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(image 104590)
(315k, 1044x701)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: East New York Yard/Shops
Photo by: Robert Taylor
Date: 9/18/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 11 / 1177


(image 76713)
(224k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT West End Line
Location: 20th Avenue
Route: D
Car: R-68 (Westinghouse-Amrail, 1986-1988) 2762
Photo by: Jorge Catayi
Date: 9/18/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 2184


(image 76712)
(198k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT West End Line
Location: 20th Avenue
Route: D
Car: R-68 (Westinghouse-Amrail, 1986-1988) 2692
Photo by: Jorge Catayi
Date: 9/18/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 2494


(image 103917)
(272k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 168th Street
Route: C
Car: R-38 (St. Louis, 1966-1967) 3956
Photo by: Robert Taylor
Date: 9/18/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 10 / 1565


(image 54282)
(103k, 820x615)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT East Side Line
Location: Brooklyn Bridge/City Hall
Photo by: Steffen Petrasch
Date: 9/18/2006
Notes: Name tablet.
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 2974


(image 54283)
(141k, 615x821)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT East Side Line
Location: Spring Street
Photo by: Steffen Petrasch
Date: 9/18/2006
Notes: Station entrance.
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 2710


(image 46962)
(193k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: Castle Hill Avenue
Photo by: Al Westerfield
Date: 9/18/2006
Notes: Mezzanine under elevated structure.
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 2489


(image 46963)
(212k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: Castle Hill Avenue
Photo by: Al Westerfield
Date: 9/18/2006
Notes: Mezzanine under elevated structure.
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 3427


(image 53733)
(220k, 788x1044)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: Castle Hill Avenue
Photo by: Al Westerfield
Date: 9/18/2006
Notes: Station entrance.
Viewed (this week/total): 7 / 4038


(image 53734)
(188k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: Castle Hill Avenue
Photo by: Al Westerfield
Date: 9/18/2006
Notes: Stairway to street/mezzanine.
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 2287


(image 53735)
(192k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: Castle Hill Avenue
Photo by: Al Westerfield
Date: 9/18/2006
Notes: View of station from street.
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 4480


(image 53740)
(171k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: East 177th Street/Parkchester
Photo by: Al Westerfield
Date: 9/18/2006
Notes: Structure under south end of platform (office/crew room?)
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 4021


(image 53739)
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Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: East 177th Street/Parkchester
Photo by: Al Westerfield
Date: 9/18/2006
Notes: Structure under south end of platform (office/crew room?)
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 2772


(image 53736)
(227k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: East 177th Street/Parkchester
Photo by: Al Westerfield
Date: 9/18/2006
Notes: Parkchester station under elevated structure.
Viewed (this week/total): 5 / 3051


(image 53737)
(328k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: East 177th Street/Parkchester
Photo by: Al Westerfield
Date: 9/18/2006
Notes: View of station house across Hugh J. Grant Circle.
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 2929


(image 53738)
(222k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: East 177th Street/Parkchester
Photo by: Al Westerfield
Date: 9/18/2006
Notes: Structure under south end of platform (office/crew room?)
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 2423


(image 53744)
(198k, 788x1044)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: East 177th Street/Parkchester
Photo by: Al Westerfield
Date: 9/18/2006
Notes: Parkchester Tower just north of 177th/Parkchester station.
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 1828


(image 53741)
(202k, 788x1044)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: East 177th Street/Parkchester
Photo by: Al Westerfield
Date: 9/18/2006
Notes: Parkchester Tower just north of 177th/Parkchester station.
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 2065


(image 53743)
(134k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: East 177th Street/Parkchester
Photo by: Al Westerfield
Date: 9/18/2006
Notes: Parkchester Tower just north of 177th/Parkchester station.
Viewed (this week/total): 11 / 2549


(image 53742)
(196k, 788x1044)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: East 177th Street/Parkchester
Photo by: Al Westerfield
Date: 9/18/2006
Notes: Parkchester Tower just north of 177th/Parkchester station.
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 2128


(image 53745)
(199k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: East 177th Street/Parkchester
Photo by: Al Westerfield
Date: 9/18/2006
Notes: Parkchester Tower just north of 177th/Parkchester station.
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 2150


(image 53746)
(138k, 1044x727)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: East 177th Street/Parkchester
Photo by: Al Westerfield
Date: 9/18/2006
Notes: Parkchester Tower just north of 177th/Parkchester station.
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 2646


(image 20496)
(185k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: East 177th Street/Parkchester
Photo by: Al Westerfield
Date: 9/18/2006
Notes: Structure on el north of Parkchester station.
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 4037


(image 42037)
(119k, 909x682)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 59th Street/Columbus Circle
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 9/18/2005
Artwork: Hello Columbus, NYC Artists & Public School Students (1992).
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2989


(image 42029)
(118k, 909x682)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 59th Street/Columbus Circle
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 9/18/2005
Artwork: Hello Columbus, NYC Artists & Public School Students (1992).
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2989


(image 42045)
(207k, 777x773)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 59th Street/Columbus Circle
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 9/18/2005
Artwork: Hello Columbus, NYC Artists & Public School Students (1992).
Notes: Panel: There Goes The Neighborhood by Millie Burns.
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 2801


