Silver Hill (MBTA station)

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Silver Hill station at sunset, August 2015.JPG
Silver Hill station at sunset in August 2015
Location Silver Hill Road at Merriam Street
Weston, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°23′44.25″N 71°18′08.49″W / 42.3956250°N 71.3023583°W / 42.3956250; -71.3023583Coordinates: 42°23′44.25″N 71°18′08.49″W / 42.3956250°N 71.3023583°W / 42.3956250; -71.3023583
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 2
Other information
Fare zone 3
Opened June 17, 1844
Passengers (2013) 15 (weekday inbound average)[1]
Preceding station   MBTA.svg MBTA   Following station
toward Wachusett
Fitchburg Line

Silver Hill Station is a small regional rail flag stop station on the MBTA Commuter Rail Fitchburg Line, one of three stations on the line in Weston, Massachusetts. Silver Hill has very limited service, with just two inbound trains and three outbound trains on weekdays only. It is the second least-used station in the entire MBTA system, with an average of just 15 daily boardings, only behind Plimptonville on the Franklin Line.. The station has a small wooden shelter and a dirt platform; it is not handicapped accessible.


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