two route and
two destination signs
Small side signs located in the door pockets of the center doors.
Set of four
2500-2899 and 4000-4049
Large side signs located in the windows next to the center doors
End Route (numbers only)
End Destination (South Division)
End Combo with a smaller display for the destinations.
|BMT Multi Section car|
|BMT Southern end route sign from R-27 cars|
|R-27 Side Route
Sign Set Set one reading (inside or outside) click on it, the other sign will jump to the same reading.
|The actual rollsign has the inside readings upsidedown and above the outside reading.|
|R-1 BMT Division end route sign. Probably used on R1 through R-11 when on the BMT|
|Combination end sign page with the BMT route numbers and destinations|
|R-1 BMT Division end destination sign. Probably used on R1 through R-11 when on the BMT.|
|IND R-1 to 9 end route sign (including a made up, real reading)|
|IND R-10 End Destination|
|IND R-10 End route-destination combination page. The destination page has the images reduced to fit on the double page.|
|IND R-1 to 9 side north destination pre-179th readings|
|R-1 to 9 side route
including Chrystie St additions.
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|R-1 to 9 side set. I do not have an actual south destination sign from the set, so I simulated with text.|
|R-40 IND E&F side set|
|R-40/42 207th St service side set|
|In addition to the routes and destination signs, the R-type cars from the R-1 to R-40 slant fleets also lighted EXP and LOCAL lighted signs.|
IRT Lo Voltage Sign Plates
|IRT Lo V sign plates|
|IRT R-12 end - a number of surprises|
two destination and
|IRT R-17 to R-36 Mainline and perhaps Flushing|
|IRT R-26 to R-36 Color Routes|
|This sign was one of
two made for a special train operated some time in the late 1960s. I don't
remember the details. It has two clips at the top to attach to the subway car
safety chains It has been donated to the Shorline Trolley Museum.
The full size is 23" x 23".
- Joseph D. Korman - The JoeKorNer
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