Maspeth in the 1940s - NewtownHistorical
The Maspeth Trolley Barn was located at Borden Avenue and Brown Place.
Part of it sat in the path of the Long Island Expressway. Frontera Park was eventually built on the rest of its footprint.  Pictured are the men who  worked in the trolley barn during the 1930s - men who were lucky to have had work during the Great Depression.

The Maspeth Trolley Barn was located at Borden Avenue and Brown Place.
Part of it sat in the path of the Long Island Expressway. Frontera Park was eventually built on the rest of its footprint. Pictured are the men who worked in the trolley barn during the 1930s - men who were lucky to have had work during the Great Depression.

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