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(image 144870)
(205k, 1024x576)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Fulton Street Line
Location: Lefferts Boulevard
Route: A
Car: R-68A (Kawasaki, 1988-1989)
Photo by: Steven Cruz
Date: 6/23/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 1024


(image 144868)
(224k, 1024x576)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Rockaway
Location: Mott Avenue/Far Rockaway
Route: E reroute
Car: R-160A (Option 2) (Alstom, 2009, 5-car sets) 9658
Photo by: Steven Cruz
Date: 6/23/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 947


(image 144869)
(231k, 1024x576)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Rockaway
Location: Mott Avenue/Far Rockaway
Route: E reroute
Car: R-160A (Option 1) (Alstom, 2008-2009, 5 car sets) 9472
Photo by: Steven Cruz
Date: 6/23/2014
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 962


(image 128393)
(382k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT 4th Avenue
Location: 9th Street
Photo by: John Dooley
Date: 6/23/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 898


(image 112446)
(312k, 1044x763)
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) 2512
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 6/23/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1206


(image 112448)
(317k, 1044x630)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Coney Island/Stillwell Avenue
Route: N
Car: R-160B (Kawasaki, 2005-2008) 8892
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 6/23/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 5 / 1509


(image 112449)
(302k, 1044x700)
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) 2630
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 6/23/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 1329


(image 112447)
(350k, 1044x662)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Coney Island/Stillwell Avenue
Route: Q
Car: R-160B (Kawasaki, 2005-2008) 8897
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 6/23/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1103


(image 112607)
(240k, 1044x649)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Brighton Line
Location: Brighton Beach
Route: B
Car: R-68A (Kawasaki, 1988-1989) 5175/5173
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 6/23/2010
Notes: Note old & new MTA Logos
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 1494


(image 112606)
(321k, 1044x690)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Brighton Line
Location: Brighton Beach
Route: B
Car: R-68A (Kawasaki, 1988-1989) 5174
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 6/23/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1230


(image 112605)
(378k, 1044x743)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Brighton Line
Location: Sheepshead Bay
Route: B
Car: R-68 (Westinghouse-Amrail, 1986-1988) 2844
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 6/23/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1268


(image 112450)
(286k, 1044x657)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: Avenue X
Route: F
Car: R-160A (Option 1) (Alstom, 2008-2009, 5 car sets) 9488
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 6/23/2010
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 1097


(image 112451)
(294k, 1044x534)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: Avenue X
Route: F
Car: R-160A (Option 1) (Alstom, 2008-2009, 5 car sets) 9252
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 6/23/2010
Notes: G.O. F-Shuttle Wrong-Railing into Avenue X
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 1871


(image 112452)
(245k, 1044x685)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: Avenue X
Route: F
Car: R-46 (Pullman-Standard, 1974-75) 5496
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 6/23/2010
Notes: G.O. F Wrong-Railing into Avenue X
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 1485


(image 112604)
(390k, 1044x915)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: Avenue X
Route: F
Car: R-160A (Option 1) (Alstom, 2008-2009, 5 car sets) 9252
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 6/23/2010
Notes: F-Shuttle wrong-railing into Avenue X
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1024


(image 118994)
(346k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: 207th Street Yard
Car: R-40 (St. Louis, 1968) 4230/4231/4234/4328
Photo by: Chris C. Shaffer
Date: 6/23/2008
Notes: R40 Slants to be reefed
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 829


(image 86927)
(154k, 820x620)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Corona Yard
Photo by: Gary Chatterton
Date: 6/23/2008
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1211


(image 86929)
(180k, 820x620)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: Willets Point/Mets (fmr. Shea Stadium)
Route: 7
Car: R-62A (Bombardier, 1984-1987) 2005
Photo by: Gary Chatterton
Date: 6/23/2008
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1531


(image 86928)
(163k, 820x620)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: Willets Point/Mets (fmr. Shea Stadium)
Route: 7
Car: R-62A (Bombardier, 1984-1987) 1776
Photo by: Gary Chatterton
Date: 6/23/2008
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1370


(image 68598)
(162k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Pitkin Yard/Shops
Car: R-32 (Budd, 1964) 3767
Photo by: Robert Mencher
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2384


(image 68599)
(192k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Pitkin Yard/Shops
Car: R-38 (St. Louis, 1966-1967) 4041
Photo by: Robert Mencher
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 2410


