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Ebbets Field

 
 
Ebbets Field Marker image. Click for full size.
By Erik Lander, January 2, 2004
1. Ebbets Field Marker
Inscription. This is the site of the former Ebbets Field
 
Erected 1962.
 
Location. 40° 39.861′ N, 73° 57.462′ W. Marker is in Brooklyn, New York, in Kings County. Marker is at the intersection of Bedford Avenue and Sullivan Place on Bedford Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1700 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11225, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Japanese Hill-and-Pond Garden (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of the Dongan Oak (approx. half a mile away); Line of Defense (approx. half a mile away); Historic Marker of Battle Pass (approx. half a mile away); Replica of the Statue of Liberty, circa 1900 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Four Pairs of Pegasus Figures, 1934 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ionic Capital and Column Base, circa 1901 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Atlantes Figures, circa 1899 (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brooklyn.
 
Also see . . .
1. Ebbets Field, Brooklyn, New York. Facts and figures. (Submitted on May 12, 2009.) 

2. Ballparks of Baseball - Ebbets Field. (Submitted on May 12, 2009.)
3. Taking a Sledge Hammer to Ebbets Field Cornerstone. Photo Located mid-page on Baseball fever (Submitted on June 6, 2010, by Mary Ellen Coghlan of Warwick, New York.) 

4. Ebbetts Field.com. (Submitted on June 6, 2010, by Mary Ellen Coghlan of Warwick, New York.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturySports
 
Ebbets Field Marker image. Click for full size.
By Erik Lander, January 2, 2004
2. Ebbets Field Marker
Ebbets Field Cornerstone at Cooperstown Hall of Fame image. Click for full size.
By Mary Ellen Coghlan, 1999
3. Ebbets Field Cornerstone at Cooperstown Hall of Fame
Ebbets Field Cornerstone at Cooperstown Hall of Fame image. Click for full size.
By Mary Ellen Coghlan, 1999
4. Ebbets Field Cornerstone at Cooperstown Hall of Fame
Close up of Marker showing 1912 Construction Date of Ebbets Field. The damage to the cornerstone, if the link provided above is for the same stone, may be attributable to a sledge hammer.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 27, 2009, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 2,375 times since then and 159 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on May 3, 2009, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York.   2. submitted on April 27, 2009, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York.   3, 4. submitted on June 6, 2010, by Mary Ellen Coghlan of Warwick, New York. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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