The best way to picture yourself moving

Recent UpdatesSite Search
Transit Photos Railroad Photos Rail Museums
Airliner Photos
Ship Photos
Kavanagh Fam
Travel Blog
World Trade Ctr

New York Region Transit > NYC > Subway > Stations > Brooklyn


9th Avenue

Boro Brooklyn Lines Served
Year Opened 1916
Street Location 39th St & 9th Ave Transfers  
Platform Layout Upper: 2 island platforms
Lower: 2 island platforms (not used)
Right-of-Way Open-Cut & subway
# of Tracks Upper: 3 tracks
Lower: 3 tracks (not in service)
Former Name(s)  
Points of Interest This is a transition station between the West End El over New Utrecht Ave and the 4th Avenue Subway. It is in a open cut. Just west of the station in a bunch of interlockings for the entrance to the 39th Ave Yards. Another unique feature of this station is there are two abandoned platforms underneath the station for the former Culver trains.
ny-hr-bmt082601-W-01.jpg (51138 bytes)Coney Island bound W train entering 9th Avenue. This is now D territory. (8/26/01 dig.) ny-hr-bmt082601-W-02.jpg (63381 bytes)Pacific St bound W train leaving 9th Ave, note all the trackwork for the closed lower level and yard leads. This is now D territory. (8/26/01 dig.)
ny-hr-bmt082601-W-10.jpg (46427 bytes)Another view at 9th Ave. The ramps to the lower level are in plain site. This is now D territory. (8/26/01 dig.) ny-hr-bmt082601-W-11.jpg (65673 bytes)W train heading up the ramp to 9th Ave. This is now D territory. (8/26/01 dig.)
ny-hr-bmt082601-triplex06.jpg (74106 bytes)9th Ave Station on the West End Line in Brooklyn with a D-Type excursion train in view. (8/26/01)  


To: Coney Island

To: Norwood-205th St

Fort Hamilton Pkwy 36th Street

The Fine Print:

   All photos on this website are by Mark Kavanagh. Any and all material contained in this web site may not be reproduced for in any form without the expressed written consent of Mark Kavanagh, © 1999-2018 all rights reserved. Larger and higher resolution images for all photos are available from the webmaster.
   If you have any questions or comments please use the feedback page, or E-mail Ktransit.
     All Logos, symbols for airlines, railroads and transit systems are trademarks and/or copyrighted by the owning airline/railroad/transit system
     Ktransit.com is not affiliated with ANY airline, railroad or transit system mentioned on this website. This website is an extension of the webmaster's hobby of transportation and photography. Help on transit systems is provided, if known.
     Become a sponsor of ktransit.com. Put your ad on a specific city for a nominal annual fee. 
E-mail Ktransit for more information.