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St. Andrew's Playground

Atlantic Ave., Herkimer St., Kingston Ave., St Andrew's Pl.

Brooklyn

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This text is part of Parks’ Historical Signs Project and can be found posted within the park.

This playground, like the street it lies on, honors St. Andrew, one of the twelve apostles and the patron saint of Russia and Scotland. A Galilean fisherman, according to the Bible, he was originally a disciple of John the Baptist before he was called from his fishing by Jesus, who promised to make him a “fisher of men.”

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    St. Andrew's Playground Weather

    • Sat
      Areas Drizzle and Areas Fog then Showers Likely
      63°F
    • Sun
      Sunny
      46°F
    • Mon
      Partly Sunny
      52°F
    • Tue
      Chance Showers
      54°F

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