2004-11-19 / Columnists

Historical Views of the Rockaways

Far Rockaway From The Air In 1985
From The Rockaway Museum by Emil Lucev, Curator Dedicated To The Memory Of Leon S. Locke


Far Rockaway From The Air In 1985

From The Rockaway Museum
by Emil Lucev, Curator
Dedicated To The Memory Of Leon S. Locke


No, this isn’t Miami Beach, Florida. 
It is Far Rockaway from the air. This view, from Wave Chopper One, is looking towards Long Beach Bar and the bridge from Far Rockaway to Atlantic/Long Beach over Reynold’s Channel. Beach 9 Street is at the right center, and the Roy Reuther Houses stand at the top right. 
How many other places can you identify?
No, this isn’t Miami Beach, Florida. It is Far Rockaway from the air. This view, from Wave Chopper One, is looking towards Long Beach Bar and the bridge from Far Rockaway to Atlantic/Long Beach over Reynold’s Channel. Beach 9 Street is at the right center, and the Roy Reuther Houses stand at the top right. How many other places can you identify?

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