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Abandoned Island in NYC

Photo of island from Wikipedia article - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_Brother_Island,_East_River

Photo of island from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_Brother_Island,_East_River

This abandoned/uninhabited island is fascinating, located in the East River between the Bronx and Riker’s Island. It’s got an interesting history, worth reading.

Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_Brother_Island,_East_River

Backspac.es: http://backspac.es/r/62JmCbXLb8/abandoned-island-in-the-middle