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Station: Baychester Avenue (Dyre Line)

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R-142 train on the Test Track at Baychester Avenue. Photo by: DeAndre Burrell, May 2010.

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Overview

Opened: 5/15/1940

Two tracks and two side platforms. Resembles Gun Hill Road in design with and platform windscreen resembling Morris Park. The cityscape scene along the canopy is being replaced with solid beige walls. In an interesting layout, the fare control is under the tracks at the north end, 48 steps down to street level.

Photo Gallery


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Photo by: Wayne Whitehorne
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Photo by: DeAndre Burrell
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Photo by: Harry Pinsker
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Photo by: DeAndre Burrell
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