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Children of Darkness - The New York Times

Jul 28, 2007 · They plumb tunnels, trestles and old train stations, often illicitly, and in those shadow cities find the pulsing center of New York.

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SUBWAY POSTCARDS PART 2 - Forgotten New York

Forgotten New York was the first-ever recipient of Outstanding New York City Website by the Guides Association of New York City in March 2015!

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Second Avenue Subway - Wikipedia

The Second Avenue Subway (internally referred to as the IND Second Avenue Line by the MTA and abbreviated to SAS) is a New York City Subway line that runs under Second Avenue on the East Side of Manhattan.

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Huge plugs could have spared subways from flooding ...

Oct 31, 2012 · Washington (CNN)-- Huge inflatable plugs -- now being developed by the federal government to protect subway tunnels from terrorist attacks -- likely could have saved some of New York's subway tunnels from storm-related flooding, according to plug developers, some of whom are wistful that development ...

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Second Ave. Sagas - A New York City Subway Blog

A New York City Subway Blog. To my readers: For 12 years, I've run this site through minimal ad revenue and as a labor of love.

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UrbanRail.Net > America > USA > New York - subway

Second Avenue Subway: For many decades a new route has been planned along 2nd Avenue. In spring 2007, the first phase of construction was started from the present NQR station at 57th Street/7th Avenue (Broadway Line) to 96th Street on 2nd Avenue.

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SUBWAY POSTCARDS PART 2 - Forgotten New York

Forgotten New York was the first-ever recipient of Outstanding New York City Website by the Guides Association of New York City in March 2015!

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Second Ave. Sagas - A New York City Subway Blog

A New York City Subway Blog. To my readers: For 12 years, I've run this site through minimal ad revenue and as a labor of love.

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bridgesnyc – Bridges in the New York Metropolitan Area

Subway 1, East (East Arch) Subway 2, West (West Arch) Location: Branch Brook Park, Newark, NJ [satellite map]Carries: 2 vehicular lanes, 2 pedestrian sidewalks Design: Arch bridge

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Chicago ''L''.org: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

1. General/Overview. 1.1 Q: Is it spelled "L" or "el"? And why does Chicago call it the "L" rather than the "el", as New York City and other cities do? A: Whether the Chicago rapid transit system is officially referred to as the "L" or the "el" seems to be a matter of opinion, but the most commonly accepted version is "L" .

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Subways / Transport - Reed College

The subway page: world subway maps with many links to other transport information, principally light rail, tram, and other urban transport

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Huge plugs could have spared subways from flooding ...

Oct 31, 2012 · Washington (CNN)-- Huge inflatable plugs -- now being developed by the federal government to protect subway tunnels from terrorist attacks -- likely could have saved some of New York's subway tunnels from storm-related flooding, according to plug developers, some of whom are wistful that development ...

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RochesterSubway.com : Inside Rochester's Terrence Tower

Rochester NY's source for lost history and new ideas. The Rochester Subway may be gone, but these old Rochester photos, maps, images and stories bring back pieces of Rochester history few people know about.

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Sinister Subway - TV Tropes

The Sinister Subway trope as used in popular culture. Subways are a staple of horror. There are long, dirty, abandoned corridors. There are escalators which …

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BHRA: Atlantic Avenue Tunnel

The Atlantic Avenue Tunnel is officially the world's oldest subway tunnel. This tunnel was built in 1844 beneath a busy street in the City of Brooklyn (Brooklyn did not become part of NYC until a half-century later).

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KPIX Channel 5 CBS Live Video Stream - CBS San Francisco

49ers Player Takes Teen To Prom For Special-Needs StudentsA special-needs student had a one-of-a-kind prom date when a San Francisco 49ers player returned to his home county in Alabama to take her to the dance.

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The Minerals of New York City, a review of the history of ...

Even more surprising is that three mineral finds in New York City are among the best specimens of that mineral species found within the USA. The famous "Subway Garnet" is the largest, well developed single crystal of almandine garnet the author has seen from the USA; while the glassy yellow-green chrysoberyl found by Wallace Goold Levison ...

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A Complete and Geographically Accurate NYC Subway Track Map ...

Collecting every historical map I could find, using GIS data, satellite imagery (both current and historic), YouTube videos of fan trips, my own observations looking out the window of trains through tunnels, and talking to retired track workers I was able to draw what I believe to be the most accurate track map of the NYC Subway ever.

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UrbanRail.Net > America > USA > New York - subway

Second Avenue Subway: For many decades a new route has been planned along 2nd Avenue. In spring 2007, the first phase of construction was started from the present NQR station at 57th Street/7th Avenue (Broadway Line) to 96th Street on 2nd Avenue.

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Abandoned Stations - Columbia University

Please don't wander into non public parts of railroad tunnels. It is against the law, and it is dangerous.

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Top 10 Secrets of the Lincoln Tunnel Connecting NYC and New ...

Many commuters today write it off as a nuisance, but like many old things in the city, the Lincoln Tunnel has its share of secrets. As The New York Times calls for new Hudson River tunnels to be built, we gathered our favorite 10 fun facts about the Lincoln Tunnel:

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Abandoned Places: 10 Creepy, Beautiful Modern Ruins

Under the busy streets of New York City rests a perfectly preserved monument to that city's transportation history. The City Hall Subway Station was first constructed over 100 years ago, a part of New York's earliest underground transport network.

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Abandoned places you can visit in the US - INSIDER

Whether you think they're unsettling or fascinating, photos of abandoned places have a unique appeal. From creepy mental institutions that were closed for malpractice to eerie abandoned theme parks, INSIDER has rounded up 35 of the coolest abandoned places around America and found the fascinating ...

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Photos Of Los Angeles' Abandoned Subway - Business Insider

Alissa Walker / Creative Commons The Los Angeles subway does not get much respect, especially when compared to more popular systems around the world.. But while the current setup isn't too impressive, it does have some noble ancestry: the Pacific Electric Red Car and Los Angeles Railway Yellow Car lines, which ran from the end of the 19th ...

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bridgesnyc – Bridges in the New York Metropolitan Area

Subway 1, East (East Arch) Subway 2, West (West Arch) Location: Branch Brook Park, Newark, NJ [satellite map]Carries: 2 vehicular lanes, 2 pedestrian sidewalks Design: Arch bridge

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