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Amtrak - White Rock, BC (Customs Stop)



WHITE ROCK
BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA
(Canada Customs Stop)

Note: White Rock Customs Stop was eliminated around 1975


Station Data:

Address

14970 Marine Drive
White Rock, BC V4B 1C3

Location

49.0217 N, 122.8075 W

Elevation

6 m / 20 ft

Population

19,339 (Census 2011)

Building

GN Depot built in 1913

Condition

Station building still exists

 

Amtrak Train Information:

Train Name Route

PACIFIC INTERNATIONAL

[ Seattle, WA - Bellingham, WA - Vancouver, BC ]
White Rock Customs Stop was eliminated around 1975
Pacific International was discontinued in September 1981



Amtrak White Rock, BC Customs Stop was located just northwest of the U.S.-Canada border and eliminated around 1975.  The other customs stop, Blaine, WA (U.S. Customs Stop) located just south of the U.S.-Canada border was used until October 1981 when "Pacific International" was discontinued.

Amtrak Mount Baker International service to Vancouver, BC started in May 1995, but White Rock Custom Stop has never been shown on Amtrak timetables.  The former Great Northern White Rock depot still exists.

The last Amtrak timetable showing White Rock Customs Stop (issued on November 15, 1974)

(Source: timetables.org 1974 National Railroad Passenger Corporation)



Visited on July 2, 2017

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Marine Drive in front of the station

Station Building (West End)

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Station Building

Station Building (East End)

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Station Building (Road Side)

Station Building (Track Side)

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Station Building (Track Side)

White Rock Pier

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Looking Northwest (Vancouver, BC)

Looking Southeast (Seattle, WA)




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