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NYCTA - Greenpoint Tube

Photo 

Photo taken by MTA New York City Transit / Patrick Cashin

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

View this photo at Wikimedia Commons

BH Photo #338398

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel under Newtown Creek on New York City Metropolitan Transit Authority
Location
New York City, Queens County, New York, and Kings 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: 4,790.0 ft. (0.9 mi.)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.73943, -73.95542   (decimal degrees)
40°44'22" N, 73°57'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/588196/4510356 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brooklyn
Inventory number
BH 69469 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Sources 

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