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New York Railways Company

Index New York Railways Company

The New York Railways Company operated street railways in Manhattan, New York City, United States between 1911 and 1925. [1]

52 relations: Bankruptcy, Bleecker Street Line, Bowery, Bus, Cable Building (New York City), Carmen Ortiz, Fifth and Madison Avenues Line, Forty-second Street and Grand Street Ferry Railroad, Holding company, Horsecar, Houston, West Street and Pavonia Ferry Railroad, Interborough Rapid Transit Company, John Francis Hylan, Lenox Avenue Line (surface), List of bus routes in Manhattan, M10 and M20 buses, M11 (New York City bus), M14 (New York City bus), M23 (New York City bus), M5 and M55 buses, M7 (New York City bus), M8 (New York City bus), M86 (New York City bus), M9 (New York City bus), Manhattan, Market capitalization, Metropolitan Crosstown Line, New Jersey, New York and Harlem Railroad, New York City, New York City Interborough Railway, New York Railways Corporation, Panic of 1907, Peter Arrell Browne Widener, Philadelphia, Railway electrification system, Receivership, Second Avenue Railroad, Seventh Avenue Line (Manhattan surface), Sixth Avenue Line (Manhattan surface), The Bronx, The New York Times, Third Avenue Railway, Tram, United States, United States Census Bureau, Upper Manhattan, Watered stock, Westchester County, New York, William Lukens Elkins, ..., Williamsburg Bridge, 17th and 18th Streets Crosstown Line. Expand index (2 more) »

Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy is a legal status of a person or other entity that cannot repay debts to creditors.

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Bleecker Street Line

The Bleecker Street Line was a public transit line in Manhattan, New York City, United States, running mostly along Bleecker Street, Crosby Street, and Lafayette Street from the West 14th Street Ferry in Chelsea to the Fulton Ferry in the Financial District.

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Bowery

The Bowery is a street and neighborhood in the southern portion of the New York City borough of Manhattan.

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Bus

A bus (archaically also omnibus, multibus, motorbus, autobus) is a road vehicle designed to carry many passengers.

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Cable Building (New York City)

The Cable Building is located at 611 Broadway at the northwest corner with Houston Street in NoHo and Greenwich Village, in Manhattan, New York City.

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Carmen Ortiz

Carmen Milagros Ortiz (born January 5, 1956) is an attorney, college instructor, and former United States Attorney for the District of Massachusetts.

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Fifth and Madison Avenues Line

The M1, M2, M3, and M4 are four local bus routes that operate the Fifth and Madison Avenues Lines – along one-way pair of Madison and Fifth Avenues in the Manhattan borough of New York City.

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Forty-second Street and Grand Street Ferry Railroad

The Forty-second Street and Grand Street Ferry Railroad was a horse-drawn streetcar line in Manhattan, New York City, United States.

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Holding company

A holding company is a company that owns other companies' outstanding stock.

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Horsecar

A horsecar, or horse-drawn tram, is an animal-powered (usually horse) tram or streetcar.

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Houston, West Street and Pavonia Ferry Railroad

The Houston, West Street and Pavonia Ferry Railroad was a street railway company in the U.S. state of New York.

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Interborough Rapid Transit Company

The Interborough Rapid Transit Company (IRT) was the private operator of the original underground New York City Subway line that opened in 1904, as well as earlier elevated railways and additional rapid transit lines in New York City. The IRT was purchased by the city in June 1940. The former IRT lines (the numbered routes in the current subway system) are now the A Division or IRT Division of the Subway.

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John Francis Hylan

John Francis Hylan (April 20, 1868January 12, 1936), was the 96th Mayor of New York City (the seventh since the consolidation of the five boroughs), from 1918 to 1925.

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Lenox Avenue Line (surface)

The Lenox Avenue Line is a surface transit line on Lenox Avenue in Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, United States.

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List of bus routes in Manhattan

Several companies, most prominently the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), operate a number of bus routes in Manhattan, New York, United States.

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M10 and M20 buses

The Eighth Avenue Line is a public transit line in Manhattan, New York City, United States, running mostly along Eighth Avenue from Lower Manhattan to Harlem.

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M11 (New York City bus)

The Ninth and Tenth Avenues Line or Ninth Avenue Line is a surface transit line in the New York City borough of Manhattan, running mostly along Ninth Avenue and Amsterdam Avenue from Lower Manhattan to Manhattanville.

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M14 (New York City bus)

The 14th Street Crosstown Line is a public transit line in Manhattan, New York City, United States, running primarily along 14th Street from Chelsea or the West Village to the Lower East Side.

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M23 (New York City bus)

The 23rd Street Crosstown is a surface transit line on 23rd Street in Manhattan, New York City, United States.

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M5 and M55 buses

The M5 and M55 constitute a public transit corridor in Manhattan, New York City, United States, running along the Fifth / Sixth Avenues / Riverside Drive Line as well as the southern portion of the Broadway Line after the discontinuation of the M6.

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M7 (New York City bus)

The Columbus Avenue Line is a public transit line in Manhattan, New York City, United States, running mostly along Columbus Avenue, 116th Street, and Lenox Avenue from Lower Manhattan to Harlem.

