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Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

Central RR of New Jersey Terminal at Liberty State Park

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

An old CNJ baggage car on display outside the terminal

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

Views of the Manhattan skyline

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The terminal concourse with the train show

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The CNJ Wall Street left from Track 3

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The Reading RR also used the CNJ Terminal

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

Ah, if only I could take the train from track 10, CNJ's most famous train!

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

At Mile Post 0 of the CNJ, a memorial to the CNJ workers

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The interior of the restored terminal building

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

A view of the great hall on Ellis Island

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The harbor is a busy place with boats darting about

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

Great views of the NYC skyline

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

This one is bittersweet; the last time I was at Liberty State Park, there were two towers standing in this view.  I didn't have a camera then but told myself that there would always be another day in which to take that photo.  So sadly, now that I was there to take the photo, the towers are gone.

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

That's the Empire State Building dead center

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The restored terminal building

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

That's the ferry to Elllis Island and the Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The Goldman Sachs tower stands at Exchange Place in Jersey City, next to Harsimus Cove.  This enormous building sits on land formerly occupied by the Pennsylvania Railroad

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

Ellis Island

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

On the right, you can see the bridge from Jersey City to Ellis Island

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

Off in the distance is the Verrazano Narrows Bridge between Brooklyn and Staten Island

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The Great Hall on Ellis Island with the Statue of Liberty in the background, shot from Liberty State Park

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

A better view of the Verrazano

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

Ellis Island

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The restored terminal building with the Goldman Sachs tower in the background

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

To the left you can see part of the massive train shed

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The Empire State Building and the skyline

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

On Board the Ferry to Ellis Island and Liberty (Bedloe's) Island

Aboard the ferry with a great view of the terminal

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The lower Manhattan skyline; the Battery (southern tip of Manhattan) is to the right

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

To the right of the Battery is the East River; you can just see one tower of the Brooklyn Bridge

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The Verrazano Narrows bridge; Brooklyn is on the left, Staten Island on the right

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The Statue of Liberty from the ferry

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

Ellis Island

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The ferry from NYC to Ellis Island

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

Approaching Liberty Island (formerly Bedloe's Island)

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

I call this the postcard view 

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

Liberty (Bedloe's) Island

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

Bob's daughters with the NYC skyline in the background

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The Battery to the left, the East River, and the Brooklyn Bridge

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

There were lots of seagulls around

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The view looking from Liberty Island toward Ellis Island and Jersey City

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

This gull was happy to sit still to have his photo taken

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The Brooklyn Bridge.  The tower to the right is the Manhattan Bridge with the Williamsburg bridge in the background

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The Empire State Building and the Manhattan skyline

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

This is the skyline of downtown Brooklyn

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The Williamsburg Savings Bank building in downtown Brooklyn, the tallest building in the borough

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The Queen Mary 2, docked in Brooklyn!

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

Views of the Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

If you don't speak Roman numerals, it says July 4 1776

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The pedestal is the height of a ten story building

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The Verrazano Narrows Bridge between Brooklyn and Staten Island

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty

The Brooklyn Bridge, behind that (taller spire to the right) the Manhattan Bridge, with the Williamsburg Bridge in the background (all three spanning the East River between Brooklyn and Manhattan)

2007 Liberty State Park/Statue of Liberty


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