Union Square station (Allston)

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Union Square
MBTA 3113 at Union Square, September 1965.jpg
An inbound tram at Union Square in 1965, before the "A" Branch was named as such
Coordinates42°21′12.57″N 71°8′11.71″W / 42.3534917°N 71.1365861°W / 42.3534917; -71.1365861Coordinates: 42°21′12.57″N 71°8′11.71″W / 42.3534917°N 71.1365861°W / 42.3534917; -71.1365861
Owned byMassachusetts Bay Transportation Authority
Tracks2
ConnectionsBus transport MBTA Bus: 51, 57, 66, 193, 501, 503
History
ClosedJune 21, 1969[1]
Services
Preceding station MBTA.svg MBTA Following station
Oak Square
toward Watertown
Green Line Packards Corner

Union Square was a station on the Green Line "A" Branch located at Union Square in the Allston neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts. It was closed in 1969 when service on the line was suspended and replaced by buses.[2]

Union Square is now a transfer point between the 57 and 66 key bus routes; it is also served by the 501 and 503 on a limited number of trips and the 51 and 193 on single daily trips.[1]

Construction at the inbound Union Square bus stop in 2013

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Belcher, Jonathan. "Changes to Transit Service in the MBTA district" (PDF). NETransit.
  2. ^ Moore, Scott. "The Watertown Line". NETransit. Archived from the original on 3 February 2002. Retrieved 18 February 2013.