Top 10 Greatest Subway Stations in NYC — #7
168th Street (1 Train)
The entire look and vibe of the platform for the #1 train at 168th Street, up in the Heights of Manhattan, comes straight out of a 1940’s film noir. The stunning – if appropriately dingy – bridge that crosses over the tracks, complete with globular lampposts, completes the effect. One more than half expects Bogart to walk up the steps in a trench coat, waiting to pass important documents to Peter Lorre in the middle of that bridge. But no Hollywood set ever had it so good as the real thing.
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