The West Side Line

The High Line is a 1-mile (1.6 km) New York City park built on a 1.45-mile (2.33 km) section of the former elevated freight railroad spur called the West Side Line, which runs along the lower west side of Manhattan; it has been redesigned and planted as an aerial greenway. The High Line Park currently runs from Gansevoort Street, one block below West 12th Street, in the Meatpacking District, up to 30th Street, through the neighborhood of Chelsea to the West Side Yard, near the Javits Convention Center.

Via Vintage Everyday

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~ by The 1955 Hudson on August 19, 2011.

One Response to “The West Side Line”

  1. “There is nothing like a Train,
    Nothing in the world,
    There is nothing you can name,
    That is anything like a Train!”

    -no apologies to Rodgers and Hammerstein, until they apologize to me first!!!

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