84th Street (IRT Third Avenue Line)

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84th Street
New York City Subway rapid transit station
Station statistics
Borough Manhattan
Coordinates 40°46′39″N 73°57′17.6″W / 40.77750°N 73.954889°W / 40.77750; -73.954889Coordinates: 40°46′39″N 73°57′17.6″W / 40.77750°N 73.954889°W / 40.77750; -73.954889
Services IRT Third Avenue Line
Structure Elevated
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 3
(1 – upper level)
(2 – lower level)
Other information
Opened December 9, 1878; 135 years ago (December 9, 1878)
Closed May 12, 1955; 59 years ago (May 12, 1955)
Station succession
Next north 89th Street
Next south 76th Street

84th Street was a local station on the demolished IRT Third Avenue Line. It was originally built on December 9, 1878 and had two levels. The lower level was built first and had two tracks and two side platforms. It was served by local trains. The upper level was built as part of the Dual Contracts and had one track that bypassed the station for express trains. The next station to the north was 89th Street. The next stop to the south was 76th Street. The station closed on May 12, 1955.