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Cambria Playground

Francis Lewis Blvd., 121 Ave. bet. 219 St. and 222 St.

Queens

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

This playground, located next to the Montefiore and Old Springfield Cemeteries, was acquired as a city park in 1951 and developed as a recreation facility for different age groups. It featured a baseball diamond, softball diamond, and basketball courts in the northern and central portions of the park. The playground in the southern part of the park included a sandpit, shuffle board, and wading pool, and separate pieces such as swings, slides, and seesaws lining the edges of the park. In 1980 a jungle gym was installed as the playground's centerpiece.

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Directions to Cambria Playground

  • Cambria Playground (Frederick Cabbell Park)
  • Cambria Playground (Frederick Cabbell Park)
  • Cambria Playground (Frederick Cabbell Park)

Cambria Playground Weather

  • Sun
    Heavy Rain
    86°F
  • Wed
    Heavy Rain
    85°F
  • Tue
    Slight Chc Thunderstorms
    88°F
  • Wed
    Mostly Sunny
    88°F

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