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  Topic: The New York "bit players" we tend to ignore......
traildriver

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PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Wed Oct 17, 2018 11:46 pm   Subject: The New York "bit players" we tend to ignore......


http://bus.nycsubway.org/perl/show?1142

(courtesy: bus.nycsubway.org)
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W.B:

Any clues as to what company operated the coach seen behind the van, facing the camera?


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  Topic: The New York "bit players" we tend to ignore......
traildriver

Replies: 35
Views: 353

PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Mon Oct 15, 2018 11:15 am   Subject: The New York "bit players" we tend to ignore......
NYO--
Fascinating article...thanks for posting it!

I did notice one error in this paragraph:
"The City of New York began strictly regulating taxis in 1929 and starting that year, one of the ...
  Topic: "Hooray For Hollywood!"
traildriver

Replies: 38
Views: 291

PostForum: General Bus Forum - All Bus Topics   Posted: Sun Oct 14, 2018 9:54 pm   Subject: "Hooray For Hollywood!"
Good sampling...

Transit 'over' the median....New York style... Very Happy

https://www.google.com/search?q=airtrain+photo+over+van+wyck+expressway&rlz=1C1CHZL_enUS739US739&tbm=isch&source=i ...
  Topic: "Hooray For Hollywood!"
traildriver

Replies: 38
Views: 291

PostForum: General Bus Forum - All Bus Topics   Posted: Sun Oct 14, 2018 1:20 pm   Subject: "Hooray For Hollywood!"
Thanks...I wonder when PE built their first freeway line?
I remember when Greyhound moved into one of its first 'intermodal' stations here...
https://www.google.com/search?q=95th+and+dan+ryan+greyho ...
  Topic: NYTM Bus Festival 2018 at Brooklyn Bridge Park
traildriver

Replies: 2
Views: 49

PostForum: Photographs, Bus Logs and Route Suggestion Ideas   Posted: Sat Oct 13, 2018 11:59 pm   Subject: NYTM Bus Festival 2018 at Brooklyn Bridge Park
Great shots!! Thanks so much for posting!
Didn't see a 'Queen Mary'...was it there, too?
  Topic: "Hooray For Hollywood!"
traildriver

Replies: 38
Views: 291

PostForum: General Bus Forum - All Bus Topics   Posted: Sat Oct 13, 2018 11:50 pm   Subject: "Hooray For Hollywood!"
Contrary to Doom's "Cloverleaf Industries" hype, the freeways AND the "Red Car" could co-exist side by side (just think of how the freeways are beyond gridlocked today, and how suc ...
  Topic: "Hooray For Hollywood!"
traildriver

Replies: 38
Views: 291

PostForum: General Bus Forum - All Bus Topics   Posted: Sat Oct 13, 2018 6:45 am   Subject: "Hooray For Hollywood!"
What a treat, thanks, NYO !!

Only thing missing is "Roger and Jessica"....you know...as in "Rabbit"... Laughing



The "portholes" on those "Blimps" can't ...
  Topic: Greyhound Canada Route Abandonments
traildriver

Replies: 1
Views: 311

PostForum: Hot Topics & Current Events   Posted: Thu Oct 11, 2018 6:38 pm   Subject: Greyhound Canada Route Abandonments
Greyhound Canada's final days in western Canada are now getting close...
last chance to photograph and/or ride them, west of Ontario...
  Topic: Club Transport, Surface Transit, TARS, etc.......
traildriver

Replies: 79
Views: 723

PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Wed Oct 10, 2018 1:46 pm   Subject: Club Transport, Surface Transit, TARS, etc.......
I sure hope that beast had some sort of power steering... Shocked
  Topic: Club Transport, Surface Transit, TARS, etc.......
traildriver

Replies: 79
Views: 723

PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Wed Oct 10, 2018 10:37 am   Subject: Club Transport, Surface Transit, TARS, etc.......
The topic is Club Transportation, I realize, but we have drifted into Greyhound's service through Yonkers.
The link below is to a discussion of Jacobson Pharmacies in Yonkers. The 7th image is an ad ...
  Topic: Club Transport, Surface Transit, TARS, etc.......
traildriver

Replies: 79
Views: 723

PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Tue Oct 09, 2018 10:54 pm   Subject: Club Transport, Surface Transit, TARS, etc.......
Regarding that Greyhound Supercoach...I don't know the details of the old routes, but I do know that Greyhound did operate routes thru Yonkers up towards the Berkshires, and other New England points, ...
  Topic: Club Transport, Surface Transit, TARS, etc.......
traildriver

Replies: 79
Views: 723

PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Tue Oct 09, 2018 10:40 pm   Subject: Club Transport, Surface Transit, TARS, etc.......
When I lived in Boulder, Public Service Co. (of Colorado!, not NJ Very Happy ), ran these 30 footers on the Boulder City routes. Later, the RTD took them over...
  Topic: Club Transport, Surface Transit, TARS, etc.......
traildriver

Replies: 79
Views: 723

PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Tue Oct 09, 2018 10:33 pm   Subject: Club Transport, Surface Transit, TARS, etc.......
Regarding that Greyhound Supercoach...I don't know the details of the old routes, but I do know that Greyhound did operate routes thru Yonkers up towards the Berkshires, and other New England points, ...
  Topic: Club Transport, Surface Transit, TARS, etc.......
traildriver

Replies: 79
Views: 723

PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Tue Oct 09, 2018 8:20 pm   Subject: Club Transport, Surface Transit, TARS, etc.......
I am not at all familiar with that 'side' of town, but came up with this, which seems to show some of those routes modern version's....

traildriver:

I think we are missing something here? Rolling Eyes ...
  Topic: Kudo's to NEW YORK OMNIBUS 2629!
traildriver

Replies: 0
Views: 26

PostForum: Member Feedback & Help   Posted: Tue Oct 09, 2018 12:18 am   Subject: Kudo's to NEW YORK OMNIBUS 2629!
I just wanted to comment that I think 'NYO' is doing a great job of keeping this otherwise quiet forum going, with his many posting's of great photo links, and quick response to the posts of other's.. ...
 
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