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Station: Church Avenue (Brighton Line)

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BMT Brighton Line station at Church Avenue. Photo by: David Pirmann, July 1998.

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Overview

Opened: 8/23/1907

Express station with four tracks and two island platforms. The station has been renovated. The ceiling has longitudinal metal slats in an arched patterns. The main exit at the south leads to Church Avenue and features glass block windows. Outside the fare control is a sign that the station has been adopted by nearby Erasmus Hall High School. The north exit leads to Caton Avenue. Both fare controls are at street level with pleasant station buildings. There are crossovers at both ends.

Photo Gallery


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Photo by: David Pirmann
Location: Church Avenue

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Collection of: David Pirmann
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Photo by: Richard Panse
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Photo by: Joe Testagrose
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Photo by: Phillip Lee
Location: Church Avenue

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Collection of: George Conrad Collection
Location: Church Avenue

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Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
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Photo by: Mark S. Feinman
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Collection of: George Conrad Collection
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Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Location: Church Avenue

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Photo by: Joe Testagrose
Location: Church Avenue


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