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Dexter Park

 
 
Dexter Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Erik Lander, January 9, 2004
1. Dexter Park Marker
Inscription.
Dexter Park 1911 - 1955
Home of Max Rosner's Bushwicks
1st night game 7/23/30
Joe DiMaggio, Casey Stengel, Jackie Robinson, Satchel Paige, Phil Rizzuto, Hank Greenberg, Lou Gerhig, Babe Ruth, Josh Gibson all played here.
 
Erected by Woodhaven Cult. & Hist. Soc. Inc.
 
Location. 40° 41.481′ N, 73° 52.024′ W. Marker is in Queens, New York, in Queens County. Marker is on Jamaica Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 74-24 Jamaica Ave, Woodhaven NY 11421, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tree Dedication for Medal of Honor Recipients (approx. 0.8 miles away); General Slocum Disaster Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); Sergeant Joseph E. Schaefer Oval (approx. 1.5 miles away); Remsen Cemetery (approx. 1.5 miles away); Rockaway Footpath (approx. 1.8 miles away); Howard’s Inn – Evergreen Cemetery (approx. 2 miles away); Ramblerville Hawtree Memorial Bridge (approx. 3.1 miles away); Sergeant Colyer Square (approx. 3.4 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Dexter Park. (Submitted on May 12, 2009.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturySports
 
Dexter Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Erik Lander, January 9, 2004
2. Dexter Park Marker
 
 
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