Washington Avenue Station
Get Washington Avenue Station essential facts below. View Videos or join the Washington Avenue Station discussion. Add Washington Avenue Station to your PopFlock.com topic list for future reference or share this resource on social media.
Washington Avenue Station
 Washington Avenue
 
Former New York City Subway station
Station statistics
AddressMyrtle Avenue and Washington Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11205
BoroughBrooklyn
LocaleClinton Hill
Coordinates40°41?36?N 73°58?01?W / 40.6933°N 73.9669°W / 40.6933; -73.9669Coordinates: 40°41?36?N 73°58?01?W / 40.6933°N 73.9669°W / 40.6933; -73.9669
DivisionB (BMT)
ServicesBMT Myrtle Avenue Line
BMT Lexington Avenue Line
StructureElevated
Platforms1 island platform
Tracks2
Other information
OpenedDecember 4, 1888; 130 years ago (December 4, 1888)
Closed1950; 69 years ago (1950) (Lex Ave.)
October 4, 1969; 49 years ago (October 4, 1969) (Myrtle)
Station succession
Next westVanderbilt Avenue
Next eastGrand Avenue (Myrtle)
Myrtle Avenue (Lexington)

Washington Avenue was a station on the demolished BMT Myrtle Avenue Line and BMT Lexington Avenue Line. It was opened on December 4, 1888 and had two tracks and one island platform. The next stop to the north was Grand Avenue, and until 1950, the next stop to the north for trains destined for points on the BMT Lexington Avenue Line was Myrtle Avenue. The next stop to the south was Vanderbilt Avenue for both lines. It closed on October 4, 1969, after a fire on the structure.

References

External links

  • "Washington Avenue (BMT Myrtle)". nycsubway.org. Retrieved .
  • "Lexington Avenue El". Station Reporter. Retrieved .
  • "Myrtle Avenue El". Station Reporter. Retrieved .



  This article uses material from the Wikipedia page available here. It is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.

Washington_Avenue_station
 



 



 
Music Scenes