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Historic Fort Wadsworth

Fort Wadswotrth, one of the oldest military forts in the history of the United States dates back to the Dutch times.  Owned by the Dutch in the 1600’s much of Fort Wadsworth’s Documents come from the British in 1779.Directly adjacent to the Verrazano Bridge, this fort sits on 226 acres on the Northeastern shore of…

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Clove Lakes Park History

Known today for its luscious greenery and recreational activities Clove Lakes Park is a home buyers dream!  Nestled between Grymes Hill and Emerson Hill, Clove Lakes Park derives from the Dutch word, “Kloven” meaning cleft. Clove Lakes Park is the valley and brook between Emerson and Grymes Hills. In 1683 Governor Thomas Dongan was a…