The Newtown Pentacle

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Project Firebox 94

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An ongoing catalog of New York’s endangered Fireboxes.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

This soldier of the realm is found at the corner of Grand Street and Morgan Avenue in infinite Brooklyn, not too far from the darkest of those hillside thickets found along the Newtown Creek- which is its tributary English Kills. This is is Bushwick, historically, but the area has come to called East Williamsburg in modernity- a term which has zero historical precedence. Of course, ask a realtor where Williamsburg ends these days and they’ll tell you Lake Ronkonkoma.

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Written by Mitch Waxman

October 26, 2013 at 7:30 am

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  1. You going to stop when you hit 100? Should make for a nice photo exhibit at the Museum of Modern Art or Creedmoor Psychiatric.

    georgetheatheist...Napoleon lives

    October 26, 2013 at 9:59 am


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