Old Nike Missile Base, Hart Isl., Bronx, NY

This is an old Nike missile site on an island in the Long Island Sound near New York City. The base is actually on what was once a potter’s field, the largest in the NYC area. Over 1 million people were buried here by prisoners. The radar base for the missiles is located just to the north on Davids Island.

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