Maspeth, Queens

Water Tunnel No. 3, Stage 2, 670 feet below the surface in a shaft of the 1913 Queens Tunnel. Finishing slab pouring, scraping track for the boring machine. Marking "tights" (tight spots for further drilling and blasting).

 
 




 
 

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