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East Springfield Playground

115 Rd. bet. 218 St. and 2019 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’s name is derived from its position in relation to nearby Springfield Boulevard.

Originally part of the St. Albans community, Cambria Heights had been included in a 1655 land grant from the Director General of the New Netherland colony, Peter Stuyvesant (1610-1672). Consisting largely of marshlands, forests, and farms, the area remained a relatively rural well into the 20th century. At that time the area consisted of only two roads: Central Avenue, which is now Linden Boulevard, and Springfield Boulevard.

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East Springfield Playground Weather

  • Wed
    Mostly Sunny
    81°F
  • Thu
    Scattered Showers
    82°F
  • Fri
    Chance Thunderstorms
    85°F
  • Sat
    Chance Showers
    82°F

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