Posts Tagged ‘r-32’

Another Subway Barge Has Sailed

Saturday, October 4th, 2008

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Originally uploaded by semarr


Looks like the barge left today(10-04-2008)…

Subway car barge to depart this Saturday

Wednesday, July 16th, 2008

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The famous “barge of death” will once again be departing New York City Transit’s 207 Street Yard for the waters of the Atlantic Ocean. The latest estimate is for it departing this Saturday morning. The retired R-32 and R-40 class subway cars will be dumped in the ocean to form an artificial reef.

Photo source: The Virginian-Pilot