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(image 146632)
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Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 63rd Street
Location: Lexington Avenue-63rd Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/6/2016
Notes: New entrance at 3rd Avenue.
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 801


(image 146631)
(153k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 63rd Street
Location: Lexington Avenue-63rd Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/6/2016
Notes: New entrance at 3rd Avenue.
Viewed (this week/total): 7 / 1123


(image 146630)
(122k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 63rd Street
Location: Lexington Avenue-63rd Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/6/2016
Notes: New entrance at 3rd Avenue.
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 801


(image 146633)
(142k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 63rd Street
Location: Lexington Avenue-63rd Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/6/2016
Notes: New entrance at 3rd Avenue.
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 833


(image 143515)
(118k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Fulton Street Transit Center
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/6/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 678


(image 143516)
(128k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Fulton Street Transit Center
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/6/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 672


(image 143517)
(118k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Fulton Street Transit Center
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/6/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 607


(image 143518)
(118k, 768x1024)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Fulton Street Transit Center
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/6/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 645


(image 143503)
(244k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: Lexington Avenue (59th Street)
Route: N
Car: R-68A (Kawasaki, 1988-1989) 5196
Photo by: Neil Feldman
Date: 6/6/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 1930


(image 143647)
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Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: 111th Street
Route: J
Car: R-32 (Budd, 1964) 3698
Photo by: Kareem Williams
Date: 6/6/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1001


(image 143497)
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Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Williamsburg Bridge
Route: J
Car: R-160A-1 (Alstom, 2005-2008, 4 car sets) 8412
Photo by: Neil Feldman
Date: 6/6/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1101


(image 143499)
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Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Williamsburg Bridge
Route: Z
Car: R-32 (Budd, 1964) 3779
Photo by: Neil Feldman
Date: 6/6/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 1121


(image 143648)
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Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Broad Street
Route: J
Car: R-32 (Budd, 1964) 3698
Photo by: Kareem Williams
Date: 6/6/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 10 / 1734


(image 143498)
(353k, 1044x703)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: Queensborough Plaza
Route: 7
Car: R-188 (R-142A Conversion, Kawasaki, 1999-2002) 7240
Photo by: Neil Feldman
Date: 6/6/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 5 / 1910


(image 143500)
(301k, 1044x703)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: Whitlock Avenue
Route: 6
Car: R-62A (Bombardier, 1984-1987) 1655
Photo by: Neil Feldman
Date: 6/6/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1426


(image 143501)
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Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: Whitlock Avenue
Route: 6
Car: R-62A (Bombardier, 1984-1987) 1766
Photo by: Neil Feldman
Date: 6/6/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 1788


(image 143502)
(309k, 1044x703)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Pelham Line
Location: Whitlock Avenue
Route: 6
Car: R-62A (Bombardier, 1984-1987) 1791
Photo by: Neil Feldman
Date: 6/6/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 1923


(image 135470)
(329k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: West 4th Street/Washington Square
Route: Work Service
Car: R-33 World's Fair (St. Louis, 1963-64) 9333
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 6/6/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1136


(image 135471)
(283k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: West 4th Street/Washington Square
Route: Work Service
Car: R-33 World's Fair (St. Louis, 1963-64) 9342
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 6/6/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1382


(image 135472)
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Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: West 4th Street/Washington Square
Route: Work Service
Car: R-33 World's Fair (St. Louis, 1963-64) 9342
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 6/6/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1109


(image 136199)
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Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Rockaway
Location: Beach 105th Street/Seaside
Route: A
Car: R-32 (Budd, 1964) 3688
Photo by: Christopher Henderson
Date: 6/6/2012
Notes: Between Rockaway Park and Beach 105th.
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 1571


(image 122353)
(98k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Queens Boulevard Line
Location: Court Square/23rd St (Ely Avenue)
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/6/2011
Notes: New sign at 23rd/Ely reflecting new station complex name.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1345


(image 122344)
(120k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: Court House Square/45th Road
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/6/2011
Notes: New transfer.
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 1227


(image 122343)
(124k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: Court House Square/45th Road
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/6/2011
Notes: New transfer.
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 1418


(image 122339)
(122k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: Court House Square/45th Road
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/6/2011
Notes: New transfer.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1506


(image 122341)
(118k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: Court House Square/45th Road
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/6/2011
Notes: New transfer.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1087


(image 122342)
(109k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: Court House Square/45th Road
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/6/2011
Notes: New transfer.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1319


(image 122340)
(119k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: Court House Square/45th Road
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/6/2011
Notes: New transfer.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1267


