[PHOTOS] Abandoned Rockaway Division In Broad Channel

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Re: [PHOTOS] Abandoned Rockaway Division In Broad Channel

Postby nyandw » Mon Jun 25, 2018 9:25 pm

dieciduej wrote:I was out and about taking photos on the A - Lefferts and took this picture of Ozone Park as of June 22, 2018. Nature is taking over.
Ozone Park 06-22-2018.JPG

Joe: Nice view from the opposite end, View N. Comment: After 50 years of nature in control…. The rails, elevated structure, signal bridge, etc. will eventually rust out and the wood ties rot away. The Earth will reclaim everything in 1000-10,000 years. A mere blink in the geologic cycle… :-)
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Re: [PHOTOS] Abandoned Rockaway Division In Broad Channel

Postby BuddR32 » Fri Jun 29, 2018 12:15 am

To the original picture, the steel structure rising is the substation at the Broad Channel Station. It has the same two tier shape as what you see today.
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