183rd Street (IRT Third Avenue Line)

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183rd Street
New York City Subway rapid transit station
183rd St Station.jpg
The 183rd Street station, shortly before the demolition of the Third Avenue El.
Station statistics
Borough Bronx
Locale Belmont
Coordinates 40°51′15″N 73°53′27″W / 40.85417°N 73.89083°W / 40.85417; -73.89083Coordinates: 40°51′15″N 73°53′27″W / 40.85417°N 73.89083°W / 40.85417; -73.89083
Line IRT Third Avenue Line
Services None
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 3
Other information
Opened July 1, 1901; 112 years ago (July 1, 1901)
Closed April 29, 1973; 40 years ago (April 29, 1973)
Station succession
Next north Fordham Road – 190th Street
Next south 180th Street

183rd Street was a local station on the demolished IRT Third Avenue Line. It had three tracks and two side platforms. The next stop to the north was Fordham Road – 190th Street. The next stop to the south was 180th Street. The station closed on April 29, 1973. This station was very famous for Dondi's "Children of the Grave: Part II"

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