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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

    • Mon
      Mostly Cloudy
      53°F
    • Tue
      Chance Light Rain
      58°F
    • Wed
      Chance Light Rain and Areas Fog then Chance T-storms
      68°F
    • Thu
      Mostly Sunny and Breezy
      49°F

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