A connection was also built to the Contract I Bronx line running to White Plains Road. The map is intentionally distorted to highlight the subway lines, stations, and the connections between them. IRT's only line between Manhattan & Queens, and more than ten-cars [11]; started February ... 1920. The Brooklyn-Manhattan Transit Corporation (BMT) and its predecessor the Brooklyn Rapid Transit Company (BRT) built and operated what today are the letter lines in the second half of the alphabet, starting from the (J). Report. New York City Subway Lines: IRT: Manhattan: 42nd St Shuttle • Broadway-7th Av • Lenox Av • Lexington Av Bronx: Dyre Av • Jerome Av • Pelham • White Plains Rd Brooklyn/Queens: Eastern Pkwy • Flushing • Nostrand Av Former: 2nd Av • 3rd Av • 6th Av • 9th Av: BMT In 1979, with the color coding of subway routes based on their trunk line in Manhattan, the 5 service's color was changed to apple green, as it goes via the Lexington Avenue Line in Manhattan. Whereas the IRT lines were originally equipped with cars that were 47 feet (14 m) long, the cars designed for the IRT subway measure 51.3 feet (15.6 m) long. Listed transfers are based on the weekday schedule and may vary. This shows weekday service. Maybe you were looking for one of these abbreviations: IRSSA - IRSSE - IRST - IRSTS - IRSZ - IRT Bucureşti - IRT Timişoara - IRTA - IRTB - IRTC. Media in category "Views under elevated New York City Subway lines" The following 102 files are in this category, out of 102 total. 7 train bridge over Sunnyside Yard.jpg 5,194 × 3,898; 4.32 MB. 125 Street from below vc.jpg 5,472 × 3,648; 9.27 MB. These routes might be different on weekends and late nights. The IRT Dyre Avenue Line (formerly the IND Dyre Avenue–East 174th Street Line) is a New York City Subway rapid transit line, part of the A Division ().It is a branch of the IRT White Plains Road Line in the northeastern section of the Bronx, north of East 180th Street.As of 2013, it has a daily ridership of 34,802. These routes might be different on weekends and late nights. NEW YORK'S FIRST SUBWAY LINE was a marvel in numerous aspects, and most certainly from an engineering and architectural point of view. The IRT Flushing Line is a rapid transit route of the New York City Subway system, named for its eastern terminal in Flushing, Queens. 161st St River Av td 02 - IRT Subway.jpg 5,472 × 3,648; 5.9 MB. When both the IND and the BMT were taken over by the Transportation Authority, the BMT’s lines were named J, K, L, M, N, Q, R, T, and two S shuttles. The building is close to the lines of all three subway divisions (the IRT, BMT, and IND) and thus was a convenient location to collect fares, including tokens and cash, via money trains. It opened in 1904, and its service bullets are colored apple green.There are four services: August Belmont founded the IRT in 1902, though it was soon dubbed the “Interborough Rattled Transit” by riders frustrated by late and overcrowded trains. The "Brooklyn IRT" consists of several portions of subway and elevated line, built at different times. 45st QueensPlaza.JPG 911 × 1,200; 567 KB. 161st St River Av td 01 - IRT Subway.jpg 5,472 × 3,648; 5.12 MB. The main exit and entrance points are listed for every station, but there may be additional exits that aren’t listed. The Interborough Rapid Transit (IRT) subway opened in 1904. IRT (Noun) The subway lines, collectively, formerly run by that company. The line serves places such as Lincoln Center, Columbia University, and the City College of New York. 1:37. 06 - Essex Street Substation 401.jpg 3,648 × 2,736; 2.04 MB. The IRT 7th Ave line is one-half of the original Interborough Rapid Transit (IRT) subway which opened in 1904. Opening/Closing Dates. IRT stood for the Interborough Rapid Transit Company which operated all of the lines now called the IRT or 'A' Division of the NYCTA. With 22 stations on the line, four of them inside Manhattan including the Hudson Yards station (Opens in 2015). Browse more videos. Text Maps for Subway Lines; 7 Train (Flushing Local and Express) Line Map. Listed transfers are based on the weekday schedule and may vary. The IRT built, equipped, and operated the line under a lease from the city. The IRT Flushing Line is a line of the New York City Subway.Services on it are colored purple.There is only one service on this line: 7: This service runs from Main Street to 34th Street.It is famous for passing through areas of different cultures The Subway arrived in Brooklyn under IRT Contract Two, running from Manhattan, through the Joralemon Street tunnel, to Borough Hall and on to Atlantic Avenue. But the outdated terms, which refer to the three subway companies that … This vintage map from 1904 shows the Manhattan-based IRT's subway lines, most of which are still in use today under different monikers. IRT Subway Line: R142 (2) (5) Trains @ Simpson Street. The East Side subway is connected to the IRT Brooklyn Line at the south end, at the north end primarily to the Dual Contracts-era IRT Pelham Line and IRT Woodlawn Line. Both sets of lines did not permit cars wider than 9 feet (2.7 m). After this station, the next stations will be … 145th Street is a station on the IRT Lenox Avenue Line of the New York City Subway.Located at the intersection of 145th Street and Lenox Avenue in Harlem, Manhattan, it is served by the 3 train at all times. Updated Oct 12, 2020. The IRT subway was built and opened by 1920, and it is possible that with 1) the library still incomplete during subway construction, 2) the nearby Brooklyn Museum getting a station on the new line, and 3) the IRT line continuing along Eastern Parkway after Grand Army Plaza rather than Flatbush Avenue meant that nothing subway-related came of the space. The Flushing Line is a rapid transit route of the New York City Subway system, operated as part of the IRT Division and designated the 3 route. The main exit and entrance points are listed for every station, but there may be additional exits that aren’t listed. 7 train at Dusk.JPG 4,608 × 3,456; 3.62 MB. A photographic history of the stations of the IRT, New York's first subway line, with recent photos of several stations. Couldn't find the full form or full meaning of IRT? The original IRT subway lines (those built before the Dual Contracts) were built to modified elevated line dimensions. 23rd Street is a local station on the IRT Lexington Avenue Line of the New York City Subway.Located at the intersection of 23rd Street and Park Avenue South in Gramercy Park and Flatiron District, Manhattan.It is served by the 6 train. 7 train facing south just west of QP.jpg 5,194 × 3,898; 3.42 MB. Map terminology. see more » Popularity rank for the IRT initials by frequency of use: IRT #1 #4217 #12977. Subway fleet carried R62A with LED lighting, red diamond is express & green circle is local. The IRT Lexington Avenue Line is one of the lines of the New York City Subway.It is the most often used line on the system, with 1.3 million people using it every day. Playing next. The IRT—or Interborough Rapid Transit Company—was the independently owned subway system that launched the first trains in 1904. Text Maps for Subway Lines; 6 Train (Lexington Avenue Local/Pelham Express) Line Map. The Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line, also known as the West Side Line, is one of the lines of the IRT division of the New York City Subway.It runs along the west side of Manhattan and into the Bronx; the part north of 42nd Street was built as part of the first subway in New York. Illustration by W.A. The Interborough Rapid Transit Company (IRT) built and operated what today are the number lines (now called the A division of the subway). The city contracted construction of the line to the IRT Company, ownership was always held by the city. 1939 IRT map. Stations might actually be farther apart or closer together than they appear on this map. It runs from Flushing in Queens to Times Square in Manhattan, carrying trains of the 3 local service (as well as the express <7> rush hours in the peak direction), and is assigned the color purple. Because of this overcrowding is a major issue and has led to the construction of a new subway under 2nd Ave. Subscribe for the Latest MTA New York City Subway IRT Broadway/7th Avenue Line Here we have is a tour of the 96th Street Station. Line IRT Lexington Avenue Line: Services 4 (all times) 5 (all times except late nights) 6 (all times) <6> (weekdays until 8:45 p.m., peak direction) Transit connections: NYCT Bus: Bx15, M35, M60 SBS, M100, M101, M103 Short Line Bus: 208 7 train at approx 50 St.jpg 5,194 × 3,898; 4.14 MB. The IRT Fluhing Line is used by the 7 and 7X. Passageways from the subway stations, including a visible door in the Jay Street IND station, lead to a money sorting room in the basement of the building. Media in category "IRT Flushing Line" The following 56 files are in this category, out of 56 total. Rogers, via Wikipedia. The Interborough Rapid Transit Company (IRT) was one of three major private transportation companies operating independently before they merged to become the City agency eventually known as the MTA in 1940. Running from 145th St/Broadway to Times Sq at 42nd St/Broadway the original subway swung east under 42nd St and then south at Park Ave to City Hall. Here is a list of the subway cars built by and for the old IRT subway. This shows weekday service. The Interborough Rapid Transit Company (IRT), a private operator, had constructed the section of the line from Flushing, Queens, to … Updated Oct 12, 2020. Nowhere on New York City subway maps or trains are the initials BMT, IRT or IND. 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