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Object ID 1976.6
Object Name Car, Subway
Collection Rolling Stock
Date 1948
Description IRT R-12 subway car, Car Number 5760.
Manufacturer: American Car and Foundry Company (Berwick, Pennsylvania), 1948

Service: 1948-1985

Routes: IRT Flushing line (7), 1948-1964; other IRT lines (Numbers 1/9, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6) and Third Avenue Elevated, Bronx, 1964-1985

Operators: City of New York Board of Transportation, 1948-1953; New York City Transit Authority, 1953-1985
Manufacturer American Car and Foundry Company
Maker American Car and Foundry Company
Maker's Role Manufacturer
Place of Origin Berwick, Pennsylvania
Dimension Details 51 ft. 1/2 in. OL (over anticlimbers) x 8 ft. 10 3/16 in. OW x 11 ft. 10 3/8 in. OH
People/Corporations Board of Transportation
New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
Subjects Subways
Car Equipment
Car Number 5760
Operating Agency Board of Transportation/New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
Transportation Agency New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
Number of images 2.0