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Bay Terrace Playground

23 Ave. bet. 212 St. and Bell Blvd.


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This text is part of Parks’ Historical Signs Project and can be found posted within the park.

Bay Terrace Playground is named for the surrounding neighborhood of the same name. The earliest known inhabitants of Bay Terrace were the Matinecock Native Americans, a tribe of the Algonquin nation. The tribal name Matinecock, meaning “hilly country,” described the surrounding landscape, an area that may have been given to the tribe by the neighboring Lenapes.

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