LONDON III: BUCKINGHAM PALACE, TOWER OF LONDON…

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Hello my lovely readers ๐Ÿ™‚ Howโ€™s everything going?

Today Iโ€™ll continue to share with you my trip to London. This time Iโ€™ll show you Saint Paul Cathedral, Buckingham Palace, the tower of London, tower bridgeโ€ฆ

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The Second Phase Of Reconstruction Is Progressing

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Beacon Historical Society collection

On a sunny day in November 1915 the CNE tracks to the station are being built. At lower left you can see the extension of the CNE tracks from the old yard area.

At far left there is activity in the old NY&NE yard now occupied by the CNE. There was no more car ferry service but there was a dock for river boats and barges.

Read all about the new station at Fishkill Landing
https://penneyandkc.wordpress.com/the-second-phase-of-the-nyc-rebuilding-at-fishkill-landing/

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Fishkill Landing Over The Years

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This is an enlarged section a of what was Fishkill Landing. The NYC main line runs north and south through the center. NY&NE and later CNE and NH tracks run on trestles and fill between the shore and the NYC main line at lower left. Just below the center there is a road bridge over the NYC tracks. This bridge shows in many of the following photos and was rebuilt during the reconstruction in 1913 to 1915. North of the road bridge you can see a set of yard tracks to the right of the NYC main. During rebuilding of this area those tracks served as a bypass for the NYC main line. The label โ€œPenn Central RRโ€ dates this map to about 1970.

Find out more on railroad activity in the Fishkill Landing Area

https://penneyandkc.wordpress.com/fishkill-landing/

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