52nd Street (BMT Fifth Avenue Line)

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52nd Street
New York City Subway rapid transit station
Station statistics
Address Third Avenue and 52nd Street
Brooklyn, New York
Borough Brooklyn
Coordinates 40°38′47.95″N 74°0′57.32″W / 40.6466528°N 74.0159222°W / 40.6466528; -74.0159222Coordinates: 40°38′47.95″N 74°0′57.32″W / 40.6466528°N 74.0159222°W / 40.6466528; -74.0159222
Services BMT Fifth Avenue Line
Structure Elevated
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Other information
Opened October 1, 1893; 121 years ago (October 1, 1893)
Closed May 31, 1940; 74 years ago (May 31, 1940)
Station succession
Next north 46th Street
Next south 58th Street

52nd Street[1][2][3] was a station on the demolished section of the BMT Fifth Avenue Line. It was served by trains of the BMT Fifth Avenue Line, it had 2 tracks and 1 island platform. The station was opened on October 1, 1893 at the intersection of Third Avenue and 52nd Street. The next stop to the north was 46th Street. The next stop to the south was 58th Street. It closed on May 31, 1940. Current rapid transit service in this area can be found one block east and then another block south at the 53rd Street Station on the underground BMT Fourth Avenue Line.


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