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PUTNAM DIV. (BIKE TRAIL)
FREIGHT-WESTERN CT.
FREIGHT-EAST OF HUDSON
PASSENGER
MODEL RAILROADING
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Putnam Division

South County Trailway :

Paved Section:

Railroad Avenue in Yonkers to
 Route 119 in Elmsford.
Parking Available at Hastings-
On-Hudson.

A Pleasant Ride invites you to pass:
(All stations have signs depicting
location, and history)

Elmsford
Worthington
Woodlands
Ardsley
Chauncey
Mt. Hope

Nepera Park [NO SIGN]

Unpaved Section:

Yonkers-Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx.

Remnants:

Elmsford- Station, Tony's La Stazione
Restaurant
- The rails pop up for air on the north
side of Route 119.

Mt. Hope- pillars

Dunwoodie- bridge over Yonkers
Avenue w/ NYC markings.
- bridge over the Cross County
Parkway.

Van Cortlandt- pillars, and two
bridges over Van Cortlandt Lake.
 
Telephone poles, and ties still line
the ROW in many locations,
especially in Tibbits Brook Park, in
Yonkers, which is unpaved.
South of Van Cortlandt Park, tell
tales remain.
 
The remaining portion of the trackage
 is used by Metro North MOW cars,
and garbage cars, at BN yard.

Getty Square Branch:

Ran from the junction with the main 
in Van Cortlandt Park, in the Bronx 
to Getty Square, Yonkers.
In Van Cortlandt Park, bridge abutments
remain.

CARYL- A Yonkers Parking Lot, and trail
 head north in this area.
LOWEREE-A wall near Van Cortlandt Park
Avenue, and Lawrence
street hints of it's railroad past.
PARK HILL
GETTY SQUARE

Nepperhan Branch

Ran from the main near Grey Oaks, south to
the factories of Nepperhan Avenue.

Remnants once remained at Lake Avenue, b/4
the signs were removed, and the tracks paved over.