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Station: Simpson Street (White Plains Road Line)

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IRT White Plains Road Line at Simpson Street. Museum train entering station southbound. Photo by: David Pirmann, September 2011.

IRT White Plains Road Line
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Dyre Avenue · Baychester Avenue · Gun Hill Road · Pelham Parkway · Morris Park · East 180th Street · West Farms Sq.-East Tremont Ave.-177th St. · 174th Street · Freeman Street · Simpson Street · Intervale Avenue · Prospect Avenue · Jackson Avenue · 3rd Avenue-149th Street · 149th Street-Grand Concourse · 138th Street · 125th Street · 86th Street · 59th Street · Grand Central · 14th Street-Union Square · Brooklyn Bridge-City Hall · Fulton Street · Wall Street · Bowling Green · Borough Hall · Nevins Street · Atlantic Avenue · Franklin Avenue · President Street · Sterling Street · Winthrop Street · Church Avenue · Beverly Road · Newkirk Avenue · Flatbush Avenue


Overview

Opened: 11/26/1904

Three tracks and two side platforms. Similar to Prospect Avenue. The station house has a concrete floor and has doors. A glass block elevator tower is off to the SE and NW of the station. There is a 10mph curve just north of the station.

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Artwork

What We Build is Not Permanent, We Are Not What We Build, Lisa Amowitz (2006)

Photo Gallery


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