TARS Third Avenue Railway System

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All TARS Photos

TARS Rt. 1/Broadway-Warburton

TARS Rt. 2/Broadway-Park Ave.

TARS Rt. 4/McLean Ave.

TARS Rt. 5/Nepperhan Ave.

TARS Rt. 6/Tuckahoe Road

TARS Rt. 7/Yonkers Ave.

TARS Rt. 8/Riverdale Ave.

TARS Rt. 9/Elm-Walnut Sts.
TARS Route Map

Notes on TARS Lines - Manhattan and Bronx

10 Tenth Avenue Line: 42nd Street, 10th Avenue, Broadway, and 125th Street from West 42nd Street Ferry to West 130th Street Ferry

B Broadway Line: 42nd Street, Broadway, and 125th Street from East 42nd Street Ferry to West 130th Street Ferry - Now today's M104

K Broadway-Kingsbridge Line: East Harlem to the Bronx

T Third and Amsterdam Avenues Line Park Row, Bowery, 3rd Avenue, 125th Street, and Amsterdam Avenue from City Hall to Fort George. The Third Avenue Railroad opened the line in 1853, from Astor House (Broadway and Park Row) north along Park Row, the Bowery (shared with the Second Avenue Line), and Third Avenue to 86th Street; an extension to East Harlem opened in 1859. Using the One-Hundred and Twenty-Fifth Street Railroad and trackage along Amsterdam Avenue, Third Avenue cars were also operated to Fort George. Buses were substituted for streetcars by the Surface Transportation Corporation on May 28, 1947.

X 42nd Street Crosstown Line

X 59th Street Crosstown Line

X 125th Street Crosstown Line

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Streetcar_lines_in_Manhattan http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_streetcar_lines_in_the_Bronx http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_bus_routes_in_the_Bronx

Notes on TARS Lines - Westchester

1 - Broadway-Warburton, Yonkers (242nd & Broadway - Getty Square - Main Street - Warburton Ave - Hastings) (Today's Bee-Line #1)

2 - Broadway-Park Ave, Yonkers (242nd & Broadway - Getty Square - Palisades Ave - Ashburton Ave - Park Ave - Shonnard Place - Palisade Ave - Roberts Ave.) (Today's Bee-Line #2)

4 - McLean Ave (Woodlawn/Bedford Park Boulevard - Getty Square) (Today's Bee-Line #4)

5 - Nepperhan Ave (Getty Square - Harrison via Nepperhan, Saw Mill River Road, Tarrytown Road, North Street) (Today's Bee-Line #5)

6 - Tuckahoe Road (Yonkers Station/Main Street - Pleasantville) (Today's Bee-Line #6)

7 - Yonkers Ave - Mt. Vernon - New Rochelle (Today's Bee-Line #7)

8 - Walnut/Elm

A - 241st/White Plains Road - Mt. Vernon

B - 241st/White Plains Road - Mt. Vernon

Lines 5, 6, 8, 9 ceased trolley car operation on October 26, 1952; 1, 2, and 7 on November 2, 1952; line 7 on November 9, 1952.


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