Parachute Jump 
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Full Address: Riegelmann Boardwalk at West 16th Street, Coney Island, Brooklyn, NY
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Year Built: 1939
Year Designated: 1977
Year Published: 1977
Architect: James H. Strong, inventor; Elwyn E. Seelye & Co., engineers
Key words: New York World's Fair, steel, amusement park, ride, Steeplechase Park, individual landmark
Notes: The Parachute Jump at Coney Island. Includes a general history of Coney Island. Denied by Board of Estimate, subsequently reheard, redesignated and designation affirmed 1989.
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Subjects:
   New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission Reports: Brooklyn
   Brooklyn Coney Island