Pennsylvania Railroad Harsimus Branch Embankment

163-351 Sixth St.
Jersey City, New Jersey

Historic Document

Pennsylvania Railroad Harsimus Branch Embankment is located in Hudson County, New Jersey certified as a historic location on Thursday March 16, 2000. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Rail-Related. Pennsylvania Railroad Harsimus Branch Embankment was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Person and its significance in Transportation, Community Planning And Development, Politics/Government, Engineering.

Pennsylvania Railroad Harsimus Branch Embankment Information

Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Ferris, James J.
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1875, 1901
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ferris, James J.
Architectural Style: rail embankment
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Pennsylvania Railroad Harsimus Branch Embankment Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 54
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Jersey City Historic Locations Hudson County Historic Locations New Jersey Historic Locations