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  • Lorimer Street runs north/south through East Williamsburg (the former 16th Ward) from Broadway to Driggs Avenue. North of Driggs, the street continues to the northwest, terminating at Noble Street. South of Broadway, the street continues to the southwest; this section of Lorimer Street was renamed from _____ Street. The original section of Lorimer Street through East Williamsburg was mapped as part of the expansion of the Village of Williamsburgh east of Union Avenue in 1835.

  • Civil engineer, designer of the Williamsburg Bridge.

  • Designer of the Williamsburg Bridge.

  • Church of St. Elizabeth of Hungary, 211 East 83rd Street, Manhattan. "Built in 1893 as the Second Immanuel Lutheran Church and altered [in 1917??] by Francis J. Berlenbach. 1

  • Editor's note: This article was originally published by Brooklyn 11211 . It has been revised and updated with new information.

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