Mount Tabor (NJT station)

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Mount Tabor
Mount Tabor Station - September 2014.jpg
Mount Tabor station in September 2014 facing Morris Plains-bound. Station Road is visible to the right side.
Station statistics
Address Station Road near New Jersey Route 53
Mount Tabor, New Jersey
Coordinates 40°52′33″N 74°28′55″W / 40.87583°N 74.48194°W / 40.87583; -74.48194Coordinates: 40°52′33″N 74°28′55″W / 40.87583°N 74.48194°W / 40.87583; -74.48194
Connections NJT Bus: 880
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 2
Parking Yes
Bicycle facilities Yes
Other information
Opened 1881
Owned by New Jersey Transit
Fare zone 16
Passengers (2012) 36 (average weekday)[1]
Preceding station   NJT logo.svg NJ Transit Rail   Following station
toward Hackettstown
Morristown Line
Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
toward Buffalo
Main Line
toward Hoboken

The Mount Tabor Station is a New Jersey Transit station in Parsippany-Troy Hills, New Jersey along the Morristown Line just west of the small community of Mount Tabor. The station consists of one side platform and 48 parking spaces for commuters. One of these parking spaces is handicapped-accessible. The station sees limited service on a daily basis.

The first station at Mount Tabor was originally built by the Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad on August 19, 1881 under the supervision of a man from Newark named John Scannell.[2]


  1. ^ "QUARTERLY RIDERSHIP TRENDS ANALYSIS". New Jersey Transit. Archived from the original on December 27, 2012. Retrieved January 4, 2013. 
  2. ^ Mount Tabor Historical Society (2007). Images of America: Mount Tabor. Mount Pleasant, South Carolina: Arcadia Publishing. p. 16. ISBN 978-0-7385-5010-7. 

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The original Mount Tabor DL&W Station in 1881.