Amasa Stone House


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Amasa Stone House

The home of Amasa and Julia Stone, 1255 Euclid Avenue, was completed in 1857. Amasa Stone was a financier and railroad magnate, as well as a bridge engineer. In 1876, Stone was implicated in the collapse of a Lake Shore Rd. rail bridge which resulted in 92 deaths. In the ensuing years, several of his manufacturing firms failed, and in 1883, Amasa Stone committed suicide.


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