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Station: 231st Street (IRT West Side Line)

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Overview

Opened: 1/27/1907

Three tracks and two side platforms. Recently renovated, there is artwork installed along the walls under the canopies on the 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.

Artwork

Elevated Nature I-IV, Wopo Holup (1991)

Magic Realism in Kingsbridge, Felipe Galindo

Photo Gallery


Image 12901
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Photo by: Joe Testagrose
Location: 231st Street

Image 15673
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Photo by: Steve Zabel
Collection of: Joe Testagrose
Location: 231st Street

Image 43118
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Photo by: Stuart Gitlow
Location: 231st Street

Image 89421
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Photo by: Richard Panse
Location: 231st Street

Image 94749
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Photo by: Gin Yee
Location: 231st Street

Image 126982
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Photo by: Robert Callahan
Location: 231st Street

Image 127005
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Photo by: Robert Callahan
Location: 231st Street

Image 127232
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Photo by: Robert Callahan
Location: 231st Street

Image 127237
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Photo by: Robert Callahan
Location: 231st Street

Image 127291
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Photo by: Robert Callahan
Location: 231st Street

Image 127365
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Photo by: Robert Callahan
Location: 231st Street

Image 127390
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Photo by: Robert Callahan
Location: 231st Street

Image 127473
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Photo by: Robert Callahan
Location: 231st Street

Image 127536
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Photo by: Robert Callahan
Location: 231st Street

Image 127555
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Photo by: Robert Callahan
Location: 231st Street


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