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NYCTA - 53rd Street Tunnel

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Photo taken by MTA New York City Transit / Leonard Wiggins

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #338400

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Facts 

Overview
Tunnel under East River on IND Queens Boulevard Line
Location
New York City, New York County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1932
Railroads
- Independent Subway System (IND; ISS)
- New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
- Rapid Transit
- Subway
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 5,589.0 ft. (1.1 mi.)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.75410, -73.96041   (decimal degrees)
40°45'15" N, 73°57'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/587756/4511980 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Central Park
Inventory number
BH 69472 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

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