High Line Park, New York City

Photos by William Rogers

 

high line park tressel

This trestle once supported an elevated freight-train line on westside of Manhattan near Tenth Avenue

 

hiline

Southern most point of the trestle in West Village

 

high line sign

Now the trestle supports an elevated park

 

high line tracks

Trees now grow where freight trains used to run

 

narrow parkstairs to high line park

Understandably, much of the elevated park is long and narrow

 

high  line view

One view from High Line Park

 

high line track and weeds

A bit of track where freight trains used to run

 

skating rink

High Line Park runs past skating rink and unusual building (support is 5 degrees off plumb)

 

Lackawanna view

View of New Jersey from High Line Park

 

high line new construction

Somethting's being added to High Line Park

 

High Line oddity

Yes this is just several feet from High Line Park

 

some more oddities

... This too

 

new construction hiline

As seen from High Line trestle

 

High Line clock

The park's clock :)

 

another view of odd building

A different view of something we've seen before

 

High Line oddity

Yes it's in the park

 

next door to park

Several feet to the side of High Line Park

 

14th street

Picture taken from High Line Park (14th Street)

 

23 street

Ditto (23rd Street)

 

apartment building

Also next to park

 

pizza

This and the following views can be seen from elevated High Line Park

 

new construcition

Construction goes on abutting High Line Park

 

park

 

Funny image

 

gold

 

truck bays

Truck loading bays without the trucks today

 

truck bays sign

Fancy truck loading zone

 

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unfinished building

Unfinished building at High Line Park

 

apartment nextdoor

Living nextdoor to the park?

 

flag building

 

restaurant

The trestle is High Line Park

 

north side

North end turns toward Hudson River

 

west side yards

West Side Yards of Long Island Railroad abut High Line walkway

 

west side yarfs

 

subway escalators

Time for photographer to take subway back home (53rd Street Lexington Avenue escalators looking up from platform)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nov 22 2017