Hanover Square (IRT Third Avenue Line)
|Former New York City Subway rapid transit station|
|Coordinates||40°42′16.78″N 74°0′33.36″W / 40.7046611°N 74.0092667°WCoordinates: 40°42′16.78″N 74°0′33.36″W / 40.7046611°N 74.0092667°W|
IRT Second Avenue Line|
IRT Third Avenue Line
|Platforms||1 island platform|
|Opened||August 26, 1878|
|Closed||December 22, 1950|
|Next north||Fulton Street|
|Next south||South Ferry|
Hanover Square was a station on the demolished IRT Third Avenue Line. It had two tracks and one island platform. The station was originally built in 1878 by the New York Elevated Railroad. The next stop to the north was Fulton Street. The next stop to the south was South Ferry. The station closed on December 22, 1950.
In popular culture
- Parke, Richard H. (December 23, 1950). "Old 'El' Link Ends Its 72-Year Uproar". The New York Times. p. 23. Retrieved 2011-11-02.