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Metro-North

Tremont and Melrose, Bronx Metro-North’s Least Frequent Mainline Stations

This update contains (rebuilt pages) of two Metro-North Stations in the South Bronx that have the dubious distinctions of being the only stops in electric territory (other than the Mount Pleasant cemetery stop) that lack basic service hourly or better after the 2013 service enhancements. The stops though were both renovated in 2005 and have […]

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NYC Subway

34 Street-Hudson Yards Station Page

I’ve just completed going through the 100s of photos I took on Opening day of the 7 Train extension, 34th Street-Hudson Yards–(102 photo of the station and 24 of the artwork) is now a new station page. Sadly I was only able to add a couple of the station under construction, I didn’t visit enough to have […]

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NYC Subway Transit Adventures

Riding the First 7 Train to 34 St-Hudson Yards to the Funicular Elevator

Today for the first time in just under 26 years (with the opening 63rd Street Extension on October 29, 1989), and basically first time in my lifetime (I was two weeks old when the 63 Street Extension Opened) a new subway line was finally extended into new territory with the opening of 7 line extension […]

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Metro-North

The Norwalks: East and South

Time to finish my new stations from my SONO switch tower and Devon Transfer Trip, plus a large rebuild of South Norwalk: East Norwak–(53 Photos) South Norwalk–(rebuilt with 41 new photos) Enjoy your Saturday!

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Long Island Rail Road

Finishing the Hamptons

Well here are the other 3 LIRR stations with Hampton in their names: East Hampton–(35 Photos) Bridgehampton–(41 Photos) Southampton–(39 Photos) Enjoy!

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Metro-North New Jersey Transit Adventures

Labor Day to Port Jervis via Otisville, Main Line Express Trains and Hoboken

This trip occurred on Labor Day, September 7, 2015 Introduction: The goal of the website right now is “finishing things” particularly far-flung portions of our commuter rail system that in the past I’ve been too primarily cheap to venture out too. The most obvious was my Summer Sunday to the Hamptons to finish that branch […]

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Metro-North New Jersey Transit Adventures

To Spring Valley via the Hudson Line to the TZx up and the Pascack Valley Line Back

This trip was taken on September 4, 2015. It took a few days to write! Introduction: Hunter gives us all the Jewish Holidays off so this semester is starting on a big whimper and giving me time to tie up some loose ends for the website, ideally with long train rides to read on (it’s […]

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New Jersey

Randomly Over to NJT: Morris Plains and Mount Tabor

This week’s postings have been in the works for a few weeks (or a couple of months in the case of when I wrote the descriptions going through my archives before I had a chance to finally process the photos). I know I’m jumping around since this update takes us over to New Jersey Transit […]

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Long Island Rail Road

Westhampton and Hampton Bays, Last 2 Before the Canal

It’s finishing the Montauk Branch week on the SubwayNut (from my trip to finish photographing the branch a couple weeks ago). Here are the next two stops eastward that means the posts reach the last stop before the Shinnecock Canal: Westhampton–(35 Photos) Hampton Bays–(32 Photos) Enjoy!

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Long Island Rail Road

Patchouge, Bellport, and Speonk – The end of Commuter Friendly Territory on the Montauk Branch

It’s finishing the Montauk Branch week on the SubwayNut (from my trip to finish to the branch a couple weeks ago). This update contains the 3 stations I visited that have more frequent service (Mastic-Shirley has 5 poor photos that I didn’t quite get to) that I consider ‘commuter’ friendly. East there are just 5 […]