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Erasmus Hall Academy (former)

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The oldest school structure in New York

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Borough : Brooklyn
Neighborhood : Flatbush
Institution, Education

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Joseph DeLauro

Built in 1786, Erasmus Hall Academy is the oldest school structure in New York. Empty for years and in severe disrepair, the academy building is a designated landmark (yet suffering from great neglect). As the school is landmarked, I presume it is much in its original structure/design. As the oldest remaining school in NYC, the benefits in restoring it are obvious. (March 2010)


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