99th Street (IRT Third Avenue Line)

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99th Street
New York City Subway rapid transit station
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Power station
Station statistics
Borough Manhattan
Coordinates 40°47′12.7″N 73°56′53″W / 40.786861°N 73.94806°W / 40.786861; -73.94806Coordinates: 40°47′12.7″N 73°56′53″W / 40.786861°N 73.94806°W / 40.786861; -73.94806
Services IRT Third Avenue Line
Structure Elevated
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 3
(1 – upper level)
(2 – lower level)
Other information
Opened December 30, 1878; 136 years ago (December 30, 1878)
Closed May 12, 1955; 60 years ago (May 12, 1955)
Station succession
Next north 106th Street
Next south 89th Street

99th Street was a local station on the demolished IRT Third Avenue Line in New York City. It had two levels. The lower level serving local trains was built first, and had two tracks and two side platforms. The upper level, built as part of the Dual Contracts had one track that bypassed the station and served express trains. The next stop to the north was 106th Street. The next stop to the south was 89th Street. The station closed on May 12, 1955. South of the station were connecting tracks to the 98th Street Yard.

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