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Bouwerie Lane Theater

(Formerly the Bond Street Savings Bank)

 
 
Bouwerie Lane Theater Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, May 30, 2017
1. Bouwerie Lane Theater Marker
Inscription. This unique cast iron building was designed in 1874 by architect Henry Engelbert, in the French Second Empire style. It successfully presents two harmonious facades to the streets that meet at its corner site. First known as the German Exchange Bank, it later became the Bond Street Bank. Since 1963 it has been the Bouwerie Lane Theater.
 
Erected 1989 by New York Landmarks Preservation Foundation.
 
Location. 40° 43.547′ N, 73° 59.531′ W. Marker is in New York City, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of Bond Street and Bowery, on the left when traveling east on Bond Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 54 Bond Street, New York NY 10003, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Firehouse Engine Company No. 33 (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); New York Marble Cemetery (about 600 feet away); Old Merchants House of New York (about 800 feet away); 376-380 Lafayette Street (about 800 feet away); De Vinne Press Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Puck Building
Bouwerie Lane Theater Marker - Wide View, Looking West Across the Bowery image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, May 30, 2017
2. Bouwerie Lane Theater Marker - Wide View, Looking West Across the Bowery
The marker is visible on the lower left corner of the building.
(approx. 0.2 miles away); New York City Marble Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); ASHRAE Centennial 1894-95 – 1994-95 (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York City.
 
Also see . . .  The 1874 Bond Street Savings Bank - 54 Bond Street (Daytonian in Manhattan). (Submitted on July 12, 2017.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 12, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 12, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 43 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 12, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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