Oak (CTA station)

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Oak
CTA rapid transit
Location 319 West Oak Street
Chicago, Illinois 60610
Owned by Chicago Transit Authority
Line(s) North Side Main Line
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 4 tracks (2 express)
Construction
Structure type Elevated
History
Opened 1906
Closed August 1, 1949

Oak was a station on the Chicago Transit Authority's North Side Main Line, which is now part of the Brown Line. The station was located at 319 W. Oak Street in the Near North Side neighborhood of Chicago. Oak was situated south of Division, which closed at the same time as Oak, and north of Chicago. Oak opened in 1906 and closed on August 1, 1949, along with 22 other stations as part of a CTA service revision.[1][2]


References[edit]

  1. ^ Garfield, Graham. "Oak". Chicago-L.org. Retrieved January 22, 2010. 
  2. ^ "Begin Skip-Stop Runs Monday on North, South 'L'". Chicago Daily Tribune. July 29, 1949. p. A9.