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Place Explorer: Gowanus

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Place Name Neighborhood Borough
Battle of Brooklyn American Revolution burial site Gowanus Brooklyn Patriot soldiers died and were buried here in 1776
Gowanus Canal Conservancy Gowanus Brooklyn Environmental non-profit organization advocating for a healthy Gowanus Canal Watershed
Kentile Sign Gowanus Brooklyn A big, building-top neon sign belonging to a pioneering vinyl floor manufacturer
New York and Long Island Coignet Stone Company Building Gowanus Brooklyn Pioneering example of concrete construction in the United States