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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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Directions to Arrochar Playground

  • Arrochar Playground

Arrochar Playground Weather

  • Mon
    Increasing Clouds
    53°F
  • Tue
    Chance Light Rain
    59°F
  • Wed
    Chance Light Rain and Areas Fog then Chance T-storms
    68°F
  • Thu
    Mostly Sunny and Breezy then Sunny
    50°F

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