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1900 Brooklyn/Kings County Wards



as per Larry
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Following are the Ward Boundries as listed in the "year ending July 1, 1901" edition of Trow's General Directory of the boroughs of Manhattan and Bronx. I've typed it as it appears in the directory.

1st Ward – Bounded south by Battery; east by East River; north by Malden la., & Liberty st.; west by West st.

2d Ward – Bounded south by Malden la. & Liberty st.; west by B’way; northwest by Park row; northest by Spruce & Perry sts. & Peck st.; east by East River.

3d Ward – Bounded; south by Liberty st.; west by West st.; north by Reade st.; east by B’way

4th Ward – Bounded southwesterly by Spruce & Perry sts. & Peck st.; east by South st.; northeasterly by Catherine st.; westerly by Park row.

5th Ward – Bounded south by Rease st.; west by West st.; northeasterly by Canal st.; east by B’way.

7th Ward – Bounded southwesterly by Catherine st.; northwesterly by Division and Grand sts.; east by East River; southwesterly by South st.

8th Ward – Bounded north by Canal st.; west by West st.; north by W. Houston st.; east by B’Way.

9th Ward – Bounded south by W. Houston st.; east by Cottage pl., Bleecker Carmine sts. & 6th av.; north by W. 14th st.; west by North River.

10th Ward – Bounded west by Bowery: north by Rivington st.; easy by Norfolk st.; southeasterly by Division st.

11th Ward – Bounded west by Av. B & Clinton st.; south by Rivington st.; east by East River; north by E. 14th st.

12th Ward – Bounded south by E. & W. 86th st.; west by North River; east by East River (including Ward’s and Randall’s Islands); north by Harlem Riverand Spuyten Duyvil Creek.

13th Ward – Bounded south by Division & Grand sts.; west by Norfolk st.; north by Rivington st.; east by East River.

14th Ward – Bounded south by Walker & Canal sts.; west by B’way; north by E. Houston st.; east by Bowery.

15th Ward – Bounded south by W & E Houston st.; west by Cottage pl., Bleecker & Carmine sts. & 6th ave.; north by E. & W. 14th st.; east by Bowery and 4th av.

16th Ward – Bounded south by W. 14th st.; west by North River; north by W. 26th st.; east by 6th av.

17th Ward – Bounded south by Rivington st.; east by Clinton st. & Av. B; north by E. 14th st.; west by Bowery and 4th av.

18th Ward – Bounded south by E. & W. 14th st.; east by East River; north by E. & W. 26th st.; west by 69th av.

19th Ward – Bounded north by E. & W. 86th st.; east by East River; south by E. & W. 40th st.; west by 6th av.

20th Ward – Bounded north by W. 40th st.; east by 6th av.; south by W. 26th st.; west by North River

21st Ward – Bounded north by E. & W. 40th st.; east by East River; south by E. & W. 26th st.; west by 6th av.

22d Ward – Bounded north by W. 86th st.; east by 6th av.; south by W. 40th st.; west by North River.

23d Ward includes all that portion of the city lying between the Harlem, Bronx and East Rivers, Long Island Sound, and 24th Ward.

24th Ward – Bounded north by Yonkers & Mt. Vernon; east by L.I. Sound; south by East River & 23d Ward; west by Bronx River & Hudson River.


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