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Encyclopedia > List of streetcar lines in the Bronx

The following streetcar lines once operated in the Bronx, New York City, New York, United States. Every line in the Bronx eventually came under control of the Third Avenue Railway.[citation needed] a historic postcard showing electric trolley-powered streetcars in Richmond, Virginia, where Frank J. Sprague successfully demonstrated his new system on the hills in 1888 A streetcar is a railway vehicle designed to carry passengers on tracks, usually laid in city streets. ... The Bronx is one of the five boroughs of New York City. ... Nickname: Big Apple, City that never Sleeps, Gotham Location in the state of New York Coordinates: Country United States State New York Boroughs The Bronx Brooklyn Manhattan Queens Staten Island Settled 1613 Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R) Area    - City 1,214. ... This article is about the U.S. state. ...

Name From To Major streets Abandoned Notes
A Westchester Avenue Line The Hub Westchester Square Westchester Avenue July 10, 1948 now the Bx4 bus
B Bailey Avenue Line Kingsbridge Fordham Bailey Avenue and Fordham Road June 26, 1948
B Boston Road Line The Hub Morris Park 3rd Avenue, Boston Road, and Morris Park Avenue August 21, 1948 now the Bx21 bus
Broadway and 145th Street Line Harlem, Manhattan Riverdale (city line) 145th Street, Amsterdam Avenue, and Broadway June 29, 1947
C Bronx and Van Cortlandt Parks Crosstown Line Riverdale (city line) West Farms Square Broadway, Kingsbridge Road, Fordham Road, Southern Boulevard, 180th Street, and Boston Road January 24, 1948 now the Bx9 bus
City Island Line Pelham Bay Park? City Island Shore Road and City Island Avenue? August 8, 1919
D Dyre Avenue Line Eastchester Dyre Avenue June 28, 1938 remnant of the Fifth Avenue-Mount Vernon Line from Westchester County
Fordham and Woodlawn Line East Harlem, Manhattan Woodlawn 3rd Avenue, Fordham Road, Webster Avenue, and Gun Hill Road July 1, 1918
Jerome Avenue Line Washington Heights, Manhattan Woodlawn (city line) 155th Street and Jerome Avenue September 4, 1921
L St. Ann's Avenue Line Mott Haven Morrisania St. Ann's Avenue July 10, 1948
M Morris Avenue Line Mott Haven Morrisania Lincoln Avenue and Morris Avenue January 1, 1941 now the Bx32 bus
O Ogden Avenue Line Washington Heights, Manhattan Washington Heights, Manhattan 155th Street, Ogden Avenue, and 181st Street October 25, 1947 now the Bx13 bus
P Pelham Bay Park Line Westchester Square Pelham Bay Park Westchester Avenue August 17, 1940 now the Bx14 bus
Randall Avenue Line unknown Hunts Point? Randall Avenue July 15, 1921
S Harlem Shuttle East Harlem, Manhattan Mott Haven 3rd Avenue August 5, 1941
S Sedgwick Avenue Line Morrisania East Tremont 161st Street, Sedgwick Avenue, Burnside Avenue, Tremont Avenue September 8, 1921 south of West Tremont Avenue (Morris Heights)
June 26, 1948 east of West Tremont Avenue
became the Bx39 bus, but no longer a bus route
S Southern Boulevard Line Mott Haven Belmont Bruckner Boulevard and Southern Boulevard August 21, 1948 now the Bx19 bus
T Tremont Avenue Line Morris Heights Throgs Neck Burnside Avenue and Tremont Avenue August 21, 1948 now the Bx40 and Bx42 buses
U University Avenue Line Washington Heights, Manhattan Kingsbridge 181st Street, University Avenue, and Kingsbridge Road October 25, 1947 now the Bx3 bus
V Sound View Avenue Line Hunts Point Clasons Point Westchester Avenue and Sound View Avenue March 8, 1947 now the Bx27 bus
V Williamsbridge Line East Tremont Wakefield (city line) Tremont Avenue, Morris Park Avenue, and White Plains Road August 21, 1948 now the Bx39 bus
W Webster and White Plains Avenues Line The Hub Wakefield (city line) Melrose Avenue, Webster Avenue, Gun Hill Road, and White Plains Road June 26, 1948 now the Bx41 bus
W Willis Avenue Line West 130th Street Ferry, Manhattan Woodlawn (city line) 125th Street, Willis Avenue, Melrose Avenue, and Webster Avenue August 18, 1935 north of Fordham Road
August 5, 1941 south of Fordham Road
X 138th Street Crosstown Line Harlem, Manhattan Port Morris 135th Street, Madison Avenue, and 138th Street July 10, 1948 now the Bx33 bus
X 149th Street Crosstown Line Harlem, Manhattan Hunts Point 145th Street and 149th Street August 16, 1947 now the Bx19 bus
X 163th Street Crosstown Line Washington Heights, Manhattan Hunts Point 155th Street, 161st Street, 163rd Street, and Hunts Point Avenue June 26, 1948 now the Bx6 bus
X 167th Street Crosstown Line Washington Heights, Manhattan Hunts Point 181st Street, 167th Street, 168th Street, and 169th Street July 10, 1948 now the Bx35 bus
X 207th Street Crosstown Line Inwood, Manhattan Belmont 207th Street and Fordham Road January 24, 1948
Z 180th Street Crosstown Line Washington Heights, Manhattan Unionport 181st Street, University Avenue, Tremont Avenue, Webster Avenue, 180th Street, Boston Road, and 177th Street October 25, 1947 now the Bx36 bus

