Harlem Line

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The Metro-North Railroad Harlem Line, originally chartered as the New York and Harlem Railroad, is an 82-mile (132 km) commuter rail line running north from New York City into eastern Dutchess County.wikipedia
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New York and Harlem Railroad

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The Metro-North Railroad Harlem Line, originally chartered as the New York and Harlem Railroad, is an 82-mile (132 km) commuter rail line running north from New York City into eastern Dutchess County.
The New York and Harlem Railroad (now the Metro-North Railroad's Harlem Line) was one of the first railroads in the United States, and was the world's first street railway.

Grand Central Terminal

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The lower 53 miles (86 km) from Grand Central Terminal to Southeast, in Putnam County, is electrified with a third rail and has at least two tracks.
Grand Central is the southern terminus of the Metro-North Railroad's Harlem, Hudson and New Haven Lines, serving the northern parts of the New York metropolitan area.

Southeast station

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The lower 53 miles (86 km) from Grand Central Terminal to Southeast, in Putnam County, is electrified with a third rail and has at least two tracks.
The Southeast station (formerly known as Brewster North station) on the Metro-North Railroad's Harlem Line, located in Southeast, New York.

Metro-North Railroad

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The Metro-North Railroad Harlem Line, originally chartered as the New York and Harlem Railroad, is an 82-mile (132 km) commuter rail line running north from New York City into eastern Dutchess County.
Three lines provide passenger service on the east side of the Hudson River to Grand Central Terminal in Manhattan: the Hudson, Harlem, and New Haven Lines.

Wassaic station

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Its northern terminal, Wassaic, is the northernmost station in the system.
The Wassaic station is a commuter rail stop on the Metro-North Railroad's Harlem Line, located in Wassaic, New York (part of Amenia).

Harlem–125th Street station

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After stopping at Harlem–125th Street, the Harlem Line crosses the Harlem River at 135th Street in Manhattan, entering the Bronx via the Park Avenue Bridge.
The Harlem–125th Street station is a commuter rail stop serving the Metro-North Railroad's Hudson, Harlem, and New Haven Lines.

Fordham station

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Fordham station is next, at Fordham Road (190th Street).
The Fordham station (also known as Fordham–East 190th Street station) is a commuter rail stop serving the Metro-North Railroad's Harlem and New Haven Lines, serving the Fordham neighborhood of the Bronx, New York City.

Taconic State Parkway

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It follows three major parkways closely from the Bronx northwards through Westchester: the Bronx River Parkway (and a short portion that becomes the Taconic State Parkway), the Saw Mill River Parkway and Interstate 684.
The Valhalla station on Metro-North Railroad's Harlem Line is on the west side, with the downtown area on the east.

Melrose station

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In the Bronx, the Harlem Line cuts through the neighborhoods of the southwest Bronx, with two stations: Melrose, at 162nd Street (it then runs under the Cross Bronx Expressway (I-95) and Tremont, at 177th Street.
The Melrose station (also known as Melrose–East 162nd Street station) is a commuter rail stop on the Metro-North Railroad's Harlem Line, serving the Melrose neighborhood of the Bronx, New York City.

New Haven Line

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The Woodlawn station is at 233rd Street, and it is north of here that the New Haven Line diverges to head east towards the Northeast Corridor.
There it joins the Harlem Line, where trains continue south to Grand Central Terminal in Manhattan.

Bronx River Parkway

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It follows three major parkways closely from the Bronx northwards through Westchester: the Bronx River Parkway (and a short portion that becomes the Taconic State Parkway), the Saw Mill River Parkway and Interstate 684. After the Bronxville station, the Harlem Line parallels the Bronx River Parkway all the way up to White Plains.
Halfway through the borough it begins to closely parallel the Harlem Line of Metro-North Railroad, a pairing which continues to the road's northern terminus.

Tremont station (Metro-North)

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In the Bronx, the Harlem Line cuts through the neighborhoods of the southwest Bronx, with two stations: Melrose, at 162nd Street (it then runs under the Cross Bronx Expressway (I-95) and Tremont, at 177th Street.
The Tremont station (also known as Tremont–East 177th Street station) is a commuter rail stop on the Metro-North Railroad's Harlem Line, serving the Tremont section of the Bronx, New York City.