(image 68600)
(201k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Pitkin Yard/Shops
Car: R-32 (GE Rebuild) 3937
Photo by: Robert Mencher
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2334


(image 68601)
(199k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Pitkin Yard/Shops
Car: R-32 (GE Rebuild) 3936
Photo by: Robert Mencher
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 3050


(image 68602)
(229k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Pitkin Yard/Shops
Car: R-32 (GE Rebuild) 3937
Photo by: Robert Mencher
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 2649


(image 68603)
(219k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Pitkin Yard/Shops
Car: R-32 (Budd, 1964) 3453
Photo by: Robert Mencher
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 2704


(image 68604)
(226k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Pitkin Yard/Shops
Car: R-32 (Budd, 1964) 3509
Photo by: Robert Mencher
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1913


(image 68605)
(178k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Location: Pitkin Yard/Shops
Car: R-32 (Budd, 1964) 3452
Photo by: Robert Mencher
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 2960


(image 68243)
(206k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Brighton Line
Location: Brighton Beach
Photo by: Zach Summer
Date: 6/23/2007
Notes: Station entrance.
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1829


(image 69434)
(165k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Canarsie Line
Location: 8th Avenue
Route: L
Car: R-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970)
Photo by: DeAndre Burrell
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2808


(image 69431)
(164k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Canarsie Line
Location: Broadway Junction
Route: L
Car: R-143 (Kawasaki, 2001-2002)
Photo by: DeAndre Burrell
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1891


(image 69433)
(140k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Canarsie Line
Location: Sutter Avenue
Route: L
Car: R-143 (Kawasaki, 2001-2002)
Photo by: DeAndre Burrell
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 2306


(image 69432)
(192k, 1044x788)
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)
Photo by: DeAndre Burrell
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2299


(image 68418)
(148k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Chambers Street
Route: J
Car: R-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970) 4624
Photo by: Michael Hodurski
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 2265


(image 68444)
(177k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Chambers Street
Route: J
Car: R-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970) 4881
Photo by: Michael Hodurski
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 2211


(image 68439)
(175k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Chambers Street
Route: J
Car: R-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970)
Photo by: Michael Hodurski
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 2165


(image 68442)
(166k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Chambers Street
Photo by: Michael Hodurski
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 2368


(image 68441)
(173k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Chambers Street
Photo by: Michael Hodurski
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 2607


(image 68445)
(167k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Chambers Street
Photo by: Michael Hodurski
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 2585


(image 68440)
(161k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Chambers Street
Photo by: Michael Hodurski
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1785


(image 68420)
(172k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Chambers Street
Route: J
Car: R-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970) 4642
Photo by: Michael Hodurski
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 2303


(image 68419)
(169k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Chambers Street
Route: J
Car: R-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970) 4625
Photo by: Michael Hodurski
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 2351


(image 68443)
(136k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Nassau Street/Jamaica Line
Location: Chambers Street
Route: J
Car: R-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970)
Photo by: Michael Hodurski
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 2091


(image 68426)
(301k, 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-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970) 4883
Photo by: Michael Hodurski
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2695


(image 68425)
(205k, 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-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970) 4883
Photo by: Michael Hodurski
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 10 / 2194


(image 69330)
(250k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Sea Beach Line
Location: Kings Highway
Route: N
Car: R-68 (Westinghouse-Amrail, 1986-1988)
Photo by: DeAndre Burrell
Date: 6/23/2007
Notes: N train relaying back at Kings Highway, due to emergency track work at Coney Island.
Viewed (this week/total): 7 / 3587


(image 69328)
(200k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Sea Beach Line
Location: 8th Avenue
Route: N
Car: R-40 (St. Louis, 1968)
Photo by: DeAndre Burrell
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 2046


(image 69329)
(243k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Sea Beach Line
Location: 8th Avenue
Route: N
Car: R-160A-2 (Alstom, 2005-2008, 5 car sets) 8658
Photo by: DeAndre Burrell
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 2747


(image 68422)
(181k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 6th Avenue Line
Location: 2nd Avenue
Route: D
Car: R-42 (St. Louis, 1969-1970) 4665
Photo by: Michael Hodurski
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 2395


(image 68417)
(155k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 6th Avenue Line
Location: 2nd Avenue
Route: D
Car: R-40M (St. Louis, 1969) 4460
Photo by: Michael Hodurski
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 2793


(image 68446)
(182k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 6th Avenue Line
Location: 2nd Avenue
Photo by: Michael Hodurski
Date: 6/23/2007
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1703


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