12. Previous Water Line at Cranberry Tube

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    New York City Transit employees are pumping water out of the Cranberry Street Tunnel, which carries the A and C trains between Brooklyn and Manhattan underneath the East River.

    Photo: MTA New York City Transit / Leonard Wiggins

    Xpeditor Driver, warlordwrites, and 22 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. dantekgeek 18 months ago | reply

      This is nuts. I'd always thought the walls of subway tunnels were black, but I guess it's just decades of dirt!

    2. mebepin 18 months ago | reply

      It's outstanding the amount of work that has to be done to get the trains working again - thanks for keeping New York going!

    3. Mikko Luntiala 18 months ago | reply

      Hard to believe it's a subway tunnel, looks more like a sewer.

    4. huntybunz 18 months ago | reply

      I can't believe the MTA missed this perfect opportunity to replace the trains with fiberglass boats, and line the walls with pirate skeletons.

      Yo ho ho ho, a commuter's life for me!!

    5. Gnarlodious 18 months ago | reply

      Wonder if that is salt water. Taste it!

    6. goldn1_99 18 months ago | reply

      It looks like the set of Phantom of the Opera.

    7. thrig [deleted] 18 months ago | reply

      Needs a gondola.

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