LIRR Trackside Business Photos

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Monzet's Hotel built c. 1890s view NE 3/1980 
Photo/Collection: Steven Lynch

LIRR RS3 #1554 "Scoot" at Islip westbound 1969 passing Monzet's Hotel
  Photo: Jules P. Krzenski Archive: Dave Keller
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Taxi Stand abandoned at Whitestone station looking NE at 15th Ave. - 03/05/32 shortly after branch abandonment.   (Percy Loomis Sperr photo/Dave Keller archive)
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Mineola Hotel 1880's across from Mineola Station view NE
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Whistle Stop Market Little Neck Pkwy, Little Neck  05/96 View NW
Photo:  CAPT. William Gilligan US Navy, Retired
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 Little Neck Station crossing at west end Photo: Bob Anderson
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ToTommy's Taxi Bay Shore 08/01/08 
Photo: Mike McDermet
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"Papa John's"  and Electronic Store, once was Bay Shore Hotel
c. 2008 Photo: Mike McDermet
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"Bellport Quick Stop" east side of Station Rd in Bellport 02/16/08 Photo: Mike McDermet

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Earle's Auto Transmission Broadway Bethpage Sept 87
Photo:  CAPT. William Gilligan US Navy

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"Declans Quinns", prior "The Big East", previously  "Grand Central Station" Bay Shore c. 2008 Photo: Mike McDermet

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Fisher’s Hotel trackside at Central Islip for ages until it burned in the 1970s
Archive: Dave Keller

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"Farmingdale Feed Co.". c.1940
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Side Car Cafe , Farmingdale,  Main St.,  Sept 92 View  N
Photo:  CAPT. William Gilligan US Navy
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"Station Deli" Hicksville Station, just south on Jerusalem Ave east side 01/23/08  Photo: Ernie Murphy

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"Dunkin Donuts" that replaced the commuter tavern at Hicksville Station, just south on Jerusalem Ave west side 02/03/08  Photo: Ernie Murphy

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Multi tenant office building, Hicksville Station, one block further south on Jerusalem Ave west side 

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"Station Laundromat" Hicksville (with Divide in the background)  02/03/08 Photo: Ernie Murphy
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Maison Posh II, Locust Valley 09/87 View N
Photo:  CAPT. William Gilligan US Navy
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Givenchy Shop and Willy's Garage view east at Locust Valley , NY   
08/70 J. P. Sommer photo, Dave Keller archive
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DD1 #339 pulling train #19, the “Sunrise Special” westbound past Knickerbocker Laundry trackside,  Sunnyside, L I. City , NY 08/1937 George E. Votava photo, Dave Keller archive
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"The Maples" 09/05/06 Manorville
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 Gannon’s Station Cafe, Massapequa Park 1966 Archive: Dave Keller
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The Broken Down Valise Mattituck 08-02-08 
Photo: Mike McDermet
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The Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company market trackside at Medford until moved in 1940  for the grade elimination View W, Patchogue-Port Jefferson Road a.k.a. Rt. 112 cross street Info/Archive: Dave Keller
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Northeast Window Co. Merrick,  
Feb 08 View NE
Photo:  CAPT. William Gilligan US Navy
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Northeast Metal Products trackside at  
station 1966 
Photo/Archive: Dave Keller
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Feldman Wood Products Mineola 05/96 NW Herrick's Rd Elimination
Photo:  CAPT. William Gilligan US Navy
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Covert Electric Motor Compressor Co.  Covert Ave, New Hyde Park Feb 08 View NW: gates stuck LIRR_Police Dep't on scene Photo:  CAPT. William Gilligan US Navy, Retired
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 Quartin Artistic Paper Boxes water tower, Ozone Park 1930 
Archive: Art Huneke
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 "Gas staion/store" Sayville Railroad Ave view SW 01-24-08 Photo: Mike McDermet
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Flatbush Pub, Railroad Ave. Sayville
02/15/08 Photo: Mike McDermet
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Strip store view SE Railroad Ave. Sayville
02/15/08 Photo: Mike McDermet
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Swezey Coal and Feed and St. Paul ’s Episcopal Church  trackside at Rider Ave Patchogue  05/1943 Archive: Dave Keller
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Fine Furs and Holzer’s Delicatessen trackside at PD, Patchogue  05/1943
Archive: Dave Keller
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W. A. Case &  Sons, Plumbing & Heating, trackside at Bay Ave – Patchogue  05/1943 
Archive: Dave Keller
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Grossman’s Lumber Company trackside at Patchogue 1968 Archive: Dave Keller
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"Super Market" at  SW corner Ocean Ave at PD Tower c. 04/2006
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IMA Inc. Ocean Ave Patchogue 
09/87 View NE
Photo:  CAPT. William Gilligan US Navy, Retired
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"Track Side Cafe" 07/18/08  
LIRR ex-Speonk Station closed 1958  
Photo: Al Castelli
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"Track Side Cafe" 07/06/13  
Photo: Dave Morrison
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"White Castle"  Lynbrook 9/28/1963 (Smith-Keller)
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Choo Choo Auto Repair, Islip 2/02/2008 Photo: Steven Lynch 
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Choo Choo Auto Repair Sign, Islip 2/02/2008 Photo: Steven Lynch