(image 112588)
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Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Rockaway Park Yard
Car: R-40 (St. Louis, 1968) 4392
Photo by: Khalis Ward
Date: 6/6/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 3103


(image 112589)
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Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Rockaway Park Yard
Car: R-40 (St. Louis, 1968) 4393
Photo by: Khalis Ward
Date: 6/6/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 1711


(image 112182)
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Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Fulton Street Line
Location: 80th Street/Hudson Street
Route: Fan Trip
Car: Low-V (Museum Train) 5443
Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Date: 6/6/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1459


(image 112183)
(267k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Fulton Street Line
Location: 80th Street/Hudson Street
Route: Fan Trip
Car: Low-V (Museum Train) 5292
Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Date: 6/6/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 5 / 1678


(image 112184)
(235k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Fulton Street Line
Location: 80th Street/Hudson Street
Route: Fan Trip
Car: Low-V (Museum Train) 5292
Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Date: 6/6/2010
Notes: Note stub to former BMT Fulton el on left side.
Viewed (this week/total): 13 / 2613


(image 112267)
(456k, 1044x783)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Times Square-Grand Central Shuttle
Location: Grand Central
Route: Fan Trip
Car: Low-V (Museum Train) 5292
Photo by: Gary Chatterton
Date: 6/6/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 1738


(image 114077)
(191k, 850x567)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT West Side Line
Location: South Ferry (New Station)
Route: 2
Car: R-142 or R-142A (Number Unknown)
Photo by: Jon Lebowitz
Date: 6/6/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 2209


(image 112269)
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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: Fan Trip
Car: Low-V (Museum Train) 5443
Photo by: Gary Chatterton
Date: 6/6/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1657


(image 112270)
(339k, 1044x783)
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: Fan Trip
Car: Low-V (Museum Train) 5443
Photo by: Gary Chatterton
Date: 6/6/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1786


(image 112280)
(232k, 1044x788)
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: Fan Trip
Car: Low-V (Museum Train) 5292
Photo by: Michael Pompili
Date: 6/6/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 2162


(image 112281)
(142k, 820x651)
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: Fan Trip
Car: Low-V (Museum Train) 5292
Photo by: Michael Pompili
Date: 6/6/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1536


(image 112266)
(449k, 1044x783)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Woodlawn Line
Location: 149th Street/Grand Concourse
Route: Fan Trip
Car: Low-V (Museum Train) 5292
Photo by: Gary Chatterton
Date: 6/6/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 5 / 2054


(image 112590)
(191k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Woodlawn Line
Location: Burnside Avenue
Route: Fan Trip
Car: Low-V (Museum Train)
Photo by: Khalis Ward
Date: 6/6/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1671


(image 112185)
(369k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Woodlawn Line
Location: Mt. Eden Avenue
Route: Fan Trip
Car: Low-V (Museum Train) 5443-5483-4902
Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Date: 6/6/2010
Notes: Heading northbound towards Concourse Yard - - photo taken on Grand Concourse overlooking Cross Bronx Expressway
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 2530


(image 112186)
(279k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Woodlawn Line
Location: Mt. Eden Avenue
Route: Fan Trip
Car: Low-V (Museum Train) 5443
Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Date: 6/6/2010
Notes: Between Mt. Eden and 176th Street/IRT Jerome line. Train stopping for a brief moment there - - photo taken on Grand Concourse.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1747


(image 112268)
(319k, 1044x783)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Woodlawn Line
Location: 161st Street/River Avenue (Yankee Stadium)
Route: Fan Trip
Car: Low-V (Museum Train) 5292
Photo by: Gary Chatterton
Date: 6/6/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1773


(image 102125)
(239k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Brighton Line
Location: Brighton Beach
Route: Q
Car: R-160B (Kawasaki, 2005-2008) 8714
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 6/6/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1326


(image 102124)
(221k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Brighton Line
Location: Brighton Beach
Route: Q
Car: R-68A (Kawasaki, 1988-1989)
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 6/6/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1365


(image 102126)
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Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: 75th Street/Elderts Lane
Route: J
Car: R-160A-1 (Alstom, 2005-2008, 4 car sets) 8329
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 6/6/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1724


(image 102127)
(196k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: 75th Street/Elderts Lane
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 6/6/2009
Notes: Station entrance.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2044


(image 102128)
(248k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: 75th Street/Elderts Lane
Route: J
Car: R-160A-1 (Alstom, 2005-2008, 4 car sets) 8589
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 6/6/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1690


(image 102106)
(238k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Fulton Street Line
Location: Lefferts Boulevard
Route: S
Car: R-44 (St. Louis, 1971-73)
Photo by: Christopher Henderson
Date: 6/6/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 2081


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