Babcock Street (MBTA station)

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BABCOCK STREET
Babcock Street MBTA station, Boston MA.jpg
An outbound train at Babcock Street
Station statistics
Address Commonwealth Avenue and Babcock Street
Boston, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°21′06″N 71°07′18″W / 42.35169°N 71.121547°W / 42.35169; -71.121547Coordinates: 42°21′06″N 71°07′18″W / 42.35169°N 71.121547°W / 42.35169; -71.121547
Line(s)
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Other information
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Owned by MBTA
Traffic
Passengers (2009) 1,824 (daily average)[1]
Services
Preceding station   MBTA.svg MBTA   Following station
Green Line
  Former service  
toward Watertown
Green Line
discontinued 1969
toward Park Street

Babcock Street is a station on the MBTA Green Line "B" Branch located in Boston, Massachusetts. The station is located on Commonwealth Avenue at Babcock Street. Babcock Street consists of two side platforms which serve the "B" Branch's two tracks. Babcock street is 24 minutes away from Park Street.[2] The station was also shared by the former "A" Branch trains to Watertown Yard until 1969.

Station layout[edit]

G
Street/Platform level
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Outbound "B" Branch toward Boston College (Packards Corner)
Inbound "B" Branch toward Government Center (Pleasant Street)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ridership and Service Statistics". Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority. 2010. Retrieved 8 August 2013. 
  2. ^ Association for Public Transportation, Car-Free in Boston, A Guide for Locals and Visitors, 10th ed. (2003), p. 117.

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