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Beach 169 st.

Beach 169 st., a photo by denise p. on Flickr. Ft. Tilden now and then (post Sandy)

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riis park

riis park, a photo by denise p. on Flickr. Riis beach parking lot now and then (post Sandy)

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Riis Park off season

A cold and windy day at the beach…. Constructed on the site of one of the first US naval air stations, the park was designed in 1936 by Park Commissioner Robert Moses, who envisioned Riis Park as a beach for … Continue reading

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