This playground bears the name of one of the earliest settlements to have existed in the Bronx area. Eastchester was originally the name of the second English community, after Westchester, to be founded in what was considered the Dutch colony of New Netherland.
A small playground at Adee Ave. at Tenboeck Ave. in the Bronx
Founded November 18, 1948 — 73 years ago
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