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Work train at 14th St


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Hi everyone. I'm new to this end of the web. I caught this garbage train at around 11 p.m. at 14th Street on the 8th Ave. line. Looks like it was made up of R32s and R33-WFs (there were more in the tunnel). I didn't have my camera with me, so I took these with my cell phone.

 

 

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The R33-WF (9334) is presumably the same one as in this picture from 1970 (http://www.nycsubway.org/perl/show?4063), and one of the R32s (3729; didn't get a close-up of the other) is the same as in this picture (http://nycsubway.org/perl/show?12803) from 1981. Pretty cool. The R33 is also in this Youtube video of a garbage train from FanRailer, though it's not part of the same consist there.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rm5lsFWD4OI

 

(P.S. Is there a way to link to YouTube videos without embedding them?)

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The other R32 should be 3728. And yeah, they're the same cars as from days gone by. They just look a little different.

 

Interesting though... an R33WF and an R32 in the same work consist.

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Great Pics, u caught the same train ive been seeing for the last 2x. Caught it saturday(Yesterday) and last saturday.!

 

CI rly needs to repaint that R33 , looks bad!

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Good effort on the work train pics

 

NicE catch. You can even see where the graffiti used to be on the 33

 

Wonderful pics!

 

Great Pics, u caught the same train ive been seeing for the last 2x. Caught it saturday(Yesterday) and last saturday.!

 

Nice! R32 and R33 mix is pretty cool!!!

 

Thanks guys. I wasn't even out to get particularly nice pics, just saw it there and grabbed some shots with my cell phone...

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