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(image 141726)
(100k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Fulton Street Transit Center
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 1/21/2014
Notes: Corbin Bldg entrance
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 563


(image 141703)
(230k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Dyre Ave. Line
Location: Gun Hill Road
Route: Work Service
Car: R-71 Rider Car (R-17/R-21/R-22 Rebuilds) RD345
Photo by: Nicholas Noel
Date: 1/21/2014
Notes: De-icer Car
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 932


(image 141698)
(339k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Dyre Ave. Line
Location: Gun Hill Road
Route: Work Service
Car: R-161 Rider Car (ex-R-33) RD408
Photo by: Nicholas Noel
Date: 1/21/2014
Notes: De-icer train
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1040


(image 141700)
(390k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Dyre Ave. Line
Location: Gun Hill Road
Route: Work Service
Car: R-47 Locomotive 70
Photo by: Nicholas Noel
Date: 1/21/2014
Notes: De-icer train
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1008


(image 141702)
(330k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Dyre Ave. Line
Location: Gun Hill Road
Route: Work Service
Car: R-71 Rider Car (R-17/R-21/R-22 Rebuilds) RD345
Photo by: Nicholas Noel
Date: 1/21/2014
Notes: De-icer Car
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 952


(image 141701)
(418k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Dyre Ave. Line
Location: Gun Hill Road
Route: Work Service
Car: R-47 Locomotive 70
Photo by: Nicholas Noel
Date: 1/21/2014
Notes: De-icer train
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 933


(image 141699)
(412k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Dyre Ave. Line
Location: Gun Hill Road
Route: Work Service
Car: R-47 Locomotive 70
Photo by: Nicholas Noel
Date: 1/21/2014
Notes: De-icer train
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 856


(image 139273)
(83k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: Rector Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 1/21/2013
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 1396


(image 139274)
(93k, 768x1024)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: Rector Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 1/21/2013
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1244


(image 139271)
(136k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Times Square-Grand Central Shuttle
Location: Grand Central
Route: S
Car: R-62A (Bombardier, 1984-1987) 1928
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 1/21/2013
Notes: Tropicana Orange Juice ad wrap
Viewed (this week/total): 5 / 1036


(image 139270)
(114k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Times Square-Grand Central Shuttle
Location: Grand Central
Route: S
Car: R-62A (Bombardier, 1984-1987) 1928
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 1/21/2013
Notes: Tropicana Orange Juice ad wrap
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 844


(image 132723)
(351k, 1024x680)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Coney Island/Stillwell Avenue
Route: D
Car: R-68 (Westinghouse-Amrail, 1986-1988) 2546
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1187


(image 132726)
(374k, 1024x680)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Coney Island/Stillwell Avenue
Route: D
Car: R-68 (Westinghouse-Amrail, 1986-1988) 2646
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 974


(image 133512)
(435k, 1044x700)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Brighton Line
Location: Avenue M
Route: Q
Car: R-160B (Kawasaki, 2005-2008) 8818
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1506


(image 133511)
(440k, 1044x700)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Brighton Line
Location: Avenue M
Route: Q
Car: R-160B (Kawasaki, 2005-2008) 8942
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1293


(image 133510)
(421k, 1044x729)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Brighton Line
Location: Brighton Beach
Route: Q
Car: R-160A/R-160B Series (Number Unknown)
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 1195


(image 132729)
(312k, 1024x658)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Brighton Line
Location: West 8th Street
Route: Work Service
Car: R-71 Rider Car (R-17/R-21/R-22 Rebuilds) RD343 De-icer
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1229


(image 132146)
(398k, 1024x647)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Brighton Line
Location: West 8th Street
Route: Work Service
Car: R-52 Locomotive 78
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 956


(image 130961)
(334k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Brighton Line
Location: West 8th Street
Route: Q
Car: R-160B (Kawasaki, 2005-2008) 8953
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1062


(image 130963)
(338k, 1024x663)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Brighton Line
Location: West 8th Street
Route: Work Service
Car: R-52 Locomotive 78
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 1/21/2012
Notes: De-icer train.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1011


(image 133514)
(395k, 1044x700)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: 28th Street
Route: Snow Layup
Car: R-68A (Kawasaki, 1988-1989) 5054/5042
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1471


(image 133513)
(379k, 1044x700)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: 28th Street
Route: Snow Layup
Car: R-68A (Kawasaki, 1988-1989) 5042
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 1490


