Fordham Landing Playground

Fordham Landing Playground [OpenStreetMap]

Originally named Berrian's Landing, after a pre-Revolutionary Bronx family that owned extensive farmland in several sections of the Bronx. The Landing once had its own rescue station called the Fordham Landing Division, a volunteer station of the Life Saving Service of New York. Fordham Landing Playground is one of six disconnected parks, ranging in area from about one-tenth of an acre to about four acres, that border the Major Deegan Expressway.

A large playground at Landing Rd., Major Deegan Exwy., Bailey in the Bronx

Founded December 12, 1950 — 71 years ago

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