New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Grand Central Terminal
“Landmark of New York”
Erected 1957 by The New York Community Trust.
Location. 40° 45.134′ N, 73° 58.659′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of West 42nd Street and Park Avenue on West 42nd Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10017, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Vanderbilt Eagle (within shouting distance of this marker); The Bronxville Eagle (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Chrysler Building (about 600 feet away); Park Avenue Viaduct (about 600 feet away); Nathan Hale (about 600 feet away); "The Kneeling Fireman" (about 800 feet away); Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen Place (approx. 0.2 miles away); 230 Park Avenue (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
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Also see . . . Grand Central Terminal - New York Architecture. Grand Central Terminal was built to house Cornelius Vanderbilt's railroad network, consolidated in the late 19th century as New York Central. (Submitted on July 7, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 20, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 7, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 422 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on July 7, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. 2. submitted on October 6, 2012, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 7, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. 7, 8. submitted on August 11, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.