|Location||127-129 Hillside Avenue
Washington Heights, Manhattan, New York City
|MPS||New York City Subway System MPS|
|NRHP Reference #||06000025|
|Added to NRHP||February 9, 2006|
The Dyckman-Hillside Substation, also known as Substation 17, is an historic electrical substation located at 127-129 Hillside Avenue between Sickles Street and Nagle Avenue, near the Dyckman Street station of the IRT Broadway – Seventh Avenue Line, in the Washington Heights neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City. It was one of eight substations constructed by the Interborough Rapid Transit Company in 1904-05.
The substation is a two story, free-standing masonry building in the Beaux-Arts style. It features hipped roof, tower-like projections, scrolled wrought iron brackets, and terra cotta decorative details.
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13.
- Kathleen A. Howe (March 2004). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Substation 17". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-03-19. See also: "Accompanying 11 photos".
- Media related to Dyckman-Hillside Substation (Substation 17) at Wikimedia Commons
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