Eltingville Railway Station – Staten Island NY


The Eltingville station of the Staten Island Railway was redeveloped during the late 1930s, as one link in a large grade crossing removal project sponsored by the Public Works Administration (PWA). Work included construction of a new station house on Richmond Avenue, which is still in use and bears a 1939 PWA dedication plaque.

Source notes

The New York Times: "$3,000,000 PWA JOB STARTS HERE TODAY: Work of Eliminating 15 Grade Crossings on Staten Island to Take 18 Months," July 13, 1938.


Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on March 8, 2018.

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Richmond Ave.
Staten Island, NY

Coordinates: 40.544464, -74.164873

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