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Station: 207th Street (IRT West Side Line)

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Overview

Opened: 3/16/1906

Three tracks and two island platforms. No station house in the northbound direction. Northbound entrance is via Metrocard High Entrance/Exit Turnstiles only. No crossover or crossunder.

The stations at 207th St., 215th St., 225th St. and 231st St. feature a common cast concrete artwork entitled Elevated Nature, created in 1991 by artist Wopo Holup.

From here you can see the 207th Street Yard of the subway system to the eastern side. A track connection leads from the IRT elevated structure to the yard just north of the station. The shop building runs alongside the elevated structure all the way to 215th Street.

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Artwork

Elevated Nature I-IV, Wopo Holup (1991)

Photo Gallery


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Photo by: Gary Chatterton
Location: 207th Street

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Photo by: Robert Marrero
Location: 207th Street

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Photo by: Brian Weinberg
Location: 207th Street

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Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Location: 207th Street

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Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Location: 207th Street

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Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Location: 207th Street

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Photo by: Richard Panse
Location: 207th Street

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Photo by: Zach Summer
Location: 207th Street

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Photo by: Frank Moscatelli
Location: 207th Street

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Location: 207th Street

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Photo by: Robert Callahan
Location: 207th Street

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Photo by: Robert Callahan
Location: 207th Street

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Photo by: Robert Callahan
Location: 207th Street

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Photo by: Robert Callahan
Location: 207th Street

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Photo by: Christopher Henderson
Location: 207th Street


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