Home > Line By Line Guide > BMT Culver Line

Station: Kings Highway (Culver Line)

From nycsubway.org

BMT Culver Line
Demolition of the Culver Shuttle
F.GIF 179th Street · 169th Street · Parsons Boulevard · Sutphin Boulevard · Briarwood-Van Wyck Boulevard · Union Turnpike-Kew Gardens · 75th Avenue · 71st-Continental Aves.-Forest Hills · Roosevelt Avenue · 21st Street-Queensbridge · Roosevelt Island · Lexington Ave.-63rd St. · 57th Street · 47-50th Street-Rockefeller Center · 42nd Street · 34th Street-Herald Square · 23rd Street · 14th Street · West 4th Street-Washington Square · Broadway-Lafayette · 2nd Avenue · Delancey Street · East Broadway · York Street · Jay St.-Metrotech · Bergen Street · Carroll Street · Smith-9th Street · 4th Avenue · 7th Avenue-Park Slope · 15th Street-Prospect Park · Fort Hamilton Parkway · Church Avenue · Ditmas Avenue · 18th Avenue · Avenue I · Bay Parkway · Avenue N · Avenue P · Kings Highway · Avenue U · Avenue X · Neptune Avenue · West 8th Street · Coney Island-Stillwell Avenue


Overview

Opened: 3/16/1919

Kings Highway is an express stop with two island platforms. The north stairway to Kings Highway is double wide and leads to the mezzanine, which is wood with concrete floor. The south exit to Avenue S resembles the north exit, and has a token booth and MetroCard iron maidens. Some trains terminate at this station, with the center track being used for terminal operations. At the north end of the station there is evidence of a former switch track which may have been used for terminal operations; this station served as the terminal for two months after opening in 1919.

Photo Gallery


Image 40487
(370k, 1044x708)
Photo by: Ed Davis, Sr.
Collection of: David Pirmann
Location: Kings Highway

Image 45359
(107k, 892x566)
Photo by: Michael Hodurski
Location: Kings Highway

Image 48521
(208k, 1044x788)
Photo by: Michael Hodurski
Location: Kings Highway

Image 50056
(138k, 1024x768)
Photo by: Michael Hodurski
Location: Kings Highway

Image 58228
(130k, 820x620)
Photo by: Pablo Maneiro
Location: Kings Highway

Image 58230
(124k, 820x620)
Photo by: Pablo Maneiro
Location: Kings Highway

Image 64618
(49k, 600x450)
Photo by: Professor J
Location: Kings Highway

Image 72025
(220k, 1044x788)
Photo by: Zach Summer
Location: Kings Highway

Image 81971
(188k, 1044x791)
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Location: Kings Highway

Image 87763
(109k, 820x546)
Photo by: Brian J. Cudahy
Location: Kings Highway

Image 97878
(221k, 1044x705)
Photo by: Robert Taylor
Location: Kings Highway

Image 98658
(182k, 1044x788)
Photo by: David Tropiansky
Location: Kings Highway

Image 100321
(233k, 1044x788)
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Location: Kings Highway

Image 119250
(308k, 1044x712)
Photo by: Zach Summer
Location: Kings Highway

Image 132440
(301k, 1024x677)
Photo by: John Dooley
Location: Kings Highway


More Images: 1-50 51-86









http://www.nycsubway.org/wiki/Station:_Kings_Highway_(Culver_Line)
Copyright © 1995-2012 www.nycsubway.org.
nycsubway.org is not affiliated with any transit agency or provider.