125th Street station (IRT Second Avenue Line)

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 125th Street
 
Former New York City Subway station
Station statistics
AddressEast 125th Street and 2nd Avenue
New York, NY 10035
BoroughManhattan
LocaleEast Harlem
Coordinates40°48′10″N 73°56′01″W / 40.802761°N 73.933587°W / 40.802761; -73.933587Coordinates: 40°48′10″N 73°56′01″W / 40.802761°N 73.933587°W / 40.802761; -73.933587
DivisionA (IRT)
ServicesIRT Second Avenue Line
StructureElevated
Platforms2 island platforms
Tracks3
Other information
ClosedJune 11, 1940; 79 years ago (June 11, 1940)
Station succession
Next north129th Street (local)
133rd Street (express)
Next south121st Street (local)
86th Street (express)

125th Street was an express station on the demolished IRT Second Avenue Line. It had three tracks and two island platforms. The next stop to the north was 129th Street for terminating trains and 133rd Street for through trains. The next stop to the south was 121st Street for local trains and 86th Street for express trains. The station closed on June 11, 1940.

References[edit]

  • "2nd Avenue El". nycsubway.org. Archived from the original on 27 January 2009. Retrieved 2009-01-25.
  • "Second Avenue Local". Station Reporter. Archived from the original on 30 January 2009. Retrieved 2009-01-25.
  • http://www.nycsubway.org/perl/caption.pl?/img/maps/calcagno-1920-elevated.gif