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A look inside the nearly completely empty 8th Ave post office in NYC
October 5, 2010 8:29 AM   Subscribe

A look inside the nearly completely empty 8th Ave post office in NYC
New York's Farley Post Office building is about to be converted into Moynihan Station, an extension of Penn Station. Nearly all of the postal workers have been moved out, leaving the enormous, five-story block-encompassing building nearly totally vacant. A last chance to see...
posted by nycscout (5 comments total) 3 users marked this as a favorite
This project was posted to MetaFilter by The Whelk on October 5, 2010: Neither snow nor rain nor expanded train service

That's really fascinating, thanks. It's more of a Postal Fortress than an office.
posted by Burhanistan at 9:48 AM on October 5, 2010


Really amazing, thanks for sharing. I'm pretty excited about the new station as well.
posted by 2bucksplus at 11:42 AM on October 5, 2010


As a lover of mail, trains, and neo-classical buildings, I felt compelled to post this.
posted by The Whelk at 1:24 PM on October 5, 2010


so cool.
posted by sawdustbear at 4:32 PM on October 5, 2010


That is awesome.
posted by futureisunwritten at 2:30 PM on October 8, 2010


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