130th Street (IRT Ninth Avenue Line)

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 130th Street
Former New York City Subway station
Station statistics
Address West 130th Street and Frederick Douglass Boulevard
New York, NY 10026
Borough Manhattan
Locale Manhattanville
Coordinates 40°48′48.12″N 73°56′55.88″W / 40.8133667°N 73.9488556°W / 40.8133667; -73.9488556Coordinates: 40°48′48.12″N 73°56′55.88″W / 40.8133667°N 73.9488556°W / 40.8133667; -73.9488556
Division A (IRT)
Line IRT Ninth Avenue Line
Services None
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 3
(1 upper level)
(2 lower level)
Other information
Opened September 17, 1879; 138 years ago (September 17, 1879)
Closed June 11, 1940; 78 years ago (June 11, 1940)
Station succession
Next north 135th Street
Next south 125th Street

130th Street was a local station on the demolished IRT Ninth Avenue Line. It had two levels. The lower level was built first and had two tracks and two side platforms and served local trains. The upper level was built as part of the Dual Contracts and had one track that served express trains that bypassed this station. It opened on September 17, 1879 and closed on June 11, 1940. The next southbound stop was 125th Street. The next northbound stop was 135th Street.