Davenport Avenue station

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The Davenport Avenue station is a station on the Newark City Subway Line of the Newark Light Rail, located at the dead end of Davenport Avenue east of North Fifth Street.

Davenport Avenue
Davenport Avenue Station - April 2015.jpg
Davenport Avenue station in April 2015.
Location2 Davenport Avenue
Newark, New Jersey
Coordinates40°46′21″N 74°10′42″W / 40.7724°N 74.1783°W / 40.7724; -74.1783Coordinates: 40°46′21″N 74°10′42″W / 40.7724°N 74.1783°W / 40.7724; -74.1783
Owned byNew Jersey Transit
Platforms2 side platforms
Tracks2
History
OpenedMay 26, 1935[1]
Electrified750 V (DC) overhead lines
Services
Preceding station NJT logo.svg NJ Transit Following station
Branch Brook Park Grove Street – Newark Penn Bloomfield Avenue

It includes a gate which provides pedestrian access to Branch Brook Park, as well as a pedestrian at-grade crossing across the tracks located on the southeast corner of the dead end.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Commuters Hail Newark Subway". The Asbury Park Evening Press. May 27, 1935. p. 17. Retrieved January 14, 2020 – via Newspapers.com.  

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