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Looking south from Surf Avenue
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Trolley car on Surf Avenue
Brooklyn & Queens Transit trolley 2159 on Sea Gate line (Surf Avenue) passing the L.A. Thompson Scenic Railway, which is being rebuilt by the Bonsignore family. Taken from Surf Avenue looking north.
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Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
Stillwell Avenue Subway Station under construction
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Looking south from Surf Avenue.
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Sea Gate Beach 4, anti-aircraft battery foundations
The two concrete structures in the photograph are World War II era foundations for anti-aircraft batteries. In the 1940's, when the foundations were constructed, the sand level reached nearly to the top of the structures. Beach filling operations in...
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Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
Stillwell Avenue Subway Entrance
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Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
This photo, taken by Coney Island resident and amateur documentarian Abe Feinstein, shows the Coney Island Beach in April 1978 looking towards the former Childs Boardwalk Restaurant. Constructed in Spanish Colonial Revival style with elaborate terra...
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Restaurant looking south from Surf Avenue at West 15th Street. Structures are temporary and used for food service in season.
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30-Nov-06
Lambros Restaurant, taken from Surf Avenue looking south.
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Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
Stillwell Avenue subway station underconstruction. Train stopped on upper track.
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