Chrystie Street

Chrystie Street

Chrystie Street is a street on Manhattan's Lower East Side. It runs for about seven blocks, from Canal Street to East Houston Street. Chrystie Street extends northward to become Second Avenue.

The Chrystie Street Connection is a major connecting line of the New York City Subway, and is one of the few connections between lines of the (former) BMT and IND divisions.

59 Chrystie Street is the first section of the 15th track on the album Paul's Boutique by American hip hop group the Beastie Boys, released on July 25, 1989. The address in the title refers to an early residence of Beastie Boys group members.[1]

From 1847 through 1854, New York's Temple Emanu-El was located at 56 Chrystie Street.[2]


  1. ^ Spin magazine
  2. ^ Rachel Wischnitzer, Synagogue Architecture in the United States, Jewish Publication Society of America, 1955, p. 48

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Chrystie Street Connection — [v · Legend …   Wikipedia

  • 59 Chrystie Street — is the first section of the 15th track on the album Paul s Boutique by American hip hop group the Beastie Boys, released on July 25, 1989.* Produced and written by the Beastie Boys and the Dust Brothers. * Engineered by Mario Caldato and Allen… …   Wikipedia

  • BMT Nassau Street Line — Train services that use the BMT Nassau Street Line through downtown have been colored brown since 1979. Overview Type Rapid transit …   Wikipedia

  • Grand Street (IND Sixth Avenue Line) — Infobox NYCS name = Grand Street bg color = #FF6E1A line = IND Sixth Avenue Line service = Chrystie Manhattan platforms = 2 side platforms tracks = 2 passengers = 7.040 million pass year = 2006 pass percent = 14 borough = Manhattan open date =… …   Wikipedia

  • Grand Street (línea de la Sexta Avenida) — Grand Street …   Wikipedia Español

  • Delancey Street — – Essex Street …   Wikipedia

  • 60th Street Tunnel Connection — The 60th Street Tunnel Connection [New York City Transit Authority, Rapid Transit Construction Program, Map, File No. 72, Dwg. No. 699, dated June 14, 1954] [New York Times, [… …   Wikipedia

  • Chambers Street (BMT Nassau Street Line) — Infobox NYCS name = Chambers Street bg color = #874F17 line = BMT Nassau Street Line service = Nassau north platforms = 3 island platforms, 2 side platforms (1 walled up) tracks = 4 borough = Manhattan transfer station = Brooklyn Bridge–City Hall …   Wikipedia

  • Forsyth Street (Manhattan) — Forsyth Street runs from Houston Street south to East Broadway in the New York City borough of Manhattan. The street was named in 1817 for Lt. Colonel Benjamin Forsyth.Forsyth Street s southernmost portion, separated from the rest by a one block… …   Wikipedia

  • Grand Street Shuttle — The Grand Street Shuttle (black NYCS service|S) was a New York City Subway service that operated during the long Manhattan Bridge rehabilitation, while the north tracks (connecting to the IND Sixth Avenue Line via the Chrystie Street Connection)… …   Wikipedia

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.