Williams Bridge station

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The Williams Bridge station is next, at Gun Hill Road (210th Street).
The Williams Bridge station (also known as Williams Bridge–East 210th Street station) is a commuter rail stop on the Metro-North Railroad's Harlem Line, serving the Williamsbridge and Norwood sections of the Bronx, New York City.

Botanical Garden station (Metro-North)

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The Harlem Line then parallels the western edge of Fordham University until the Botanical Garden station at Bedford Park Boulevard (200th Street).
The Botanical Garden station (also known as Botanical Garden–East 200th Street station) is a commuter rail stop on the Metro-North Railroad's Harlem Line, serving the Bedford Park section of the Bronx, New York City.

Woodlawn station (Metro-North)

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The Woodlawn station is at 233rd Street, and it is north of here that the New Haven Line diverges to head east towards the Northeast Corridor.
The Woodlawn station (also known as Woodlawn–East 233rd Street station) is a commuter rail stop on the Metro-North Railroad's Harlem Line, serving the Woodlawn section of the Bronx, New York City.

Harlem River Lift Bridge

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After stopping at Harlem–125th Street, the Harlem Line crosses the Harlem River at 135th Street in Manhattan, entering the Bronx via the Park Avenue Bridge.
The Harlem River Lift Bridge is a vertical lift bridge carrying the Metro-North Railroad's Hudson Line, Harlem Line, and New Haven Line across the Harlem River between the boroughs of Manhattan and the Bronx in New York City.

White Plains station

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After the Bronxville station, the Harlem Line parallels the Bronx River Parkway all the way up to White Plains.
The White Plains station is a commuter rail stop on the Metro-North Railroad's Harlem Line, located in White Plains, New York.

Wakefield station (Metro-North)

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The Wakefield station at 241st Street concludes the Bronx portion of the Harlem Line.
The Wakefield station (also known as Wakefield–East 241st Street station) is a commuter rail stop on the Metro-North Railroad's Harlem Line, serving the Wakefield section of the Bronx, New York City.

Scarsdale station

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The Harlem Line then goes under a bridge for the parkway, and it remains to the west of the tracks until Scarsdale station.
The Scarsdale station is a commuter rail stop on the Metro-North Railroad's Harlem Line, located in Scarsdale, New York.

Brewster station

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Katonah and Brewster stations are located right next to grade crossings.
The Brewster station is a commuter rail stop on the Metro-North Railroad's Harlem Line, located in Brewster, New York.

Katonah station

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Katonah and Brewster stations are located right next to grade crossings.
The Katonah station is a commuter rail stop on the Metro-North Railroad's Harlem Line, located in the Westchester County village of Katonah, New York.

New York State Route 22

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In the last section it also begins to run close to NY 22, the long north-south two-lane state highway that parallels the eastern border of the state.
On the other side of the Interstate, accessible via NY 138, is the Goldens Bridge station on Metro-North Railroad's Harlem Line, which begins a long parallel alignment with NY 22 at this point.

Bronxville station

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After the Bronxville station, the Harlem Line parallels the Bronx River Parkway all the way up to White Plains.
The Bronxville station is a commuter rail stop on the Metro-North Railroad's Harlem Line, located in the village of Bronxville, New York.

Yonkers, New York

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The Westchester portion of the Harlem Line begins at Bronx River Road in southeastern Yonkers.
Yonkers's excellent transportation infrastructure, including three commuter railroad lines (now two: the Harlem and Hudson Lines) and five parkways and thruways, as well as its 15-minute drive from Manhattan and picturesque prewar homes and apartment buildings, made it a desirable city in which to live.

Saw Mill River

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The double-track railroad then curves to follow the Saw Mill River Valley and the eponymous parkway.
Just west of the Chappaqua train station, it turns southwest to parallel both the parkway and Metro-North Railroad's Harlem Line as both cross into the town of Mount Pleasant.