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LONG   ISLAND   MOTOR   PARKWAY

THE   VANDERBILT   CUP   RACE

and     THE   LONG   ISLAND   RAIL   ROAD

PART     ONE



FROM   LONG   ISLAND   FORUM   JUNE   1962  -  WITH   THANKS
"You may use the Forum article as long as it is properly credited.   Richard F. Welch Editor,   LI Forum"  





THREE   PORTIONS   OF   CIRCA   1916   LONG   ISLAND   RAIL   ROAD   PLAN   SHOWING:

(1)   EASTERN   TERMINUS   AT   LAKE   RONKONKOMA


(2)   WESTERN   END


(3) IN   RELATION   TO   THE   CENTRAL   EXTENSION   AND   BETHPAGE   BRANCH.


1927 SOCONY ROAD MAP - Route 25A is now 25.




1937   MAP




L.I.R.R. MAP REVISED IN 1926 SHOWS L.I.M.P. CONNECTION
CROSSING CENTRAL EXTENSION AT WEST END OF MITCHEL FIELD.
PARALLEL STREET SOUTH OF L.I.R.R. IS COMMERCIAL AVENUE.
"PROPOSED ROAD" AT LEFT IS OAK STREET.


PROBABLY MOTOR PARKWAY CONNECTION, 1973 LOOKING WEST


AND LOOKING EAST


 



1905 VANDERBILT CUP RACE