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How The Windsor Apartments Got Its Name

Updated: Dec 2, 2022

According to Old Queens Maps 71st Rd was originally known as Windsor Place The Windsor Apartments 107-24 71st Rd

And did you know there are even more apartment buildings named after the original street names? One example is The Balfour Apartments located at 112-20 72nd Dr. It was named after Balfour St. which is now 73rd Ave. There’s also Decoven Hall at 77-54 Austin St. Its name came from Decoven Place, which is now known as 72nd Rd.

There are many more but that’s for another newsletter.

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