Buffalo Waterfront
Buffalo, NY

On this page:

Along the Niagara River

Black Rock Lock

International Railway (swing) Bridge

Ferry Street Lift Bridge

Peace Bridge

Bird Island Pier

Frank Lloyd Wright's Fontana Boathouse


Buffalo Yacht Club

Water Intake Building



Erie Basin Marina

Observation Tower

Old Bones, by Carley Hill

Erie Basin Marina

Hatch Restaurant


Along the Buffalo River




Buffalo Lighthouse

Times Beach Nature Preserve

Wilkeson Pointe park



 

Connecting Terminal Grain Elevator

Veterans Park

Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park 

Spirit of Buffalo schooner

Commercial Slip/Erie Canal Harbor

Irish Famine Memorial

Rapid Transit Erie Canal Harbor Station

Bricks for Buffalo: Women's Walkway

HSBC Arena/First Niagara Center

Buffalo Sabres Store

Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame

Ira G. Ross Aerospace Museum



General Mills Elevators and Plant

DL&W / NFTA Depot and Repair Shop

Edward M. Cotter (fireboat)

Michigan Avenue Wooden Bridge (Demolished)

Michigan Avenue Vertical Lift Bridge

Buffalo River Fest Park




Ohio Street Vertical Lift Bridge

Small Boat Harbor

Dug's Dive Restaurant
Photo courtesy of Buffalo Rising




Gallagher Beach

South Buffalo Lighthouse


Additional Photos

Grain Elevators

Buffalo from the City Hall Observation Deck
Includes photos of the waterfront

Penn Dixie's Miss Buffalo Nature Cruise and Buffalo Lighthouse Tour

 

See also:

Buffalo River Fest Park

Mutual Riverfront Park / Waterfront Memories & More

Buffalo River


Industrial Heritage Trail

Downtown Buffalo
Includes photos of the waterfront

 

 


Other Useful sites

Government websites:

Buffalo City Planning Association, Inc., "Buffalo's Waterfront Today - and Tomorrow?" Reprint of 1939 plan

Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation Website


Maps:

1863 - Bird's Eye View of the City of Buffalo, NY on display at the Buffalo History Museum

1872 Erie Canal Terminus From the 1872 Buffalo Atlas

1894 - City of Buffalo Atlas map

1896 - Buffalo  Click on map for larger size

Christian Homestead Association map of the Erie Canal harbor  Includes saloons, houses of ill-fame, etc.


Miscellany:

Erie Canal - Table of Contents

Buffalo Grain Elevator "Preserve"

Grain Elevators - Table of Contents

Timothy Tielman,  Buffalo's Waterfront: A Guidebook Sample pages from the book

Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper Not-for-profit organization (online May 2013)

Henry W. Hill, Historical sketch of Niagara ship canal projects Reprint of 1917 study by Cornell U.  (online May 2013)


Photos and their arrangement 2007 Chuck LaChiusa
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