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Arrochar Playground

Sand La., Major Ave. and Mcfarland Ave.

Staten Island

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

In 1840, W.W. MacFarland built his estate on this land and named it Arrochar for the hills of his Scottish hometown. The original MacFarland Estate extended beyond Arrochar Playground to what is now the St. Joseph Hill Academy.

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Arrochar Playground Weather

  • Sun
    Mostly Sunny and Breezy
    47°F
  • Mon
    Increasing Clouds
    54°F
  • Tue
    Chance Rain
    54°F
  • Wed
    Rain Likely
    63°F

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