Avenue B (Manhattan)

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Coordinates: 40°43′31.33″N 73°58′51.58″W / 40.7253694°N 73.9809944°W / 40.7253694; -73.9809944

For the Iggy Pop album, see Avenue B (album).
Avenue B
45-51 Avenue B.jpg
45-51 Avenue B between 3rd and 4th Streets
From East Houston Street
To East 14th Street
East Avenue C
West Avenue A
The landmarked Charlie Parker Residence

Avenue B is a north-south avenue located in the Alphabet City area of the East Village neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City, east of Avenue A and west of Avenue C. It runs from Houston Street to 14th Street, where it continues into a loop road in Stuyvesant Town, to be connected with Avenue A. Below Houston Street, Avenue B continues as Clinton Street to South Street. It is the eastern border of Tompkins Square Park.

Landmarks[edit]

Transportation[edit]

Currently, there is no bus that travels on Avenue B. The M9 bus formerly used this street from East Houston Street to 14th Street. The M9 now travels on Avenue C from Houston to 23rd Streets.

In popular culture[edit]

References[edit]

Notes

  1. ^ New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission; Postal, Matthew A. (ed. and text); Dolkart, Andrew S. (text). (2009) Guide to New York City Landmarks (4th ed.) New York:John Wiley and Sons. ISBN 978-0-470-28963-1, p.69
  2. ^ "The Sheik of Avenue B" on the Library of Congress National Jukebox

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