34th Street (IRT Second Avenue Line)

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34th Street
Former New York City Subway rapid transit station
Station statistics
Borough Manhattan
Coordinates 40°44′41.31″N 73°58′32.95″W / 40.7448083°N 73.9758194°W / 40.7448083; -73.9758194Coordinates: 40°44′41.31″N 73°58′32.95″W / 40.7448083°N 73.9758194°W / 40.7448083; -73.9758194
Services IRT Second Avenue Line
IRT 34th Street Ferry Shuttle
Structure Elevated
Platforms 2 side platforms (main line)
1 island platform (shuttle)
Tracks 5
(3 – main line)
(2 – shuttle)
Other information
Closed June 13, 1942; 75 years ago (June 13, 1942)
Station succession
Next north 42nd Street (2nd Ave)
Third Avenue (shuttle)
Next south 23rd Street (2nd Ave)
34th Street Ferry (shuttle)

34th Street was a local station on the demolished IRT Second Avenue Line. It had two levels. The upper level had three tracks and two side platforms and was used for the Second Avenue line trains. The lower level had two tracks and one island platform and was used by 34th Street shuttle trains. The next stop to the north was 42nd Street. The next stop to the south was 23rd Street. The next eastbound stop on the shuttle was 34th Street Ferry. The next westbound stop on the shuttle was Third Avenue. The shuttle platform closed on July 14, 1930, and the main line station closed on June 13, 1942.

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