Christopher Street (IRT Ninth Avenue Line)

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Christopher Street
Former New York City Subway rapid transit station
'El' station, Ninth Avenue Line, Christopher and Greenwich S - (3109777137).jpg
Station statistics
Borough Manhattan
Locale Lower Manhattan
Coordinates 40°43′58.31″N 74°0′27.14″W / 40.7328639°N 74.0075389°W / 40.7328639; -74.0075389Coordinates: 40°43′58.31″N 74°0′27.14″W / 40.7328639°N 74.0075389°W / 40.7328639; -74.0075389
Services IRT Ninth Avenue Line
Structure Elevated
Platforms 2 side platforms, 1 island platform
Tracks 3
Other information
Opened November 3, 1873; 143 years ago (November 3, 1873)
Closed June 11, 1940; 77 years ago (June 11, 1940)
Station code [1]
Station succession
Next north 14th Street
Next south Houston Street (Local)
Desbrosses Street (Express)

Christopher Street was an express station on the demolished IRT Ninth Avenue Line. It had three tracks, one island platform and two side platforms. It was served by trains from the IRT Ninth Avenue Line. It opened on November 3, 1873 and closed on June 11, 1940. The next southbound local stop was Houston Street. The next southbound express stop was Desbrosses Street. The next northbound stop was 14th Street for all trains.


  1. ^ "Station Developers' Information". Metropolitan Transportation Authority. Retrieved June 13, 2017.