Pelham Bay Park

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Liam O'Brien Memorial

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  • 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

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BeachesOrchard Beach and Promenade

As of October 2, the Orchard Beach parking lot will be open from 7:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. daily in consideration of public safety.

The beach will remain open to cyclists and pedestrians from 7:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. daily. Patrons who enter the parking lot before 5:00 p.m. can remain until 6:00 p.m. when the entire facility closes. The new hours will remain in effect until further notice.


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