Grand Avenue (BMT Myrtle Avenue Line)
|Former New York City Subway rapid transit station|
|Address||Myrtle Avenue and Grand Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11205
|Services||BMT Myrtle Avenue Line|
|Platforms||2 side platforms|
|Opened||April 27, 1889|
|Closed||January 21, 1953|
|Next north||Franklin Avenue|
|Next south||Washington Avenue|
Grand Avenue was a station on the demolished section of the BMT Myrtle Avenue Line. The station was opened on April 27, 1889 at the intersection of Myrtle Avenue and Grand Avenue in Brooklyn next to the Myrtle Avenue station of the BMT Lexington Avenue Line, which opened four years earlier. It had two tracks and two side platforms, and had connections not only to that station, but also to Myrtle Avenue Line streetcars. The next southbound stop was Washington Avenue. The next northbound stop was Franklin Avenue. The connection to the Lexington Avenue el station lasted until that station closed on October 13, 1950. Grand Avenue closed on January 21, 1953, while the rest of the line southwest of Broadway was operational until October 4, 1969.
- "System Map, 1948". nycsubway.org. Retrieved 2009-01-25.
- "BMT Myrtle Avenue Line". nycsubway.org. Retrieved 2009-01-25.
- "Myrtle Avenue El". Station Reporter. Archived from the original on April 10, 2013. Retrieved 2009-01-25.
- Park Ave El; 1885-1891 (The Joe KorNer)
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