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THE     LONG     ISLAND     RAIL     ROAD     COMPANY
JAMAICA     EAST     PART     TWO
THE       JAMAICA       ELIMINATION















OCTOBER 5, 1929, WHEN THESE PHOTOGRAPHS WERE TAKEN, A NEW
TRACK WAS BEING INSTALLED NORTH OF THE EXISTING TRACKS.
ON OCTOBER 21 CABIN SEVEN'S SIGNAL, PICTURED, WAS MOVED
WEST 25 FEET AND PLACED ON THE PROSPECT STREET BRIDGE.












THESE   THREE   PHOTOS   SHOW   THE   WOOD   RETAINING   WALL   UP   CLOSE






ON NOVEMBER 16 THE WESTBOUND HIGH PLATFORM AT UNION HALL
STREET WAS REMOVED AND WAS REPLACED BY A LOW PLATFORM
EXTENDING   FROM   NEW   YORK   AVENUE   TO   PUNTINE   STREET.








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CABIN   SEVEN   WAS   CLOSED   DECEMBER   8   1929

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ANOTHER   DAVE   KELLER   IMAGE   -   THANKS   DAVE!




MAIN LINE TRACK NUMBER ONE ON THIS MAP WAS TAKEN OUT OF SERVICE
JUNE 25 1930 AND REPLACED BY CONNECTIONS TO THE NEW ELEVATED STATION.


NEW  EMBANKMENT  LOOKING  WEST  JUNE  16  1930
WAS   PLACED   IN   SERVICE   JUNE   21   AND   22




UNION   HALL   STREET   STATION   CONSTRUCTION   JUNE   16   1930


CABIN   "J1"   OCTOBER   18   1930










AT THE RIGHT ARE THE TEMPORARY EASTWARD PLATFORM AT
UNION HALL STREET AND THE WOODEN STAIRS TO THE STREET.
THESE   WERE   REMOVED   FROM   SERVICE   FEBRUARY   26   1931.








CABIN   J - 3   IN   DISTANCE


PROSPECT   STREET   UNDERGRADE   BRIDGE   DECEMBER   20   1930


NEW   YORK   AVENUE   LOOKING   NORTHEAST   DECEMBER   20   1930


NEW   YORK   AVENUE   LOOKING   SOUTH   NOVEMBER   27   1930


ENTRANCE   TO   NEW   WESTBOUND   PLATFORM   IS   NOT   OPEN   YET


LOOKING   EAST   APRIL   30   1931


UNION   HALL   STREET   STATION   NEW






MARCH   22   1931




IN     1975




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