14th Street (IRT Ninth Avenue Line)

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14th Street
Former New York City Subway rapid transit station
Station statistics
Borough Manhattan
Coordinates 40°44′27.46″N 74°0′19.54″W / 40.7409611°N 74.0054278°W / 40.7409611; -74.0054278Coordinates: 40°44′27.46″N 74°0′19.54″W / 40.7409611°N 74.0054278°W / 40.7409611; -74.0054278
Services IRT Ninth Avenue Line
Structure Elevated
Levels 2
Platforms 4 side platforms (2 on each level)
Tracks 3
(1 upper level)
(2 lower level)
Other information
Closed June 11, 1940; 77 years ago (June 11, 1940)
Station succession
Next north 23rd Street (Local)
34th Street (Express)
Next south Christopher Street

14th Street was an express station on the demolished IRT Ninth Avenue Line, an elevated railway in New York City. It had two levels. The lower level was built first and had two tracks and two side platforms. The upper level was built as part of the Dual Contracts and had one track and two side platforms over the lower level local tracks. It closed on June 11, 1940. The next southbound stop was Christopher Street for express and local trains. The next northbound local stop was 23rd Street. The next northbound express stop was 34th Street.