www.nycsubway.org

Images from Today in History

Here you can see images taken on today's date throughout history. Looking for NYC-area rail transit other than the subway, or transit in other US and world cities? Check here.


(image 147175)
(227k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Unionport Yard
Car: R-156 Diesel-Electric Locomotive (MPI, 2012-2013) 939/913
Photo by: Nicholas Noel
Date: 6/20/2017
Viewed (this week/total): 17 / 360


(image 147171)
(284k, 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-66 Maintenance of Way Tank TC04
Photo by: Nicholas Noel
Date: 6/20/2017
Viewed (this week/total): 12 / 489


(image 147172)
(218k, 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) RD425
Photo by: Nicholas Noel
Date: 6/20/2017
Viewed (this week/total): 10 / 534


(image 147173)
(366k, 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-41 Locomotive 55
Photo by: Nicholas Noel
Date: 6/20/2017
Viewed (this week/total): 9 / 485


(image 147170)
(265k, 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: Flat Car
Photo by: Nicholas Noel
Date: 6/20/2017
Viewed (this week/total): 11 / 526


(image 146679)
(100k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT West Side Line
Location: 181st Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/20/2016
Notes: Platform renovation.
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 496


(image 146680)
(132k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT West Side Line
Location: 181st Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/20/2016
Notes: Platform renovation.
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 545


(image 146681)
(128k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT West Side Line
Location: 181st Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/20/2016
Notes: Platform renovation.
Viewed (this week/total): 11 / 646


(image 146682)
(129k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT West Side Line
Location: 181st Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/20/2016
Notes: Platform renovation.
Viewed (this week/total): 9 / 512


(image 146684)
(120k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT West Side Line
Location: 181st Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/20/2016
Notes: Platform renovation.
Viewed (this week/total): 10 / 365


(image 146683)
(127k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT West Side Line
Location: 181st Street
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/20/2016
Notes: Platform renovation.
Viewed (this week/total): 7 / 404


(image 144291)
(300k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: 207th Street Yard
Car: R-22 (St. Louis, 1957-58) 7486
Photo by: Robert Nowakowski
Date: 6/20/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 5 / 620


(image 144292)
(323k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: 207th Street Yard
Car: R-22 (St. Louis, 1957-58) 7486
Photo by: Robert Nowakowski
Date: 6/20/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 833


(image 144293)
(259k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: 207th Street Yard
Car: R-22 (St. Louis, 1957-58) 7486
Photo by: Robert Nowakowski
Date: 6/20/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 467


(image 144294)
(327k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: 207th Street Yard
Car: R-22 (St. Louis, 1957-58) 7486
Photo by: Robert Nowakowski
Date: 6/20/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 545


(image 144208)
(366k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: 207th Street Yard
Car: R-14 (American Car & Foundry, 1949) 5871
Photo by: Robert Nowakowski
Date: 6/20/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 12 / 1073


(image 144209)
(295k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: 207th Street Yard
Car: R-14 (American Car & Foundry, 1949) 5871
Photo by: Robert Nowakowski
Date: 6/20/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 12 / 670


(image 144210)
(307k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: 207th Street Yard
Car: R-14 (American Car & Foundry, 1949) 5871
Photo by: Robert Nowakowski
Date: 6/20/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 728


(image 144211)
(325k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: 207th Street Yard
Car: R-14 (American Car & Foundry, 1949) 5871
Photo by: Robert Nowakowski
Date: 6/20/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 5 / 731


(image 144212)
(275k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: 207th Street Yard
Car: R-14 (American Car & Foundry, 1949) 5871
Photo by: Robert Nowakowski
Date: 6/20/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 5 / 626


(image 144213)
(348k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: 207th Street Yard
Car: R-12 (American Car & Foundry, 1948) 5782
Photo by: Robert Nowakowski
Date: 6/20/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 7 / 1090


(image 144214)
(285k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: 207th Street Yard
Car: R-12 (American Car & Foundry, 1948) 5782
Photo by: Robert Nowakowski
Date: 6/20/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 669


(image 144215)
(257k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: 207th Street Yard
Car: R-12 (American Car & Foundry, 1948) 5782
Photo by: Robert Nowakowski
Date: 6/20/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 7 / 563


(image 144216)
(304k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: 207th Street Yard
Car: R-12 (American Car & Foundry, 1948) 5782
Photo by: Robert Nowakowski
Date: 6/20/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 10 / 857


(image 144217)
(272k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: 207th Street Yard
Car: R-12 (American Car & Foundry, 1948) 5782
Photo by: Robert Nowakowski
Date: 6/20/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 7 / 736


(image 144218)
(287k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: 207th Street Yard
Car: R-12 (American Car & Foundry, 1948) 5782
Photo by: Robert Nowakowski
Date: 6/20/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 9 / 725


(image 139706)
(213k, 1024x575)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Sutphin Blvd.-Archer Ave./JFK
Route: J
Car: R-32 (Budd, 1964)
Photo by: Mr. Railfan
Date: 6/20/2013
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 1792


