155 E. 49th Street - NY, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1
N 40° 45.332 W 073° 58.313
18T E 586785 N 4512127
Quick Description: A fallout shelter is at 155 E. 49th Street in midtown Manhattan between 3rd Avenue and Lexington Avenue.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 2/4/2013 1:33:10 PM
Waymark Code: WMGA4T
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 11

Long Description:
This fallout shelter is behind a locked steel door on the east end of a high-rise apartment building in midtown Manhattan. This suggests it may have been constructed for the benefit of the reidents of the building. This was a common practice in New York City during the cold war. The standard fallout shelter sign is high above the door and the capacity is not listed.
Capacity of shelter: 0

Radiation monitoring equipment: Not Listed

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