Silver Lake (NLR station)

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Silver Lake
Silver Lake Station.jpg
The Silver Lake station as seen from the inbound platform.
Station statistics
Address 208 Heckel Street
Belleville, New Jersey
Coordinates 40°46′49″N 74°10′49″W / 40.7803°N 74.1804°W / 40.7803; -74.1804Coordinates: 40°46′49″N 74°10′49″W / 40.7803°N 74.1804°W / 40.7803; -74.1804
Connections NJT Bus NJT Bus: 27, 90
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Other information
Opened 2002
Electrified 750V (DC) Overhead lines
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Owned by New Jersey Transit
Preceding station   Newark Light Rail   Following station
Grove Street – Newark Penn
Preceding station   Erie Railroad   Following station
Orange Branch
toward West Orange

Silver Lake Station is a surface station in Belleville, New Jersey on the City Subway Line of the Newark Light Rail system, and the southernmost one on the line outside of the city of Newark. It is located at 208 Heckel Street (a dead end street), intersects with Franklin Street, and lies alongside trackage owned by Norfolk Southern. The station was built in 2002 on the site of a former station owned by the New York and Greenwood Lake Railway, a subsidiary of the Erie Railroad.


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