Angola, New York

A 1900 topographic map showing the Angola area.

Angola, New York is a town on the shores of Lake Erie in Erie County.  The Lake Shore and Michigan Southern (New York Central) and Nickel Plate Railroad mainlines ran through the town. The Chautauqua Branch of the Pennsylvania Railroad ran parallel to the Nickel Plate.

NYC depot, Angola, NY
The Pennsylvania Railroad bridge. Angola, NY
Undated postcard of the Pennsylvania Railroad station in Angola
1907 and 1910 postcards of the Lake Shore depot in Angola


  • Postcards collection of John Stewart.