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Amtrak - Newport, AR (NPT)



NEWPORT
ARKANSAS
(NPT)

Note:  Texas Eagle no longer stops at Newport, AR


Station Data:

Address

417 Front Street
Newport, AR 72112

Location

35.61 N, 91.28 W

Elevation

78m / 255ft

Population

7,879 (Census 2010)

Building

Brick

Condition

Building still exists

 

Amtrak Train Information:

Train Name Route

TEXAS EAGLE

[ Chicago, IL - San Antonio, TX - Dallas, TX - Los Angeles, CA ]

Texas Eagle no longer stops at Newport, AR


Amtrak Newport Station was discontinued in 1996.  The Newport station was located between Walnut Ridge, AR and Little Rocks, AR.

The last Amtrak timetable showing Newport Station (issued on June 11, 1995)

(Source: timetables.org 1995 National Railroad Passenger Corporation)



Photo 1 Photo 2

Newport Station
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Platform Side
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Photo 3 Photo 4

East Side
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West Side
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Photo 5 Photo 6

Inside of the building
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Gate to Track
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Photo 7 Photo 8

Slope to Platform
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Same view as the old photo below
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Photo 9 Photo 10

Looking toward West (San Antonio)
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Looking toward East (Chicago)
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Photo 11 Photo 12

Front Street (Looking East)
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Front Street (Looking West)
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Photo 13 Photo 14

Walnut Street (Looking toward Station)
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Walnut Street (Looking from Station)
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Amtrak Newport Station (March 23, 1990)




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