(image 132416)
(329k, 1024x680)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Canarsie Line
Location: East 105th Street
Route: L
Car: R-143 (Kawasaki, 2001-2002) 8189
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1056


(image 132417)
(341k, 1024x680)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Canarsie Line
Location: East 105th Street
Route: L
Car: R-143 (Kawasaki, 2001-2002) 8192
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1258


(image 132421)
(372k, 1024x680)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Canarsie Line
Location: East 105th Street
Route: L
Car: R-143 (Kawasaki, 2001-2002) 8228
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1199


(image 132422)
(327k, 1024x677)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Canarsie Line
Location: East 105th Street
Route: L
Car: R-143 (Kawasaki, 2001-2002) 8245
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 870


(image 132448)
(332k, 1024x666)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Canarsie Line
Location: East 105th Street
Route: L
Car: R-160A-1 (Alstom, 2005-2008, 4 car sets)
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1431


(image 131190)
(297k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Canarsie Line
Location: East 105th Street
Car: R-143 (Kawasaki, 2001-2002) 8192
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1272


(image 132156)
(426k, 1024x680)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: West 8th Street
Route: F
Car: R-46 (Pullman-Standard, 1974-75) 5570
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1666


(image 132157)
(423k, 1024x677)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: West 8th Street
Route: F
Car: R-46 (Pullman-Standard, 1974-75) 5572
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1478


(image 132139)
(373k, 1024x664)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: West 8th Street
Route: Work Service
Car: R-43 Locomotive 62
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1008


(image 130962)
(434k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: West 8th Street
Route: F
Car: R-160B (Option 2) (Kawasaki, 2009) 9817
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 1320


(image 130964)
(452k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: West 8th Street
Route: F
Car: R-160A (Option 1) (Alstom, 2008-2009, 5 car sets) 9443
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1474


(image 132774)
(402k, 1024x680)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: West 8th Street
Route: F
Car: R-46 (Pullman-Standard, 1974-75) 5690
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1081


(image 130960)
(311k, 1024x670)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Crosstown Line
Location: 7th Avenue/Park Slope
Route: G
Car: R-68A (Kawasaki, 1988-1989) 5074
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1763


(image 131189)
(318k, 1024x685)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Crosstown Line
Location: 7th Avenue/Park Slope
Route: F
Car: R-46 (Pullman-Standard, 1974-75) 5572
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 1/21/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1675


(image 132129)
(325k, 1024x680)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Brooklyn Line
Location: Junius Street
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 1/21/2012
Notes: Night time view.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1939


(image 117951)
(177k, 1044x702)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT West End Line
Location: Bay Parkway
Route: F reroute
Car: R-160A/R-160B Series (Number Unknown)
Photo by: David Tropiansky
Date: 1/21/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1719


(image 119058)
(308k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 63rd Street
Location: Lexington Avenue-63rd Street
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Date: 1/21/2011
Notes: Escalators to street.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1512


(image 117952)
(192k, 1044x702)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 6th Avenue Line
Location: Grand Street
Route: B
Car: R-68A (Kawasaki, 1988-1989) 5154
Photo by: David Tropiansky
Date: 1/21/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 2362


(image 119050)
(245k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT West Side Line
Location: 34th Street/Penn Station
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Date: 1/21/2011
Notes: Name mosaic and art installation.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1095


(image 119051)
(248k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT West Side Line
Location: 34th Street/Penn Station
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Date: 1/21/2011
Notes: To Penna RR mosaic.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 883


(image 109512)
(79k, 1024x769)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: SIRT
Location: St. George
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 1/21/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2383


(image 109484)
(120k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: SIRT
Location: Clifton
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 1/21/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1225


(image 109483)
(143k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: SIRT
Location: Clifton
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 1/21/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 1070


(image 109482)
(111k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: SIRT
Location: Clifton
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 1/21/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 937


(image 109485)
(109k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: SIRT
Location: Clifton Yard/Shops
Car: R-71 Rider Car (R-17/R-21/R-22 Rebuilds) RD344
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 1/21/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1792


(image 109487)
(129k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: SIRT
Location: Grasmere
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 1/21/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 794


(image 109486)
(158k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: SIRT
Location: Grasmere
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 1/21/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 931


(image 109488)
(154k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: SIRT
Location: Grasmere
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 1/21/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 1211


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