(image 139705)
(201k, 1024x575)
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) 3925
Photo by: Mr. Railfan
Date: 6/20/2013
Viewed (this week/total): 5 / 1642


(image 139727)
(378k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 63rd Street
Location: 21st Street/Queensbridge
Route: F
Car: R-160A (Option 1) (Alstom, 2008-2009, 5 car sets) 9461
Photo by: Anthony J. Liccese
Date: 6/20/2013
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 1495


(image 139729)
(375k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 63rd Street
Location: Roosevelt Island
Photo by: Anthony J. Liccese
Date: 6/20/2013
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 1425


(image 139730)
(353k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 63rd Street
Location: Roosevelt Island
Photo by: Anthony J. Liccese
Date: 6/20/2013
Viewed (this week/total): 7 / 1103


(image 140192)
(90k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Crosstown Line
Location: 4th Avenue
Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Date: 6/20/2013
Notes: Direction signage - still shows Brooklyn M service
Viewed (this week/total): 9 / 1216


(image 135942)
(277k, 1024x682)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: Avenue I
Route: Work Service
Car: Sperry Rail Service 403
Photo by: David Tropiansky
Date: 6/20/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 5 / 1472


(image 135941)
(311k, 1024x682)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: Avenue I
Route: Work Service
Car: Sperry Rail Service 403
Photo by: David Tropiansky
Date: 6/20/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 1357


(image 102104)
(224k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: 149th & Bergen Portal (2/5 Lines)
Route: Fan Trip
Car: R-17 (St. Louis, 1955-56) 6609
Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Date: 6/20/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 12 / 1591


(image 102312)
(169k, 768x1024)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Route: Fan Trip
Car: Low-V (Museum Train) Interior
Photo by: Andre Samuel
Date: 6/20/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 9 / 1099


(image 101981)
(159k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: Times Square/42nd Street
Route: R
Car: R-46 (Pullman-Standard, 1974-75) 5800
Photo by: David Tropiansky
Date: 6/20/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 2404


(image 101980)
(289k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Sea Beach Line
Location: 20th Avenue
Route: N
Car: R-160B (Kawasaki, 2005-2008)
Photo by: David Tropiansky
Date: 6/20/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 1796


(image 102202)
(249k, 1044x791)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Brooklyn Line
Location: Van Siclen Avenue
Route: 3
Car: R-62 (Kawasaki, 1983-1985) 1576
Photo by: Aliandro Brathwaite
Date: 6/20/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 1419


(image 102204)
(220k, 1044x791)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Brooklyn Line
Location: Van Siclen Avenue
Photo by: Aliandro Brathwaite
Date: 6/20/2009
Notes: View of northbound platform-- freshly repainted walls.
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 1210


(image 102099)
(404k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Dyre Ave. Line
Location: Baychester Avenue
Route: Fan Trip
Car: Low-V (Museum Train)
Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Date: 6/20/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 7 / 1880


(image 102101)
(296k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Dyre Ave. Line
Location: Dyre Avenue
Route: Fan Trip
Car: Low-V (Museum Train) 5292
Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Date: 6/20/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 10 / 2819


(image 102102)
(336k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Dyre Ave. Line
Location: Dyre Avenue
Route: Fan Trip
Car: Low-V (Museum Train) 5292
Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Date: 6/20/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 1769


(image 102100)
(442k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Dyre Ave. Line
Location: Gun Hill Road
Route: Fan Trip
Car: Low-V (Museum Train)
Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Date: 6/20/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 12 / 2005


(image 102006)
(127k, 820x620)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT West Side Line
Location: South Ferry (New Station)
Route: Fan Trip
Car: R-17 (St. Louis, 1955-56) 6609
Photo by: Gary Chatterton
Date: 6/20/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 9 / 3250


(image 102007)
(132k, 820x620)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT West Side Line
Location: South Ferry (New Station)
Route: Fan Trip
Car: R-33 World's Fair (St. Louis, 1963-64) 9306
Photo by: Gary Chatterton
Date: 6/20/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 2123


(image 102008)
(112k, 820x620)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT West Side Line
Location: South Ferry (New Station)
Route: Fan Trip
Car: R-12 (American Car & Foundry, 1948) 5760
Photo by: Gary Chatterton
Date: 6/20/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 2295


(image 102009)
(129k, 820x620)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT West Side Line
Location: South Ferry (New Station)
Route: Fan Trip
Car: R-17 (St. Louis, 1955-56) 6609
Photo by: Gary Chatterton
Date: 6/20/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 9 / 2025


(image 102010)
(125k, 820x620)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT West Side Line
Location: South Ferry (New Station)
Route: Fan Trip
Car: R-33 Main Line (St. Louis, 1962-63) 9207
Photo by: Gary Chatterton
Date: 6/20/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 2326


(image 102310)
(219k, 1024x768)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT West Side Line
Location: Fulton Street
Photo by: Andre Samuel
Date: 6/20/2009
Notes: Mezzanine view.
Viewed (this week/total): 12 / 2644


More Images: 1-50 51-100 101-121



https://www.nycsubway.org/perl/today
This site is not affiliated with any transit agency or provider.