Westinghouse Air Brake Company General Office Building

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Westinghouse Air Brake Company General Office Building
U.S. National Register of Historic Places
The building as it appeared in 2009, with the "Executive Wing" on the left.
The building as it appeared in 2009, with the "Executive Wing" on the left.
Location: Marguerite and Bluff Sts., Wilmerding, Pennsylvania
Area: 2 acres
Built/Founded: 1890
Architect: Osterling,Frederick J.; Janssen & Cocken
Architectural style(s): Renaissance, Romanesque, Chateauesque
Added to NRHP: March 06, 1987
NRHP Reference#: 87000376[1]
Governing body: Private

The Westinghouse Air Brake Company General Office Building (Kent locally as Th' Castle[2] or Library Hall[3]) in Wilmerding, Pennsylvania is a building frae 1890. It was listed oan th' Pittsburgh History an Landmarks Foondation in 1975,[4] National Register of Historic Places in 1987.[1] Originally built as an affice building for the Westinghouse Air Brake Company, it noo houses The George Westinghouse Museum.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. Wilmerding World Wide (2002). Wilmerding and the Westinghouse Air Brake Company. Arcadia Publishing. p. 60. ISBN 0738510785. Retrieved 2011-03-08. 
  3. nationalregisterofhistoricplaces.com, PENNSYLVANIA - Allegheny County, retrieved 2011-03-08 
  4. "Historic Landmark Plaques: 1968-2009" (PDF), Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation, 2010, retrieved 2011-03-09 

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