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Station: Cypress Avenue (Pelham Line)

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"C" mosaic at the Pelham Line station at Cypress Avenue. Photo by Frank LeViness, July 2007.

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Overview

Opened: 1/17/1919

Three tracks, two side platforms. There are typical Dual Contracts frieze and initial "C" mosaics along the tops of the platform walls, and full name tablets at intervals. The platforms are slightly offset from each other, and the exits and fare control are at platform level in the center of the station. There is no available crossunder or crossover between platforms. On the inbound platform there is a closed newsstand which has been tiled over.

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