Spuyten Duyvil Creek
geographical name channel New York City N of Manhattan Island connecting Hudson & Harlem rivers

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Spuyten Duyvil Creek — is a channel connecting the Hudson River to the Harlem River Ship Canal, and on to the Harlem River in New York City, separating the island of Manhattan from the Bronx and the rest of the mainland. The neighborhood named Spuyten Duyvil lies to… …   Wikipedia

  • Spuyten Duyvil Creek — Spuy′ten Duy′vil Creek′ [[t]ˈspaɪt n ˈdaɪ vəl[/t]] n. geg a channel in New York City at the N end of Manhattan Island, connecting the Hudson and Harlem rivers …   From formal English to slang

  • Spuyten Duyvil Creek — /spuyt n duy veuhl/ a channel in New York City at the north end of Manhattan Island, connecting the Hudson and Harlem rivers. * * * …   Universalium

  • Spuyten Duyvil Creek — /spuyt n duy veuhl/ a channel in New York City at the north end of Manhattan Island, connecting the Hudson and Harlem rivers …   Useful english dictionary

  • Spuyten Duyvil, Bronx — Spuyten Duyvil (pron en|spaɪ:tən daɪ:vəɫ) is the name of a subsection of the Riverdale section of the Bronx in New York City. The area is named after Spuyten Duyvil Creek, a Dutch name with various historical spellings and meanings. Some of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Spuyten Duyvil Bridge — Infobox Bridge bridge name= Spuyten Duyvil Bridge caption= Spuyten Duyvil Swing Bridge from Inwood, Manhattan official name= also known as= carries= 1 line of the Amtrak Empire Corridor crosses= Spuyten Duyvil Creek locale= Manhattan and the… …   Wikipedia

  • Henry Hudson Bridge — Infobox Bridge bridge name= Henry Hudson Bridge caption= East side, from a boat official name= Henry Hudson Bridge also known as= carries= 7 lanes (3 upper, 4 lower) of NY 9A, (Henry Hudson Parkway) crosses= Spuyten Duyvil Creek locale= Spuyten… …   Wikipedia

  • West Side Line (NYCRR) — The West Side Line, also called the West Side Freight Line, is a railroad line on the west side of the New York City borough of Manhattan. North of Penn Station, from 34th Street, the line is used by Amtrak passenger service heading north via… …   Wikipedia

  • Bridges and tunnels in New York City — J train on the Williamsburg Bridge New York City s harbor and multiple waterways are what once made it the center of trade, but today they make it a city of bridges and tunnels. Over 2,000 of them provide uninterrupted vehicular movement… …   Wikipedia

  • Harlem River Ship Canal — The Harlem River Ship Canal is a channel connecting the Hudson River and Spuyten Duyvil Creek to the Harlem River in New York City, separating the neighborhood of Marble Hill, located on the mainland from the island of Manhattan. Marble Hill,… …   Wikipedia

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