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sweating brow

It’s National Welsh Rarebit Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

A humble narrator is indulging in a bit of down time this week, and single images will be greeting you from now until Labor Day on September 4th.

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Photowalk

Old K-Bridge Sails Downstream

It’s the end of the arched former version of the Kosciuszko Bridge. The 300 foot-long notable segment’s descent was slow going, at a rate of twenty feet per hour. 67 more words

Transportation

military order

It’s National Hamburger Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

One last bit of Kosciuszcko Bridge oriented coverage in today’s post, and then we’ll get back to the whole Sunset Park thing next week. 653 more words

New York City

heavy rumble

It’s National Creme Brulee Day, in these United States.

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– photo by Mitch Waxman

We’re breaking with normal Newtown Pentacle tradition today, and there will be multiple posts coming your way all day, devoted to the seismic events on Newtown Creek which saw the central truss of the Kosciuszko Bridge lowered and carted away over the last couple of days. 527 more words

New York City

Bridge On A Barge: Old Kosciuszko Bridge Dismantled, Shipped Down Newtown Creek

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Now there’s something you don’t see often: a bridge on a barge.

Workers were moving the main span of the old… 283 more words

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long tenancy 

It’s National Coffee Milkshake Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

A break from the travelogue of last week’s journey to Sunset Park, and an archive image of the Kosciuszcko Bridge is offered today. 344 more words

Photowalks

loosely knit

It’s National Piña Colada Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

Given that the final weeks of the old Kosciuszcko Bridge spanning the fabled Newtown Creek are at last upon us, one has been determined to record a few portrait shots to commemorate its long tenancy over the waterway. 703 more words

New York City