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Newtown Creek, N.Y.

Newtown Creek, N.Y.

hearings before the United States House Committee on Rivers and Harbors, Sixty-Fifth Congress, third session, on Dec. 4, 1918

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Army. -- Corps of Engineers -- Appropriations and expenditures,
  • Navigation -- Law and legislation -- New York,
  • Rivers -- Law and legislation -- New York,
  • Newtown Creek (Chemung County, N.Y.) -- Navigation -- Law and legislation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination5 p
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18100565M

      Three Architecture Projects That Will Build Community and Address Inequality This Year A massive oil spill that was discovered in wreaked havoc on Newtown Creek, N.Y. (Marble. N.Y., Long Island City – The Tidewater Oil Co., 11 Broadway New York City, awarded the contract for the construction of a 2 story 30 x ft warehouse on Greenpoint Ave and Newtown Creek, to H.D. Best, Broadway, New York City. A steam heating system .

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Newtown Creek, N.Y Download PDF EPUB FB2

Newtown Creek from Greenpoint Avenue south to the former Furman Island. Mussel Island, on the Brooklyn side in the center of the creek, was dredged by Queens County about The larger Furman’s Island, seen at the bottom right, was separated from the mainland by Newtown Creek and a smaller waterway, Shanty Creek.

The Newtown Historical Society was founded to educate the public about the history of the villages that comprised Newtown Township in Queens County, NY. Newtown Township stretched from the East River to the Flushing River. Newtown Creek. Names DeBevoise, C. Manley (Photographer) Collection.

Photographic views of New York City, 's's, from the collections of the New York Public Library. Topics. Library locations Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy Shelf locator: AZ Topics New York (N.Y.).

Updated, p.m. | Newtown Creek, an estuary that straddles the line between Brooklyn and Queens, was once one of the busiest commercial waterways in the country but in more recent years has been called “the most polluted waterway in America.” It turns out that the creek, a tributary of the East River, has also been the site of several deadly episodes over the years as well.

Newtown Creek Vision Plan. Over the past year, NCA N.Y. book closely with our partners at Riverkeeper and Perkins+Will to create the Newtown Creek Vision plan, a page report chronicling priority issues and 85 proposed projects to address Remediation, Restoration, Recreation and Resilience.

The Russells, who owned Newtown Creek Towing and other concerns, were contemporaries of the Morans and the McAllisters, all vying for Newtown Creek work.

Convenient to my learning more about the water workhorse is a new book, “Tugboats and Shipyards: The Russells of New York Harbor, ” by Hilary Russell Jr. of Sheffield. The Newtown Creek Nature Walk occupies an unsavory wedge of land, stuck as it is between a sewage treatment facility and the infamous creek from which it gets its name.

Greenpoint is the northernmost neighborhood in the New York City borough of Brooklyn, in the U.S. state of New is bordered on the southwest by Williamsburg at Bushwick Inlet Park and McCarren Park; on the southeast by the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway and East Williamsburg; on the north by Newtown Creek and the neighborhood of Long Island City in Queens; and on the west by the East h: Brooklyn.

Download PDF Newtown book full free. Newtown available for download and read online in other formats. Newtown (N.Y.) Page: ; View: Newtown Creek is currently under consideration by the Environmental Protection Agency for designation as a Superfund site, but the creek, whose waterfront is for the most part inaccessible to the.

Manhattan Avenue in Greenpoint, as seen across Newtown Creek from Vernon Boulevard. The 5-story building on the right is the Greenpoint Manufacturing and Design Center, which since has been home to small manufacturing enterprises, artisans and artists.

The building was built in and is one of a number of Greenpoint structures formerly associated with the Rockefellers’. Scheduling your appointment is easier than ever.

Our online tool helps you schedule your lab tests when and where is most convenient for you. It makes it quick and easy to: Find a patient service center near you. Schedule an appointment and preregister to make check-in faster.

Elmira is built almost entirely in the flood plain of the Chemung River and has suffered many floods, the worst from Hurricane Agnes in Newtown Creek, flowing from the north, joins the Chemung River at the city's southeast corner. Interstate 86/New York State Ro The Southern Tier Expressway, connects with the city at Exit County: Chemung.

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The Newtown Creek watershed, his field of expertise, is a place where such specters are all too real. In the murky depths of the mile estuary, the past haunts the present. Page - Brooklyn, and running thence to easterly along the division line between the towns of Bushwick and Brooklyn, to the lands of Abraham A.

Remsen ; thence northerly by the same to a road or highway, at a place called Sweed's Fly, thence by the said highway to the dwelling house, late of John Vandervoort, deceased: thence in a straight line northerly, to a small ditch, or creek against.

Newtown Creek Newtown Pippin St. Saviour's Ridgewood Reservoir Maspeth History HISTORY OF QUEENS COUNTY with illustrations, Portraits & Sketches of Prominent Families and Individuals.

New York: W.W. Munsell & Co.; pp. (In James Riker Jr. published a very thorough and accurate work entitled "The Annals of Newtown.".

During this time, to be distinctive, the Brooklyn Fire Department used two-tone green on their apparatus, while F.D.N.Y. apparatus was red. Green continued to be used until consolidation of the five bouroughs in On January 1,Ladder Company became part of the Fire Department of the City of New York.

The criteria included born /died in Sandy Creek, attending Sandy Creek Central School, living or working in this area. This page book includes pictures of some veterans, a timeline from to and the military history of veterans who submitted information or we gleaned from other sources.

The cost is. Full text of "The book of the Sandy Creek High School, Sandy Creek, N. Y" See other formats. - Charleston Harbor Entrance and Approach. - Winyah Bay to Bulls Bay. - Winyah Bay. - Intracoastal Waterway Myrtle Grove Sound and Cape Fear River to Casino Creek.

- Little River lnlet to Winyah Bay Entrance. - Approaches to Cape Fear River. - Cape Fear River Cape Fear to Wilmington. Search by metadata type, or build an advanced search query with multiple filters.With approval from the Dutch government some English from New England took up lands in Maspeth at the headwaters of Newtown Creek in The following year, a war between the Native Americans.Cadastral map showing lot lines, lot dimensions, street widths, and block numbers.

Selected buildings and ships shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Selected lots hand col. in pink watercolor. Imperfect: Fold-lined, halved, torn along left edge, annotated in lead pencil: ?

Includes location map (inset). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.