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Station: Howard Beach (IND Rockaway)

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IND 8th Avenue/Fulton Street/Rockaway Line
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Overview

Opened: 6/28/1956

Two side platforms alongside a right-of-way wide enough for four tracks, but only two are in use. The right-of-way narrows at the south end of the station down to two tracks to cross Jamaica Bay. This station was extensively rebuilt in the 2000s in conjunction with the construction of the JFK Airtrain station on the eastern side. The mezzanine level is glass enclosed and contains a crossover and the fare control.

Artwork

Raised relief painted mural on the northbound platform entitled On Beaches of Harmony Bay (no date). This mural features fish with human heads.

Photo Gallery


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Photo by: Doug Grotjahn
Collection of: Joe Testagrose
Location: Howard Beach

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Photo by: Steve Hoskins
Collection of: David Pirmann
Location: Howard Beach

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Photo by: Steve Hoskins
Collection of: David Pirmann
Location: Howard Beach

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Photo by: Doug Grotjahn
Collection of: Joe Testagrose
Location: Howard Beach

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Photo by: Joe Testagrose
Location: Howard Beach

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Photo by: Joe Testagrose
Location: Howard Beach

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Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Location: Howard Beach

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Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Location: Howard Beach

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Photo by: Christopher Henderson
Location: Howard Beach

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Photo by: John Barnes
Location: Howard Beach

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Photo by: Richard Panse
Location: Howard Beach

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Photo by: Richard Panse
Location: Howard Beach

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Photo by: David-Paul Gerber
Location: Howard Beach

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Photo by: Robert Nowakowski
Location: Howard Beach

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Photo by: Nicholas Noel
Location: Howard Beach


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