THE ULTIMATE NYA INDUSTRIES MAP

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Re: THE ULTIMATE NYA INDUSTRIES MAP

Postby rr503 » Sun Jul 26, 2015 12:27 pm

Sir Ray wrote:
rr503 wrote:I took a montauk branch train today (via main line/central branch)Just west of the new Hyde park oil terminal there were some boxcars parked in the weeds, but the siding leading to them was rusty
Is that an active customer?

West or East
West, that'd be something new - actually, the lead on the north side of the main which starts just East of New Hyde Park Rd and heads East goes only to the oil/diesel facility - there seems to be no other extant sidings there to store boxcars on in the area west of the terminal.
To the East, there are 3 boxcars (readily visible) that have been there for at least 20+ years, I remember seeing them in 1989. IIRC the only active customer there in recent memory was Chester Plywood, doesn't look like the siding is even connected anymore.

My bad, east
Wow, that's a loooooong time
Thanks!
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Re: THE ULTIMATE NYA INDUSTRIES MAP

Postby LINYARailfan » Tue Dec 12, 2017 10:57 pm

I dug up this post and I know that its been a while but another customer to place in red on the map is Island Container in Wyandanch which is no longer receiving cars at this location due to the fact that they have shifted their facility to Deer Park.
For more info click this link below:

viewtopic.php?f=115&t=165754

Hope this helps
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Re: THE ULTIMATE NYA INDUSTRIES MAP

Postby Sir Ray » Wed Dec 13, 2017 9:52 am

LINYARailfan wrote:I dug up this post and I know that its been a while but another customer to place in red on the map is Island Container in Wyandanch which is no longer receiving cars at this location due to the fact that they have shifted their facility to Deer Park.

With Amerigas closed for years, and now Island Container, there seems to be only a handful of small businesses there (notably, Mister Softee of Suffolk). I wonder if they will try to turn those near vacant blocks into "Wyandanch Rising West" now?

Hope this helps*
Over-consolidation of local Long Island businesses (Island Container by WestRock, Amerigas by Paraco) leading to loss of competition, employment, and tax revenue? Nope, doesn't help, not one tiny bit...

*Yes, I know you really meant in regards to the information update, but company buy-outs from out-of-state companies leading this has been all too common on Long Island over the past decades.
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Re: THE ULTIMATE NYA INDUSTRIES MAP

Postby rr503 » Wed Dec 13, 2017 9:14 pm

Are these guys even working on the map anymore? They haven't posted anything in years...
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