(image 42035)
(101k, 909x682)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 59th Street/Columbus Circle
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 9/18/2005
Artwork: Hello Columbus, NYC Artists & Public School Students (1992).
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2756


(image 42033)
(111k, 909x682)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 59th Street/Columbus Circle
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 9/18/2005
Artwork: Hello Columbus, NYC Artists & Public School Students (1992).
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 2725


(image 42028)
(106k, 909x682)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 59th Street/Columbus Circle
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 9/18/2005
Artwork: Hello Columbus, NYC Artists & Public School Students (1992).
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 2736


(image 42036)
(104k, 909x682)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 59th Street/Columbus Circle
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 9/18/2005
Artwork: Hello Columbus, NYC Artists & Public School Students (1992).
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 2606


(image 42032)
(114k, 909x682)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 59th Street/Columbus Circle
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 9/18/2005
Artwork: Hello Columbus, NYC Artists & Public School Students (1992).
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 2785


(image 42030)
(106k, 909x682)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 59th Street/Columbus Circle
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 9/18/2005
Artwork: Hello Columbus, NYC Artists & Public School Students (1992).
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2690


(image 42034)
(98k, 909x682)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 59th Street/Columbus Circle
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 9/18/2005
Artwork: Hello Columbus, NYC Artists & Public School Students (1992).
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 2719


(image 42031)
(103k, 909x682)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 59th Street/Columbus Circle
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 9/18/2005
Artwork: Hello Columbus, NYC Artists & Public School Students (1992).
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2774


(image 50039)
(149k, 1044x703)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 6th Avenue Line
Location: West 4th Street/Washington Square
Route: S
Car: R-46 (Pullman-Standard, 1974-75)
Photo by: John Barnes
Date: 9/18/2004
Viewed (this week/total): 5 / 4888


(image 40348)
(61k, 640x480)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Astoria Line
Location: Queensborough Plaza
Route: N
Car: R-40 (St. Louis, 1968)
Photo by: Salaam Allah
Date: 9/18/2002
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 3653


(image 40347)
(59k, 640x480)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: Queensborough Plaza
Car: R-62A (Bombardier, 1984-1987)
Photo by: Salaam Allah
Date: 9/18/2002
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 3179


(image 23256)
(60k, 640x480)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: 33rd Street/Rawson Street
Route: 7
Car: R-36 World's Fair (St. Louis, 1963-64) 9676
Photo by: Salaam Allah
Date: 9/18/2002
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 3848


(image 40204)
(60k, 640x480)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: 33rd Street/Rawson Street
Route: 7
Car: R-36 World's Fair (St. Louis, 1963-64) 9447
Photo by: Salaam Allah
Date: 9/18/2002
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2192


(image 23255)
(60k, 640x480)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: 40th Street/Lowery Street
Route: 7
Car: R-36 World's Fair (St. Louis, 1963-64)
Photo by: Salaam Allah
Date: 9/18/2002
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 4549


(image 40205)
(59k, 640x480)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: 40th Street/Lowery Street
Route: 7
Car: R-36 World's Fair (St. Louis, 1963-64)
Photo by: Salaam Allah
Date: 9/18/2002
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2592


(image 40209)
(60k, 640x480)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: 52nd Street/Lincoln Avenue
Route: 7
Car: R-62A (Bombardier, 1984-1987) 2035
Photo by: Salaam Allah
Date: 9/18/2002
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2533


(image 40208)
(60k, 640x480)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: 52nd Street/Lincoln Avenue
Route: 7
Car: R-36 World's Fair (St. Louis, 1963-64)
Photo by: Salaam Allah
Date: 9/18/2002
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 2803


(image 40207)
(59k, 640x480)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: 52nd Street/Lincoln Avenue
Route: 7
Car: R-62A (Bombardier, 1984-1987)
Photo by: Salaam Allah
Date: 9/18/2002
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 2527


(image 40213)
(60k, 640x480)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: 61st Street/Woodside
Route: 7
Car: R-62A (Bombardier, 1984-1987)
Photo by: Salaam Allah
Date: 9/18/2002
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 2568


(image 40211)
(61k, 640x480)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: 61st Street/Woodside
Route: 7
Car: R-36 World's Fair (St. Louis, 1963-64)
Photo by: Salaam Allah
Date: 9/18/2002
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 3031


(image 40210)
(60k, 640x480)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: 61st Street/Woodside
Route: 7
Car: R-36 World's Fair (St. Louis, 1963-64)
Photo by: Salaam Allah
Date: 9/18/2002
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2935


(image 40212)
(59k, 640x480)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: 61st Street/Woodside
Route: 7
Car: R-36 World's Fair (St. Louis, 1963-64)
Photo by: Salaam Allah
Date: 9/18/2002
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 2715


(image 40214)
(60k, 640x480)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: 69th Street/Fisk Avenue
Route: 7
Car: R-36 World's Fair (St. Louis, 1963-64)
Photo by: Salaam Allah
Date: 9/18/2002
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2338


(image 40215)
(61k, 640x480)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: 69th Street/Fisk Avenue
Route: 7
Car: R-62A (Bombardier, 1984-1987)
Photo by: Salaam Allah
Date: 9/18/2002
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 2484


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