Octagon, The

Welfare Island
New York, New York

Historic Document

Octagon, The is located in New York County, New York certified as a historic location on Thursday March 16, 1972. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Health Care, more specifically a Hospital. Octagon, The was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture, Social History.

Octagon, The Information

Other Name: Part of the former Metropolitan Hospital;formerly New York C
Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1835, 1848, 1878
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Davis,Alexander Jackson
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Octagon, The Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
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