14th Street (IRT Second Avenue Line)

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 14th Street
 
Former New York City Subway station
Station statistics
Address East 14th Street and 2nd Avenue
New York, NY 10003
Borough Manhattan
Locale Midtown Manhattan
Coordinates 40°43′52.77″N 73°58′57.36″W / 40.7313250°N 73.9826000°W / 40.7313250; -73.9826000Coordinates: 40°43′52.77″N 73°58′57.36″W / 40.7313250°N 73.9826000°W / 40.7313250; -73.9826000
Division A (IRT)
Services IRT Second Avenue Line
Structure Elevated
Platforms 4 side platforms (2 on each level)
Tracks 3
(2 – lower level)
(1 – upper level)
Other information
Opened March 1, 1880; 138 years ago (March 1, 1880)
Closed June 13, 1942; 76 years ago (June 13, 1942)
Station succession
Next north 19th Street (local)
42nd Street (express)
Next south Eighth Street (local)
Chatham Square (express)

14th Street was an express station on the demolished IRT Second Avenue Line, located at the intersection of 14th Street and First Avenue. It had two levels. The lower level had three tracks and two side platforms and was served by local trains. The upper level had two tracks and two side platforms and was used by express trains. The next stop to the north was 19th Street for local trains and 42nd Street for express trains. The next stop to the south was Eighth Street for local trains and Chatham Square for express trains. The station closed on June 13, 1942.

References[edit]

  • "Second Avenue Local". Station Reporter. Archived from the original on 30 January 2009. Retrieved 2009-01-25.