Posts Tagged ‘Shawmont Station’

Marked Potential: Shawmont Station

Marked Potential: Shawmont Station

October 23, 2015  |  Marked Potential

With this month's Marked Potential we look at Shawmont Station in Roxborough. Interior architect Shila Griffith thinks that a creative intervention is critical for the deteriorating, 189-year-old railroad landmark's survival and sketches out plans for a Schuylkill River Trail visitor's center and recreation outfitter > more

SEPTA Serious On Preservation Of Shawmont Station

SEPTA Serious On Preservation Of Shawmont Station

March 28, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Roxborough historical treasure in early stages of preservation, steering committee to guide new Germantown beautification initiative, Silk Companies’ plans for two condo buildings at 13th & South, and no billboard overhaul expected for this spring > more

Architectural Fundamentalism At The Rodin

Architectural Fundamentalism At The Rodin

July 9, 2012  |  Morning Blend

Restoring Paul Crét's vision for the Rodin Museum, Graduate Hospital's awakening, the call to restore America's oldest passenger train station, tax breaks for businesses in historic buildings, and the illumination of the South Street Bridge > more