Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad Passenger Depot

Also known as: Rock Island Depot
1512 S. Main St., Council Bluffs, Iowa

The depot now houses the Railswest Railroad Museum.

Photos 

It was difficult to get a good picture because they were in the process of refurbishing the exterior of the building.

Photo taken by John Reynolds in June 2009

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Map 

Street View 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 21, 1995
Reference number
95000856
Architectural style
Victorian: Romanesque
Areas of significance
Architecture; Transportation
Levels of significance
State; Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Rail-related
Current function
Museum
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant year
1899
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Contributing sites: 1

Update Log 

  • April 28, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • April 23, 2017: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger
  • August 7, 2012: Updated by Jim Allen: Added overview
  • August 4, 2012: New photo from Jim Allen
  • September 15, 2010: New photos from Ruth Reynolds

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