18th station (CTA South Side main line)

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CTA rapid transit
18th Street L station.jpg
Location 18th Street and Wabash Avenue
Chicago, Illinois
Owned by Chicago Transit Authority
Line(s) South Side main line
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2 tracks
Structure type Elevated
Opened June 6, 1892
Closed August 1, 1949
Rebuilt 1907

18th was a station on the Chicago Transit Authority's South Side main line, which is now part of the Green Line. The station was located at 18th Street and Wabash Avenue in the Near South Side neighborhood of Chicago.[1] 18th was situated south of Roosevelt/Wabash and north of Cermak. 18th opened on June 6, 1892, and closed on August 1, 1949.[2]


  1. ^ Garfield, Graham. "18th". Chicago-L.org. Retrieved June 21, 2010. 
  2. ^ "Begin Skip-Stop Runs Monday on North, South 'L'". Chicago Daily Tribune. July 29, 1949. p. A9.