180th Street (IRT Third Avenue Line)

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 180th Street
 
Former New York City Subway rapid transit station
180TH ST. STATION, GENERAL VIEW IS EAST ON EAST 180TH ST. - Interborough Rapid Transit Company, Third Avenue Elevated Line, Borough of the Bronx, New York, New York County, NY HAER NY,3-BRONX,13-55.tif
The 180th Street station, shortly before the demolition of the Third Avenue El.
Station statistics
Address East 180th Street and 3rd Avenue
Bronx, NY 10457
Borough The Bronx
Locale Tremont
Division A (IRT)
Line IRT Third Avenue Line
Services None
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 3
Other information
Opened July 1, 1901; 116 years ago (July 1, 1901)
Closed April 29, 1973; 45 years ago (April 29, 1973)
Station succession
Next north 183rd Street
Next south Tremont Avenue – 177th Street

180th Street was a local station on the demolished IRT Third Avenue Line. It was opened on July 1, 1901, and was one of three stations built when the line was extended to Fordham Plaza, it had three tracks and two side platforms. The next stop to the north was 183rd Street, the next stop to the south was Tremont Avenue – 177th Street. The station closed on April 29, 1973.

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Media related to 180th Street (IRT Third Avenue Line) at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 40°51′02.6″N 73°53′38.5″W / 40.850722°N 73.894028°W / 40.850722; -73.894028