=23. 
  4. ^ a b "Highlands County". Florida's History Through Its Places. Florida's Office of Cultural and Historical Programs. 2007-03-06. http://www.flheritage.com/facts/reports/places/index.cfm?fuseaction=ListAreas&county=highlands. 

Central Ave. was recently remodeled as part of the Sebring Parkway construction.

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