Discussion relating to the past and present operations of the NYC Subway, PATH, and Staten Island Railway (SIRT).

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  by DCmetrogreen
I saw these two second system maps on wikipedia today. They are re-printed from "Twelve Historical New York City Street and Transit Maps from 1860 to 1967"

This one is from 1929:

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Image ... System.jpg

And this one's from 1939:

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Image ... System.jpg

Both are public-domain because there is no copyright.
  by Crabman1130
What was the IND second system going to be? Is there a link?
  by BigUglyCat
Crabman1130 wrote:What was the IND second system going to be? Is there a link?
May I suggest you Google "IND second system"? You will find many links.
  by Crabman1130
Thank you NW.
  by Jeff Smith
<Bump>. Someone mentioned the IND Second System in another thread: I thought I'd add some resources, and ask the question which of these lines would be feasible today? Which in hindsight should have been built? Which was not useless?

http://www.nycsubway.org/wiki/IND_Secon ... _1929_Plan" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Potential scenario for today: http://www.vanshnookenraggen.com/_index ... nd-system/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Proposed_ ... ity_Subway" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IND_Queen ... ond_System" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;