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Forest Park

Richmond Hill Flagstaff map_it

  • Location: Richmond Hill entrance, Myrtle Avenue
  • Description: Flagstaff pedestal and base
  • Materials: Bronze, Westerly gray granite
  • Dimensions: Pedestal H: 10' Diameter: 4'6"; Base H: 4'2" Diameter: 15'8"
  • Foundry: Gorham Co.

Please note, the NAME field includes a primary designation as well as alternate namings often in common or popular usage. The DEDICATED field refers to the most recent dedication, most often, but not necessarily the original dedication date. If the monument did not have a formal dedication, the year listed reflects the date of installation.

For more information, please contact Art & Antiquities at (212) 360-8143

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Forest Park Weather

  • Sat
    Areas Drizzle and Areas Dense Fog then Showers Likely
  • Sun
    Mostly Sunny
  • Mon
    Partly Sunny
  • Tue
    Chance Showers

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