TROY NY

CLASSIC PASSENGER STATIONS


THE STATIONS

The major stations serving Troy, during the golden age of passenger trains.

Union Station
Opened in 1903, replacing earlier station built in 1854
Location: Broadway and Fulton St.
Railroads: Boston & Maine, Delaware & Hudson, New York Central
Demolished 1959.


BOSTON & MAINE

Departures



No.  Name                  1942 Dest.  1942 Time  1956 Time  1971 Time

5600 Mount Royal           Montreal        1:30 am
 52                        Boston          5:30  50   6:30 am
 54                        Boston          7:50 am    7:30 am
5604                       Ogdensburg      8:00 am
 58  Minute Man            Boston         12:20 pm    1:00 pm
5606 Green Mountain Flyer  Montreal        1:35 pm
 60                        Boston          2:05 pm    5:10 pm
 62  Hoosac                Boston          5:00 pm    6:10 pm


Arrivals



No.  Name                  1942 Orig.  1942 Time  1956 Time  1971 Time

5603 Mount Royal           Montreal        3:44 am
 63  Hoosac                Boston          5:30 am    5:45 am
 51                        Boston          8:50 am    8:55 am
 55                        Boston          1:50 pm    1:20 pm
5609 Green Mountain Flyer  Montreal        4:20 pm
 57                        Boston          5:50 pm    5:20 pm
5611                       Rutland         8:07 pm
 59  Minute Man            Boston          8:45 pm    9:15 pm


Passenger service discontinued in 1958.


DELAWARE & HUDSON

Departures



No.  Name                  1942 Dest.  1942 Time  1956 Time  1971 Time

  9  Montreal Limited      Montreal        2:21 am    1:42 am
  8                        Albany          3:35 am
 10  Montreal Limited      New York        3:55 am    3:15 am
 34  Laurentian            New York        4:15 pm


Passenger service discontinued in 1957.

Most Delaware & Hudson trains served Troy by stopping in Watervliet, across the Hudson River, and also serving Albany.


NEW YORK CENTRAL

Departures



No.  Name                  1942 Dest.  1942 Time  1956 Time  1971 Time

472  Mount Royal           Albany          4:05 am
702                        Albany          7:25 am
 54  Mohawk                New York       12:25 144   4:05 pm
724                        Albany          1:55 pm
706  Green Mountain Flyer  Albany          5:55 pm    5:40 pm
766                        Albany          9:02 pm


Passenger service discontinued in 1958.


MAPPING THE STATIONS AND RAILROADS

Links to locations of past and present stations and railroads, using Google Maps. Satellite views are also available.

Troy Union Station was operated by Troy Union Railroad.