July 10 is the 191st day (192nd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 174 days remaining. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Kingsbridge is a neighborhood in the Bronx, New York. ... Fordham is a neighborhood in The Bronx, New York. ... June 26 is the 177th day of the year (178th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 188 days remaining. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Morris Park is a residential, working, middle-class, Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx, New York City. ... August 21 is the 233rd day of the year (234th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... This article is about the Harlem neighborhood in New York City. ... Riverdale Riverdale (population approximately 45,000, according to the 2000 U.S. Census) is a middle- and upper-class residential neighborhood in the northwest Bronx, New York City. ... June 29 is the 180th day of the year (181st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 185 days remaining. ... Year 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1947 calendar). ... Riverdale Riverdale (population approximately 45,000, according to the 2000 U.S. Census) is a middle- and upper-class residential neighborhood in the northwest Bronx, New York City. ... January 24 is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... City Island is a small island approximately 1. ... August 8 is the 220th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (221st in leap years), with 145 days remaining. ... Year 1919 (MCMXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar). ... Eastchester is a neighborhood in the northeasternmost corner of the Bronx, New York, containing a predominantly working-class African-American and West Indian population. ... June 28 is the 179th day of the year (180th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 186 days remaining. ... 1938 (MCMXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... Westchester County is a suburban county with about 940,000 residents located in the U.S. state of New York. ... Woodlawn (population 7,741) is a neighborhood in the borough of the Bronx in New York City. ... July 1 is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 183 days remaining. ... Year 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... Nagle Avenue Washington Heights is a New York City neighborhood in the northern reaches of the borough of Manhattan. ... Woodlawn (population 7,741) is a neighborhood in the borough of the Bronx in New York City. ... September 4 is the 247th day of the year (248th in leap years). ... Year 1921 (MCMXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for full calendar). ... Mott Haven is the southernmost neighborhood in the South Bronx. ... Morrisania is a neighborhood in the southwestern section of the Bronx in New York City. ... July 10 is the 191st day (192nd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 174 days remaining. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Mott Haven is the southernmost neighborhood in the South Bronx. ... Morrisania is a neighborhood in the southwestern section of the Bronx in New York City. ... January 1 is the first day of the calendar year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. ... For the movie, see 1941 (film). ... Nagle Avenue Washington Heights is a New York City neighborhood in the northern reaches of the borough of Manhattan. ... Nagle Avenue Washington Heights is a New York City neighborhood in the northern reaches of the borough of Manhattan. ... October 25 is the 298th day of the year (299th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1947 calendar). ... August 17 is the 229th day of the year (230th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Year 1940 (MCMXL) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1940 calendar). ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... July 15 is the 196th day (197th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 169 days remaining. ... Year 1921 (MCMXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for full calendar). ... Mott Haven is the southernmost neighborhood in the South Bronx. ... August 5 is the 217th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (218th in leap years), with 148 days remaining. ... For the movie, see 1941 (film). ... Morrisania is a neighborhood in the southwestern section of the Bronx in New York City. ... East Tremont is a neighborhood in the South Bronx in New York City, centering around East Tremont Avenue and Southern Boulevard. ... September 8 is the 251st day of the year (252nd in leap years). ... Year 1921 (MCMXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for full calendar). ... Morris Heights is a neighborhood in the Southwest Bronx. ... June 26 is the 177th day of the year (178th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 188 days remaining. