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Fire Alarm Telegraph Station F.D.N.Y.

Forest Park, Park Lane South @ Woodhaven Boulevard, Queens, NYC, NY.
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✎ The one-story station -- opened in 1928 -- features an octagon-shaped central section with arch windows, a hip roof crowned by a cupola, and flanking wings with limestone framed entrances. Curiously, this impressive building, incorporating Beaux-Arts and neo-Georgian design elements, is attributed to John R. Sliney, the Fire Department’s Building Inspector -- the assisting architect is unknown.

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Fizgig plus April 06, 2020, 03:49 PM
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