Branford Electric Railway Historic District

17 River St. to Court St.
Branford, Connecticut

Historic Document

Branford Electric Railway Historic District is located in New Haven County, Connecticut certified as a historic location on Friday June 03, 1983. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Rail-Related. Branford Electric Railway Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Transportation.

Branford Electric Railway Historic District Information

Other Name: Branford Trolley Museum
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1901, 1938, 1947
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Branford Electric Railway Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 210
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 4
Number of historically contributing objects: 86
Number of noncontributing buildings: 10
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 1
Number of noncontributing objects: 2
Related Sections:
Branford Historic Locations New Haven County Historic Locations Connecticut Historic Locations