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Mott Haven is the southernmost neighborhood in the South Bronx. ... August 21 is the 233rd day of the year (234th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Morris Heights is a neighborhood in the Southwest Bronx. ... Throgs Neck, shown in red, in the Bronx, New York City Throgs Neck (sometimes spelled Throggs Neck) is a narrow spit of land in the southeastern Bronx in New York City. ... August 21 is the 233rd day of the year (234th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Nagle Avenue Washington Heights is a New York City neighborhood in the northern reaches of the borough of Manhattan. ... Kingsbridge is a neighborhood in the Bronx, New York. ... October 25 is the 298th day of the year (299th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1947 calendar). ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... March 8 is the 67th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (68th in Leap years). ... Year 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1947 calendar). ... East Tremont is a neighborhood in the South Bronx in New York City, centering around East Tremont Avenue and Southern Boulevard. ... Wakefield is a residential and middle-class section of the north Bronx in New York City, bounded by the New York city line with Westchester County to the north, 233rd Street to the south, and the Bronx River, Bronx River Parkway, Metro-North Railroad tracks to the west. ... August 21 is the 233rd day of the year (234th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Wakefield is a residential and middle-class section of the north Bronx in New York City, bounded by the New York city line with Westchester County to the north, 233rd Street to the south, and the Bronx River, Bronx River Parkway, Metro-North Railroad tracks to the west. ... June 26 is the 177th day of the year (178th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 188 days remaining. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The Borough of Manhattan, highlighted in yellow, lies between the East River and the Hudson River. ... Woodlawn (population 7,741) is a neighborhood in the borough of the Bronx in New York City. ... August 18 is the 230th day of the year (231st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... August 5 is the 217th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (218th in leap years), with 148 days remaining. ... For the movie, see 1941 (film). ... This article is about the Harlem neighborhood in New York City. ... Port Morris is a section in the South Bronx. ... July 10 is the 191st day (192nd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 174 days remaining. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... This article is about the Harlem neighborhood in New York City. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... August 16 is the 228th day of the year (229th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Year 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1947 calendar). ... Nagle Avenue Washington Heights is a New York City neighborhood in the northern reaches of the borough of Manhattan. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... June 26 is the 177th day of the year (178th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 188 days remaining. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Nagle Avenue Washington Heights is a New York City neighborhood in the northern reaches of the borough of Manhattan. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... July 10 is the 191st day (192nd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 174 days remaining. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Inwood is the northernmost neighborhood on Manhattan Island in the New York City borough of Manhattan. ... January 24 is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Nagle Avenue Washington Heights is a New York City neighborhood in the northern reaches of the borough of Manhattan. ... October 25 is the 298th day of the year (299th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1947 calendar). ...

References

    New York City surface transit
    Bus routes BronxBrooklynManhattan • Queens • Staten Island
    Former streetcar lines BronxBrooklynManhattanQueensStaten Island
    MaBSTOA garages Bronx Division: Gun HillKingsbridgeMother Clara HaleWest Farms
    Manhattan Division: 100th StreetManhattanvilleMichael J. Quill
    MTA Bus garages Baisley Park • College PointEastchesterFar RockawayJohn F. KennedyLaGuardiaSpring CreekYonkers
    NYCTA garages Brooklyn Division: East New YorkFlatbushFresh PondJackie GleasonUlmer Park
    Manhattan Division: 126th Street
    Queens Division: Casey StengelJamaicaQueens Village
    Staten Island Division: CastletonYukon
    NYCTA maintenance facilities East New YorkZerega Avenue
    Other articles Bus modelsMetroCardOther NYC transit

     
     

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