Tag Archives: milestones

  • OCEAN PARKWAY MILESTONE, Kensington

    July 12, 2013
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    This is the long-vanished 1.5 mile marker on Ocean Parkway, which had been located in Kensington in Brooklyn. Mile markers were arrayed at half-mile distances along Ocean Parkway when the lengthy route from Prospect Park to Coney Island was built between 1874 and 1880. Only one such marker miraculously remains in place, the 3-mile marker, […]

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