"Fishing at Hamilton Beach"
A Manhattan bound "A" train crests the North Channel Swing Bridge as a local fisherman patiently waits at the edge of Hamilton Beach for his first catch of the ... (more)
It might have been cramped quarters on this platform an hour and a half ago, but the space is now much more open on this Friday evening, even if the platform is rather narrow. Meanwhile, a Queens ... (more)
Along what was once the Long Island Railroad Rockaway Branch and is now the IND Rockaway Line, a pair of elderly Pullman Standard R46 train sets stop at the Howard Beach station on their respectiv... (more)
Long ago, the brilliant Duke Ellington played "Take the A Train," but he never told us which way. Here we see A trains going both ways at Broad Channel in Queens, while a dapper gentlema... (more)
A Far Rockaway bound set of venerable Pullman Standard R46 cars trundles over roadbed that once hosted Long Island Railroad PingPong cars, as it enters the second, shorter causeway, across Jamaica... (more)
I was born not far from here and lived about 6 blocks away until I was 8. I loved riding the subways and this is where I would always start my adventures, this station.