Tag Archives: Week 07 – Navy Yard

Navy Yard and Wallabout in photos

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Cranes, cats, pipes with mouths, bulls with barbells, loud buildings, and a White Castle: just a few of the things you’ll find in this week’s photo-gallery.

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A walk about Wallabout

I went to the Wallabout area twice this week: on Thursday to visit the museum at BLDG 92, and on Sunday to walk around the neighborhood and to take the guided tour of the Navy Yard. Most of the old … Continue reading

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The hell afloat: the atrocity of the HMS Jersey

Somebody asked me last night what my favorite discovery has been so far. My immediate answer (and I stand by it today) was the horrible story of the HMS¬†Jersey and of the other prison-ships during the Revolutionary War. I’ve been … Continue reading

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Week seven: Navy Yard

I asked Gizella, one of my favorite mongers at Bklyn Larder, to pick my seventh nabe.

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