145th Street (IRT Ninth Avenue Line)

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 145th Street
 
Former New York City Subway rapid transit station
Station statistics
Address West 145th Street and Frederick Douglass Boulevard
New York, NY 10039
Borough Manhattan
Locale Harlem
Coordinates 40°49′22.25″N 73°56′30.86″W / 40.8228472°N 73.9419056°W / 40.8228472; -73.9419056Coordinates: 40°49′22.25″N 73°56′30.86″W / 40.8228472°N 73.9419056°W / 40.8228472; -73.9419056
Division A (IRT)
Line IRT Ninth Avenue Line
Services None
Levels 2
Platforms 4 side platforms (2 on each level)
Tracks 3
(1 upper level)
(2 lower level)
Other information
Opened December 1, 1879; 138 years ago (December 1, 1879)
Closed June 11, 1940; 78 years ago (June 11, 1940)
Station succession
Next north 155th Street (Express)
151st Street (Local)
Next south 140th Street (Local)
125th Street (Express)

145th Street was an express station on the demolished IRT Ninth Avenue Line. It had 2 levels, the lower level was built first and had 2 tracks and 2 side platforms and served local trains. The upper level was built as part of the Dual Contracts and had 1 track and 2 side platforms over the local tracks that served express trains, the station opened on December 1, 1879 and closed on June 11, 1940. The next southbound local stop was 140th Street, the next southbound express stop was 125th Street. The next northbound local stop was 151st Street, the next northbound express stop was 155th Street.

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