Basking Ridge station

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Coordinates: 40°42′41″N 74°33′19″W / 40.71139°N 74.55528°W / 40.71139; -74.55528

Basking Ridge
Basking Ridge Station.jpg
Basking Ridge station in April 2010. The station's former semaphore signal is still attached the building's canopy over the platform.
Owned byNew Jersey Transit
Line(s)
Platforms1 side platform
Tracks1
ConnectionsIntercity Bus Lakeland: 78
Other information
Fare zone16
History
OpenedJanuary 29, 1872[1]
Rebuilt1912
Traffic
Passengers (2017)79 (average weekday)[2][3]
Services
Preceding station NJT logo.svg NJ Transit Following station
Bernardsville
toward Gladstone
Gladstone Branch Lyons
Former services
Preceding station Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad Following station
Bernardsville
toward Gladstone
Gladstone Branch Lyons
toward Hoboken

Basking Ridge is a New Jersey Transit station in Bernards Township, New Jersey along the Gladstone Branch of the Morris and Essex line.

The single station building, located on the north side of the single track, was constructed in 1912. It was built by the Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad. Permitted parking is also available.

Station layout[edit]

The station has a single low-level side platform.

Ground/
platform level
Track 1 Gladstone Branch toward Gladstone (Bernardsville)
Gladstone Branch toward Summit, Hoboken or New York (Lyons)
Side platform, doors will open on the left or right
Street level Station building, ticket machine and parking

References[edit]

  1. ^ Stitcher, Felecia (January 27, 1972). "100 Years Ago Saturday the Iron Horse Arrived". The Bernardsville News. p. 42. Retrieved October 12, 2018 – via Newspapers.com. open access publication – free to read
  2. ^ "QUARTERLY RIDERSHIP TRENDS ANALYSIS" (PDF). New Jersey Transit. Archived from the original (PDF) on December 27, 2012. Retrieved January 4, 2013.
  3. ^ "How Many Riders Use NJ Transit's Hoboken Train Station?". Hoboken Patch. Retrieved 2018-07-18.

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