Boundaries of Wards in the City of New York 1865

 
 
First Wardó Bounded south by Battery ; east by East river ; north by Maiden lane and Liberty street ; west by West street.

Second WardóBounded south by Maiden lane and Liberty street; west by Broadway ; northwest by Park row ; northeast by Spruce and Ferry streets and Peck slip : east by East river.

Third WardóBounded south by Liberty street ; west by West street ;north by Reade street ; east by Broadway.

Fourth Wardó Bounded sonthwesterly by Spruce street, Perry street, and Peck slip ; east by South street ; and northeasterly by Catharine street.

Fifth WardóBounded south by Reade street ; west by West street ;northeasterly by Canal street ; east by Broadway.

Sixth WardóBounded south by Park row and Chatham street ; east by Bowery ; north by Walker and Canal streets ; west by Broadway.

Seventh WardóHounded southwesterly by Catharine street ; northwesterly by Division and Grand streets ; cast by East river ; southwesterly by South street.

Eighth WordóBounded south by Canal street; west by West street; north by Hamersley and Houston streets ; cast by Broadway.

Ninth WardóBounded south by Hamersley street ; east by Hancock and Bleecker streets and Sixth avenue ; north by Fourteenth street.

Tenth WardóBounded west by Bowery; north by Rivington street: east by Norfolk street ; southeasterly by Division street.

Eleventh WardóBounded west by avenue ? and Clinton street ; south by Rivington street ; east by East river ; north by Fourteenth street.

Twelfth WardóBounded south by Eighty-sixth street; west by North river ; east by East river (including Ward's and Randall's Islands) ;north by Harlem river and Spuyten Duyvel creek.

Thirteenth WardóBounded south by Division and Grand streets ; west by Norfolk street ; north by Rivington street; east by East river.

Fourteenth WardóBounded south by Walker and Canal streets; west by Broadway ; north by Houston street ; cast by Bowery.

Fifteenth WardóBounded north by Houston street; west by Hancock and Bleecker streets and Sixth avenue ; north by Fourteenth street.

Sixteenth WardóHounded south by Fourteenth street ; west by North river ; north by Twenty-sixth street ; east by Sixth avenue.

Seventeenth WardóBounded south by Rivington street ; east by Clinton street and avenue ? ; north by Fourteenth street ; west by Bowery and Fourth avenue.

Eighteenth WardóBounded south by Fourteenth street; east by the East river; north by Twenty-sixth street ; west by Sixth avenue.

Nineteenth WardóBounded north by Eighty-sixth street ; east by East river ; south by Fortieth street ; west by Sixth avenue.

Twentieth WardóBounded north by Fortieth street; east by Sixth avenue ; south by Twenty-sixth street ; west by Hudson river.

Twenty-first WardóBounded north by Fortieth street; east by East river; south by Twenty-sixth street; west by Sixth avenue.

Twenty-second WardóBounded north by Eighty-sixth street; east by Sixth avenue ; south by Fortieth street; west by Hudson river.


 
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Article Name: Boundaries of Wards in the City of New York 1865
Researcher/Transcriber Miriam Medina

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BIBLIOGRAPHY: From my collection of books: Manual of the Corporation of the City of New York by D.T. Valentine 1865
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