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Pelham Bay Park

Liam O'Brien Memorial map_it

  • Location: Split Rock Golf Course, twelfth hole
  • Description: Plaque set in base within frame
  • Materials: Plaque--black mineral; base--concrete; frame--wood
  • Dimensions: plaque l 10½" x w 7½"; base l 1'3 5/8" x w 1'2½" ; frame l 1'4 3/8" x w 1'3¼"
  • Cast: ca. 1992
  • Dedicated: March 16, 1992
  • Inscription: IN LOVING MEMORY / LIAM O'BRIEN / 3 - 16 - 92 / DEDICATED BY YOUR LONG LIFE COMPANION / MARIE McQUAID / WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN

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

Directions to Pelham Bay Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

Nature CentersOrchard Beach Nature Center

The Orchard Beach Nature Center is currently closed for repairs.
Anticipated Completion: 09/01/2017

PlaygroundsSweetgum Playground

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacture is currently working on an improved design and redesigned slides will be installed as soon as possible.


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