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(image 150243)
(135k, 768x1024)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Sea Beach Line
Location: New Utrecht Avenue
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2018
Notes: Station renovations.
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 445


(image 150242)
(113k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Sea Beach Line
Location: New Utrecht Avenue
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2018
Notes: Station renovations.
Viewed (this week/total): 5 / 407


(image 150244)
(157k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Sea Beach Line
Location: New Utrecht Avenue
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2018
Notes: Station renovations.
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 508


(image 150245)
(143k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Sea Beach Line
Location: New Utrecht Avenue
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2018
Notes: Station renovations.
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 397


(image 150246)
(123k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Sea Beach Line
Location: New Utrecht Avenue
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2018
Notes: Station renovations.
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 461


(image 150249)
(144k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Sea Beach Line
Location: 8th Avenue
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2018
Notes: Station renovations.
Viewed (this week/total): 5 / 699


(image 150251)
(103k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Sea Beach Line
Location: 8th Avenue
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2018
Notes: Station renovations- Closed headhouse.
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 607


(image 150250)
(136k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Sea Beach Line
Location: 8th Avenue
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2018
Notes: Station renovations.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 601


(image 150248)
(145k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Sea Beach Line
Location: 8th Avenue
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2018
Notes: Station renovations.
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 578


(image 147332)
(164k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT West Side Line
Location: South Ferry (New Station)
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2017
Notes: After 2017 reopening.
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 549


(image 147333)
(122k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT West Side Line
Location: South Ferry (New Station)
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2017
Notes: After 2017 reopening.
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 544


(image 147305)
(107k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: SIRT
Location: Grasmere
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2017
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 616


(image 147306)
(93k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: SIRT
Location: Grasmere
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2017
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 559


(image 147307)
(124k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: SIRT
Location: Grasmere
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2017
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 508


(image 147308)
(141k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: SIRT
Location: Grasmere
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2017
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 409


(image 147309)
(143k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: SIRT
Location: Grasmere
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2017
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 513


(image 122356)
(119k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Brighton Line
Location: Neck Road
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2011
Notes: Art installation (behind bench).
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1256


(image 122153)
(368k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Flushing Avenue
Route: Z
Car: R-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970) 4794
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 5/24/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1337


(image 122526)
(440k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Flushing Avenue
Route: Z
Car: R-160A-1 (Alstom, 2005-2008, 4 car sets) 8421
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 5/24/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1376


(image 122527)
(312k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Flushing Avenue
Route: Z
Car: R-160A-1 (Alstom, 2005-2008, 4 car sets) 8632
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 5/24/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 1435


(image 122152)
(371k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Flushing Avenue
Route: J
Car: R-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970) 4788
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 5/24/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1337


(image 128256)
(318k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Flushing Avenue
Route: Z
Car: R-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970) 4804
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 5/24/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1181


(image 128257)
(280k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Flushing Avenue
Route: Z
Car: R-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970) 4805
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 5/24/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1122


(image 128258)
(373k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Flushing Avenue
Route: Z
Car: R-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970) 4808
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 5/24/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 990


(image 128259)
(291k, 1044x775)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Flushing Avenue
Route: Z
Car: R-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970) 4812
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 5/24/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 987


(image 128260)
(311k, 1044x780)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Flushing Avenue
Route: Z
Car: R-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970) 4820
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 5/24/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1055


(image 128261)
(317k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Flushing Avenue
Route: Z
Car: R-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970) 4821
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 5/24/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 816


(image 128263)
(455k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Flushing Avenue
Route: J
Car: R-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970) 4824
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 5/24/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1110


(image 128265)
(277k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Flushing Avenue
Route: Z
Car: R-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970) 4832
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 5/24/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 913


(image 128266)
(288k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Flushing Avenue
Route: Z
Car: R-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970) 4833
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 5/24/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 978


(image 122345)
(101k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: East 143rd Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2011
Notes: Tile at platform extension.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1561


(image 122348)
(123k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: East 143rd Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2011
Notes: Mosaic tile that could use some restoration.
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 1325


(image 122346)
(101k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: East 143rd Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2011
Notes: Mosaic tile that could use some restoration.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1467


(image 122347)
(85k, 768x1024)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: East 143rd Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2011
Notes: Mosaic tile that could use some restoration.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1372


(image 122350)
(127k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT White Plains Road Line
Location: East 180th Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2011
Notes: Platform view.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1282


(image 122349)
(114k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT White Plains Road Line
Location: East 180th Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2011
Notes: Underpass to platforms.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1540


(image 122352)
(122k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT White Plains Road Line
Location: East 180th Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2011
Notes: New crew quarters/tower.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1272


(image 122351)
(167k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT White Plains Road Line
Location: East 180th Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 5/24/2011
Notes: Temporary (?) bumper on middle track.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2009


(image 114509)
(240k, 1044x705)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 6th Avenue Line
Location: 2nd Avenue
Route: V
Car: R-160A (Option 1) (Alstom, 2008-2009, 5 car sets) 9342
Photo by: DeAndre Burrell
Date: 5/24/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1637


(image 114508)
(266k, 1044x705)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT White Plains Road Line
Location: West Farms Sq./East Tremont Ave./177th St.
Route: 5
Car: R-142 (Primary Order, Bombardier, 1999-2002) 6931
Photo by: DeAndre Burrell
Date: 5/24/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1731


(image 101141)
(253k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Queens Boulevard Line
Location: 179th Street
Route: R
Car: R-32 (Budd, 1964) 3746
Photo by: Christopher Henderson
Date: 5/24/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 1939


(image 102317)
(118k, 820x622)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT East Side Line
Location: 14th Street/Union Square
Photo by: Bill E.
Date: 5/24/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2241


(image 85718)
(221k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: 149th & Bergen Portal (2/5 Lines)
Car: R-142 (Primary Order, Bombardier, 1999-2002) 6515
Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Date: 5/24/2008
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 2517


(image 85719)
(268k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: 149th & Bergen Portal (2/5 Lines)
Car: R-142 (Primary Order, Bombardier, 1999-2002) 6376
Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Date: 5/24/2008
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2108


(image 85703)
(272k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Astoria Line
Location: Queensborough Plaza
Route: N
Car: R-68 (Westinghouse-Amrail, 1986-1988) 2873/2872
Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Date: 5/24/2008
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 3291


(image 85715)
(268k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Astoria Line
Location: Queensborough Plaza
Route: N
Car: R-68/R-68A Series (Number Unknown)
Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Date: 5/24/2008
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 2564


(image 85716)
(320k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Astoria Line
Location: Queensborough Plaza
Route: N
Car: R-68/R-68A Series (Number Unknown)
Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Date: 5/24/2008
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 2761


(image 85717)
(237k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Astoria Line
Location: Queensborough Plaza
Route: N
Car: R-68/R-68A Series (Number Unknown)
Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Date: 5/24/2008
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2358


(image 85339)
(263k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Astoria Line
Location: 39th/Beebe Aves.
Route: N
Car: R-160B (Kawasaki, 2005-2008) 8898
Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Date: 5/24/2008
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2289


(image 85340)
(266k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Astoria Line
Location: 39th/Beebe Aves.
Route: N
Car: R-160B (Kawasaki, 2005-2008) 8817
Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Date: 5/24/2008
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1956


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