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Marine Heroes Tablet map_it

  • Location: West 93rd Street
  • Description: Tablet
  • Materials: Original plaque--bronze; Original plinth--concrete; replacement tablet--granite
  • Dimensions: Original plaque H: 10" W: 1'2"
  • Cast: ca. 1950
  • Dedicated: ca. 1950
  • Donor: Marine Corps Fathers' Association of New York
  • Inscription: 1) original plaque: "IN MEMORY OF / OUR / MARINE HEROES / MARINE CORPS / FATHERS ASSOCIATION / OF NEW YORK"

    2) replacement tablet: "IN MEMORY OF / OUR MARINE HEROES /---/ MARINE CORPS FATHERS' ASS'N. / OF NEW YORK"

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

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Kayak/Canoe Launch SitesRiverside Park (72nd Street)

The kayak launch site at 72nd Street in Riverside Park is closed for the season. Please visit The New York City Water Trail page to find other kayak launches.

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