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Brooklyn, Second Avenue, Arsenal

Street address: Second Avenue (between 63rd and 64th streets - 201 64th Street)
City: Brooklyn
County: Kings
Year constructed: 1924 - 1926
Architect: Sullivan W. Jones
Size : Division Arsenal
Square footage: 166,000 NSF
Acreage: 3.5 Acres
Status: Vacated in late 1950s / Owned by City of New York / Owned by private company / Currently Extra Space Storage

 

Units Stationed:
Years:
Centralized storage, training and education center for all downstate and New York City units 1926 - 1950s
   
   
   
   
   
   

 

History

Previous arsenal located on North Portland Avenue. Arsenal vacated in late 1950's when new warehouse built at Camp Smith in Peekskill.

Images

 

New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military History
Last modified: September 13, 2012
URL: http://www.dmna.state.ny.us/historic/links/armories/Brooklyn Arsenal.htm