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Place Explorer: Infrastructure

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Place Name Neighborhood Borough
369th Regiment Armory Central Harlem Manhattan Home of the World War I Harlem Hellfighters
3rd Ave. Railway Cable Railroad (site of) Manhattanville Manhattan Remnants of NYC's first electric crosstown cable railway line
Atlantic Basin Piers Red Hook Brooklyn Where many Puerto Ricans disembarked in NYC from 1906 to 1928
Brooklyn Bridge Lower Manhattan Manhattan Iconic suspension bridge connecting Lower Manhattan and Downtown Brooklyn
Brooklyn Navy Yard Navy Yard Brooklyn A Navy shipyard from 1801 until 1966, important during the Civil War
Clove Road Crown Heights Brooklyn Road with historic associations
Firehouse, Hook and Ladder 31 Morrisania Bronx Brick firehouse featured in book by Dennis Smith
Franklin Avenue Shuttle Manhattan Shuttle between lower Manhattan and Prospect Park
Fulton Street El (site of) Brooklyn This elevated train line encouraged Brooklyn's settlement
Greentank Greenpoint Brooklyn Dept. of Environmental Protection sludge storage tank
High Line (formerly High Line Elevated Railroad) Chelsea Manhattan Manhattan's first and only elevated all-freight rail service, now an innovative park
Highbridge Park, Pool & Water Tower Washington Heights Manhattan Waterfront park in northern Manhattan
Hudson Tunnels West Village Manhattan Century old tunnel connecting NY and NJ
India Street Pier Greenpoint Brooklyn Industrial pier and potential neighborhood amenity
Long Island Motor Parkway (former) Queens First limited-access roadway opened in the world
Midwood Park Stanchions Midwood Brooklyn Markers of Brooklyn's days as a suburb
Miller Elevated Highway (site of) Manhattan The West Side's highway from 1930s-1970s
Mosaic Benches at Grant's Tomb Morningside Heights Manhattan Colorful community art project
Mott Haven Canal (site of) Mott Haven Bronx Site of former industrial canal built in part by Jordon Mott
NY/NJ Mosaic Sign in the Holland Tunnel Manhattan A sign marking the New York-New Jersey border
Red Hook Graving Dock Red Hook Brooklyn Civil War-era ship repair dock, now mostly part of Ikea's parking lot
Ridgewood Reservoir Cypress Hills Queens Heart of the old Brooklyn water supply system, now part of Highland Park
Riverbank State Park Hamilton Heights Manhattan Popular park atop a wastewater treatment plant
Roosevelt Island Tramway Roosevelt Island Manhattan Tram connecting Roosevelt Island and Manhattan
Rotunda at the 79th St. Boat Basin Upper West Side Manhattan Scenic waterfront patio
Sheepshead Bay Footbridge Sheepshead Bay Brooklyn Pedestrian bridge connecting Sheepshead Bay and Manhattan Beach
Shore Road Bicycle Path Bay Ridge Brooklyn Waterfront bicycle trail, offering views of the Narrows and the Verrazano Bridge
Staten Island Ferry Staten Island A shuttle between lower Manhattan and Staten Island
Station Square Forest Hills Queens Long Island Railroad station and landscaped surroundings
The Esplanade, Manhattan Beach Manhattan Beach Brooklyn Waterfront walkway
Utica Avenue Train Station Crown Heights Brooklyn Special for its public art