99th Street (IRT Third Avenue Line)
|This article needs additional citations for verification. (January 2009)|
|New York City Subway rapid transit station|
|Services||IRT Third Avenue Line|
|Platforms||2 side platforms|
(1 – upper level)
(2 – lower level)
|Opened||December 30, 1878|
|Closed||May 12, 1955|
|Next north||106th Street|
|Next south||89th Street|
99th Street was a local station on the demolished IRT Third Avenue Line in New York City. It had two levels. The lower level serving local trains was built first, and had two tracks and two side platforms. The upper level, built as part of the Dual Contracts had one track that bypassed the station and served express trains. The next stop to the north was 106th Street. The next stop to the south was 89th Street. The station closed on May 12, 1955. South of the station were connecting tracks to the 98th Street Yard.
- "99th Street (3rd Avenue El)". nycsubway.org. Archived from the original on 5 March 2009. Retrieved 2009-01-25.
- "3rd Avenue El". nycsubway.org. Archived from the original on 27 January 2009. Retrieved 2009-01-25.
- "Third Avenue Local". Station Reporter. Retrieved 2009-01-25.
|This Manhattan train station–related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|