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THE   L.I.R.R.'S   EVERGREEN   BRANCH   EAST

MANY   OF   THE   BLACK   AND   WHITE   PHOTOGRAPHS   ON   THIS   PAGE   ARE
COURTESY   OF   DICK   MAKSE   (RFM)   AND   ARE   AVAILABLE   FROM   HIM

ON     EBAY








HAGSTROM     1976



COOPER   AVENUE   JUNCTION   1903



SEPTEMBER   9   1956   SPECIAL   AT   COOPER   AVENUE   JUNCTION   -   BILL   RUGEN   PHOTO




OCTOBER     1982


RFM   1972   -   COOPER   AVENUE   CROSSING   -   BAY   RIDGE   BRANCH   IN   DISTANCE


1982   -   COOPER   AVENUE   CROSSING   -   BAY   RIDGE   BRANCH   IN   DISTANCE


THE 1903 C. R. 4. SHOWS ONLY ONE SIDE - TRACK BETWEEN COOPER AVENUE JUNCTION
AND MYRTLE AVENUE AND CALLS THE BRANCH THE BUSHWICK DIVISION



1913'S C. R. 4. SHOWS THE EVERGREEN BRANCH CONNECTING WITH THE BUSHWICK BRANCH AT SOUTH SIDE JUNCTION.



1919 C. R. 4.



1924 C. R. 4. SHOWS ENGLANDER SPRING BED COMPANY WHOSE BUILDING BECAME GOLDBERGER DOLL COMPANY



RFM   1972   LOOKING   WEST   FROM   COOPER   AVENUE   SHOWING   SWITCH
AND   SIDING   FOR   MASTER   BAKERS   PURCHASING   ASSOCIATION


1982   LOOKING   WEST   FROM   COOPER   AVENUE


RFM   1972   LOOKING   EAST   FROM   DECATUR   STREET


RFM   1972   LOOKING   EAST   FROM   DECATUR   STREET


THIS 1905 CROSSING LIST DOES NOT SHOW DECATUR
STREET BUT DOES SHOW SCHAEFFER STREET CROSSING


SUBSEQUENT CROSSING LISTS AS LATE AS 1948 SHOW DECATUR AND NOT SCHAEFFER


THE 1916 VALUATION PLAN SHOWS DECATUR STREET CROSSING AND SHOWS
SCHAEFFER STREET BLOCKED OFF BY A BOARD FENCE AND A LINE OF POSTS


DICK MAKSE'S 1930 BLUEPRINT SHOWS CROSSINGS AT DECATUR AND HALSEY




RFM   1972   LOOKING   WEST   FROM   DECATUR   STREET


1984   LOOKING   WEST   FROM   DECATUR   STREET


BIENENFELD   GLASS   WORKS   1539   COVERT   STREET

BY 1934 COVERT STREET BECAME A CROSSING BUT DID NOT MAKE THE 1935 AND 1948 LISTS
COVERT   STREET   LOOKING   NORTH   APRIL   25   1934
THANKS   TO   MIKE   DE   LILLO   FOR   THIS   PHOTO




1956   LOOKING   WEST   FROM   COVERT   STREET


1984   LOOKING   WEST   FROM   COVERT   STREET


THANKS   TO   MIKE   DE   LILLO   FOR   THIS   PHOTO


1539   COVERT   STREET   SEPTEMBER   2014   VIA   GOOGLE.



1984   LOOKING   EAST   FROM   COVERT   STREET


THANKS   TO   MIKE   DE   LILLO   FOR   THESE   FOUR   PHOTOS

ELDERT   STREET   LOOKING   SOUTH   MARCH   5   1949
THERE   IS   NO   GRADE   CROSSING


ELDERT   STREET   LOOKING   NORTH   MARCH   5   1949


ELDERT   STREET   LOOKING   EAST   FROM   HALSEY   STREET   MARCH   5   1949
BIENENFELD   GLASS   WORKS   AT   THE   LEFT


DECEMBER   2014   LOOKING   EAST   ACROSS   HALSEY   STREET


BILL   SLADE'S   RESEARCH   FOUND   A   STATION
"BASE   BALL   GROUNDS"   BETWEEN   SCHAEFFER
AND   HALSEY   STREETS
IN   THE   PERIOD   1880  -  1894.



----->   GO  TO   RIDGEWOOD   WEBSITE

PUTNAM   LINE   CAR   ON   HALSEY   STREET


2014   GOOGLE   SATELLITE   IMAGE.   NOTICE   RAILS   STILL   IN   HALSEY   STREET.

RFM   1972   LOOKING   EAST   FROM   HALSEY   STREET
THE   BUILDINGS   AT   THE   LEFT   AND   RIGHT   ARE   NEW   SINCE   1949


1984   LOOKING   EAST   FROM   HALSEY   STREET
THE   BUILDINGS   AT   THE   LEFT   AND   RIGHT   ARE   NEW   SINCE   1949


TODAY   ---->   HALSEY   via   GOOGLE

RFM   1972   WEIRFIELD   COAL   &   FUEL   LOOKING   WEST  FROM   HALSEY   STREET


1984   WEIRFIELD   COAL   &   FUEL   LOOKING   WEST  FROM   HALSEY   STREET


1984   WEIRFIELD   COAL   &   FUEL   LOOKING   WEST


1984   WEIRFIELD   COAL   &   FUEL   LOOKING   EAST   AT   WEIRFIELD   STREET
FOR YEARS THIS WAS A PRIVATE CROSSING


TODAY ----> WEIRFIELD   via   GOOGLE

1984   LOOKING   EAST   AT   HANCOCK   STREET


RFM   1972   LOOKING   EAST   AT   JEFFERSON   AVENUE


RFM   1972   LOOKING   WEST   AT   JEFFERSON   AVENUE


1984   LOOKING   WEST   AT   JEFFERSON   AVENUE


1984   LOOKING   EAST   FROM   CORNELIA   STREET


1984   LOOKING   WEST   FROM   CORNELIA   STREET


THIS   MIGHT   BE   LOOKING   WEST   FROM   CORNELIA   STREET
H6sb   NUMBER   311   SWITCHING


RFM   1972   LOOKING   EAST   TOWARD   CORNELIA
STREET   AND   SWITCH   TO   TULNOY   LUMBER   YARD


RFM   1972   LOOKING   EAST   TOWARD   SWITCH   TO   TULNOY   LUMBER   YARD


RFM   1972   LOOKING   WEST   FROM   PUTNAM   AVE.NUE.   TO   TULNOY   LUMBER   YARD


1984   LOOKING   WEST   FROM   PUTNAM   AVENUE.   TULNOY   LUMBER
YARD   WAS   THE   LAST   CONSIGNEE   ON   THE   EVERGREEN   BRANCH




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