Public Garden, Boston MA


Brookline, United States

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South Boston, MA, USA (In City Garden)
November 14, 2011
Blackstone and Franklin Squares are located in the South End of Boston, Massachusetts. Charles Bullfinch, who created the plan for the South End, originally intended the two squares to be one, calling it Columbia Square.1 Franklin Square opened in 1849 and Blackstone Square subsequently opened in 1855. The two squares are bisected by Washington Street and bound on the north by Brookline Street, to the east by St George Street, to the south by Newton Street, and to the west by Shawmut Avenue. An iron fence surrounds the perimeter of each square with entrances at the corners. There is also an entrance to Blackstone Square at the intersection of Pembroke Street and Shawmut Avenue and a fifth entrance to Franklin Square along Newton Street.
Blackstone Square is 2.44 acres (0.99 ha) and Franklin Square is 2.48 acres (1.00 ha). Both are maintained under Land and Water Conservation Fund of the National Park Service.
In 1979, after years of neglect, local resident Brian Davidson began an effort to clean up the squares. He personally picked up trash and after several years the city of Boston began a revitalization project that included new fences, fountains, benches, and trees
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Point & shoot Panasonic DMC-ZS7
3 shots handhold (1,0,-1) merged in Oloneo
Mar 28, 2014
1x Photographic Print of “В городском саду…Public Garden, Boston MA”
Print Size: Extra Large (26.8″ × 20.0″)
22 Mar, 2014

1x Greeting Card of В городском саду…Public Garden, Boston MA

5 Nov 2012
В городском саду- was WINNER of the challenge A fountain in the garden in group A Garden somewhere

28 Oct 2012

October’s Party

Oct 28, 2012
feature on Explore

26 Dec 2011
in 'Gardens, Parks, Trees & Shrubs'————————- В городском саду…————————- was featured in the group Gardens, Parks, Trees & Shrubs

27 Nov 2011
in 'A Garden Somewhere (NEW RULES..March)'————————- В городском саду…————————- was featured in the group A Garden Somewhere

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