Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Engine 55



Engine 55, originally uploaded by Goggla.
I've taken many photos of this fire station on E Broome because it's so eye-catching and beautiful. However, I'm never satisfied and I think I know why....no matter at what angle I stand, how far away, or time of day or night, there is no escaping that godawful air-conditioner. It is the big ugly fly on this otherwise appetizing cherry pie of a building.

2 comments:

  1. East Broome like by the bridge? It looks REALLY pretty now. But then it was just another dirty firehouse and I loved it. The Avenue A bus's last stop was there and I'd walk down Broome to home. I always wanted to live in it. still do...

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  2. This is west of Bowery, near Elizabeth. It's in that area that feels flat and dusty...this is definitely the most lively structure on that stretch.

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