is a station
on the Yonge–University–Spadina line
of the subway system
. It is located at 1900 Yonge Street
at Chaplin Crescent/Davisville Avenue. It was opened in 1954
It is an open-air station below street level, with separate canopies
over each platform.
Subway infrastructure in the vicinity
The station is adjacent to Davisville Yard
, which is visible from the trains and platforms. The station is unique, as it is the only station to have a semi-active 'third platform'. The platform on the yard side - actually referred to as the Davisville Buildup
- can be used by trains entering or leaving service at the yard or as an alternate route if one of the running lines is blocked.
The line continues north in open cut as far as the Berwick Portal
, just before the next station.
Nearby landmarks include the Mount Pleasant Cemetery
, the Upper Canada College
campus, and the TTC main administrative office building, the Wm. C. McBrien Building
The former Canadian National Railways Belt Line Railway
railway corridor crosses over the subway near Davisville. It has been converted into a pedestrian trail, officially called the "Kay Gardner
- 11 Bayview - All branches
- 14 Glencairn
- 28 Davisville
- 97 Yonge