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Tunnels, tracks, and trains

building a subway

by Joan Hewett

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Published by Lodestar Books, Dutton in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California,
  • Los Angeles,
  • Los Angeles.
    • Subjects:
    • Subways -- California -- Los Angeles -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Subways -- California -- Los Angeles.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementJoan Hewett ; photographs by Richard Hewett.
      ContributionsHewett, Richard, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTF847.L67 H49 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1085181M
      ISBN 100525674667
      LC Control Number94009037
      OCLC/WorldCa30112569

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        The th Street Yard consists of 5 storage tracks located on either side of active subway tracks. Ten #1 trains can be parked on these tracks, and the tracks are usually full at night. In the s, around 30 years before the first underground trains ran on the New York Subway, steam locomotives were puffing away nearly three stories above New York’s streets. This was the world’s first elevated railway. Shoppers and office workers went about their business while the trains rumbled along raised tracks overhead. Transportation.


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