Lincoln Park station
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Lincoln Park is a NJ Transit station in Lincoln Park, New Jersey along the Montclair-Boonton Line. The current station was built by the Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad as a Type W-103 structure in 1905 near the overpass of Comly Road.
|Owned by||NJ Transit|
|Platforms||1 side platform|
|Connections|| NJT Bus: 871|
(on Route 202, limited Lakeland service)
|Opened||September 12, 1870 (freight service)|
December 14, 1870 (passenger service)
|2017||101 (average weekday)|
The station features a parking lot on both sides, and a waiting room with a bathroom. The station also has a pedestrian crossing with two railroad crossing signs that each have two yellow lights which always blink. The station has two tracks that run through, although only one of those tracks are used for passenger service. Lincoln Park has a roughly 1 mile (1.6 km)-long siding that runs right through the station that is dispatcher controlled. It was formerly used for meets before midday service was discontinued, and no longer sees service by revenue trains.
|Bypass track||← No passenger service →|
|Outbound/Inbound||← Montclair-Boonton Line PM rush hours toward Hackettstown (Towaco) |
Montclair-Boonton Line AM rush hours toward Hoboken or New York (Mountain View) →
|Side platform, doors will open on the left or right|
|Street level||Station building, ticket machine and parking|
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- Lyon 1873, p. 55.
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- "How Many Riders Use NJ Transit's Hoboken Train Station?". Hoboken Patch. Retrieved 2018-07-18.
- Yanosey, Robert J. (2007). Lackawanna Railroad Facilities (In Color). Volume 1: Hoboken to Dover. Scotch Plains, New Jersey: Morning Sun Books Inc. p. 118. ISBN 978-1-58248-214-9.
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