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M8 (New York City bus)

The Eighth and Ninth Streets Crosstown is a public transit line in Manhattan, New York City, United States, running mostly along Eighth Street, Ninth Street, Tenth Street, and Christopher Street through the West Village, Greenwich Village, and East Village.

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M86 (New York City bus)

The 86th Street Crosstown Line is a bus line in Manhattan, New York City, United States, running mostly along 86th Street on the Upper West and Upper East Sides of Manhattan.

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M9 (New York City bus)

The M9 is a local bus routes that operates along the Avenue C Line (also known as the Houston Street Line), in Manhattan, New York City, United States.

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Manhattan

Manhattan is the most densely populated borough of New York City, its economic and administrative center, and its historical birthplace.

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Market capitalization

Market capitalization (market cap) is the market value of a publicly traded company's outstanding shares.

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Metropolitan Crosstown Line

The Metropolitan Crosstown Line was a surface public transit line in Manhattan, New York City, United States, connecting the 14th Street Ferry and Desbrosses Street Ferry on the Hudson River with the Grand Street Ferry on the East River.

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New Jersey

New Jersey is a state in the Mid-Atlantic region of the Northeastern United States.

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New York and Harlem Railroad

The New York and Harlem Railroad (now the Metro-North Railroad's Harlem Line) was one of the first railroads in the United States, and was the world's first street railway.

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New York City

The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.

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New York City Interborough Railway

New York City Interborough Railway was a streetcar transit system chartered in 1902 to construct feeder lines to serve Interborough Rapid Transit's subway and elevated stations in The Bronx.

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New York Railways Corporation

The New York Railways Corporation was a railway company that operated street railways in Manhattan, New York City, United States between 1925 and 1936.

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Panic of 1907

The Panic of 1907 – also known as the 1907 Bankers' Panic or Knickerbocker Crisis – was a United States financial crisis that took place over a three-week period starting in mid-October, when the New York Stock Exchange fell almost 50% from its peak the previous year.

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Peter Arrell Browne Widener

Peter Arrell Browne Widener (November 13, 1834 – November 6, 1915) was an American art collector, businessman, and head of the Widener family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia is the largest city in the U.S. state and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the sixth-most populous U.S. city, with a 2017 census-estimated population of 1,580,863.

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Railway electrification system

A railway electrification system supplies electric power to railway trains and trams without an on-board prime mover or local fuel supply.

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Receivership

In law, receivership is a situation in which an institution or enterprise is held by a receiver—a person "placed in the custodial responsibility for the property of others, including tangible and intangible assets and rights"—especially in cases where a company cannot meet financial obligations or enters bankruptcy.

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Second Avenue Railroad

The Second Avenue Railroad was a street railway company in Manhattan, New York City, United States.

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Seventh Avenue Line (Manhattan surface)

The Seventh Avenue Line is a surface public transit line in Manhattan, New York City, United States, connecting Lower Manhattan with Central Park along Seventh Avenue.

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Sixth Avenue Line (Manhattan surface)

The Sixth Avenue Line was a public transit line in Manhattan, New York City, running mostly along Sixth Avenue from Lower Manhattan to Central Park.

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The Bronx

The Bronx is the northernmost of the five boroughs of New York City, in the U.S. state of New York.

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The New York Times

The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.

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Third Avenue Railway

The Third Avenue Railway System (TARS), founded 1852, was a streetcar system serving the New York City boroughs of Manhattan and the Bronx along with lower Westchester County.

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Tram

A tram (also tramcar; and in North America streetcar, trolley or trolley car) is a rail vehicle which runs on tramway tracks along public urban streets, and also sometimes on a segregated right of way.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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United States Census Bureau

The United States Census Bureau (USCB; officially the Bureau of the Census, as defined in Title) is a principal agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System, responsible for producing data about the American people and economy.

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Upper Manhattan

Upper Manhattan denotes the most northern region of the New York City Borough of Manhattan.

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Watered stock

Watered stock is an asset with an artificially-inflated value.

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Westchester County, New York

Westchester County is a county in the U.S. state of New York.

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William Lukens Elkins

William Lukens Elkins (May 2, 1832 – November 7, 1903) was an American businessman, inventor, and art collector.

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Williamsburg Bridge

The Williamsburg Bridge is a suspension bridge in New York City across the East River connecting the Lower East Side of Manhattan at Delancey Street with the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn at Broadway near the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (Interstate 278).

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17th and 18th Streets Crosstown Line

The 17th and 18th Streets Crosstown Line was a public transit line in Manhattan, New York City, United States, running mostly along 14th Street, 17th Street, and 18th Street from the West 14th Street Ferry in Chelsea and Christopher Street Ferry in the West Village to the East 23rd Street Ferry at Peter Cooper Village.

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Interurban Street Railway, Metropolitan Street Railway, Metropolitan Street Railway (New York), Metropolitan Traction Company, NY Railways, New York City Railway, New York City Railway Company, New York Railways.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_York_Railways_Company

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