Second Street

Unknown

[Probably made way for PS321:] On Second Street, near Seventh Avenue, Mr. E. N. Mowbray will build seven two story and basement brick dwellings, 17.6x45, for one family in each, to cost $42,000. -Brooklyn Eagle, April 28, 1888, p. 1 ("Buildings").

On Second street, near Seventh avenue, five two story and a half, with basement, brick dwellings, 20x45, for one family in each.  John Cravien, owner; cost $35,000.  -Brooklyn Eagle, February 22, 1890, p. 2 ("New Buildings").

Fourth Avenue to Fifth Avenue

North Side

Unknown

Building Intelligence; Houses; Brooklyn, N.Y., AABN vol. 40, no. 910 (June 3, 1893): p. xvi.

- Second St., n s, 200' w Fifth Ave., 5 three-st'y brick dwells., tin roofs; cost, $25,000; owner and builder, C. W. Morton, 441 Eighth Ave.; architect, H. W. Billard, Jefferson Building.

Building Intelligence; Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 54, no. 1093 (Dec. 5, 1896): p. 4.

– "Second St., n s, 225' w 5th Ave., 4 four-st’y brick dwells., 26' 10" x 55', tin roofs; $41,000; own., Murray Land and Improvement Co., 56 Myrtle Ave.; arch., L. Lauritzen, 24 East 23rd St., New York City."

337-339 Second Street

Second street, north side, 140 feet west of Fifth avenue, one three story brick double apartment house, 27.6x55, gravel roof, for six families; cost $3,800.  Kelty[sic-Kelly?] Bros., owners and builders. -Brooklyn Eagle, June 05, 1896, p. 14 ("New Buildings").

"New Buildings," RERBG v. 57, no. 1473 (June 6, 1896): p. 1007.

-922- 2d st, n s, 140 w 5th av, 3-sty brk tenem't, 27.6x55, gravel roof, galvanized iron cornice; cost, $3,800; ow'rs, ar'ts, and b'rs, Kelty Bros, 335 2d st.

"New Buildings," RERBG v. 60, no. 1539 (September 11, 1897): p. 375.

-1449- 2d st, n s, 112 w 5th av, 3-sty brk dwell'g, 27x55, 6 families, gravel roof; cost, $3,800; ow'rs, ar'ts, and b'rs, Kelty Bros, 335 2d st.

Fifth Avenue to Sixth Avenue

North Side

363-417 Second Street

"Building Intelligence; Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 21, no. 586 (Mar. 19, 1887): p. xi.

– "Second St., n s, 91' e Fifth Ave., 28 two-st’y and basement brown-stone dwells., tin roofs; cost, each, $5,000; owners, Hogadorn & Squance, cor. Fifth Ave. and First St.; architect, F. T. Camp."

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 39, n. 990 (March 5, 1887), p. 318:

284- 2nd st, n s, 91 e 5th av, twenty-eight two-story and basement brown stone dwell’gs, 18x45, tin roofs, iron cornices; cost, each, $5,000; Hogadorn & Squance, 5th av and 1st st; ar’t, F. T. Camp.

Messrs. Hagedorn & Squance received a permit to-day to build twenty-eight two story and basement brick residences for one family each on the north side of Second street and east of Fifth avenue.  They are to be 18 feet front by 45 feet deep and will cover 504(?) feet of ground reaching the entire block.  They are to cost $5,000 each or $140,000 in all.  -Brooklyn Eagle, March 01, 1887, p. 4 ("Homes for Twenty-Eight Families").

South Side

376 Second Street

"Building Intelligence; Tenement-Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 48, no. 1008 (Apr. 20, 1895): p. xv.

"Second St., s s, 80' e 5th Ave., four-st’y brick Tenement, 28' x 55', tin roof; $9,000; own. and bld., M. S. Buckley, 287 Tenth St.; arch., W. M. Coots, 189 Montague St."

“New Buildings,” RERBG v. 55, no. 1412: April 6, 1895: p. 582.

396 – 2d st, s s, 80 e 5th av, one 4-sty brk flat, 28x55; cost, $9,000; ow'r and b'r, S Buckley, 287 10th st; ar't, W M Coots.

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380-384 Second Street

“Buildings Projected - Kings County,” RERBG April 26, 1890, p. 631:

815- 2d st, s s, 108.3 e 5th av, two four-story brick tenem’ts, 30x65, tin roofs, iron cornices; total cost, $40,000; ow’r and b’r, John Lansdell, 315 9th st; ar’t, W. M. Coots.

On Second street, near Fifth avenue, two four story brick dwellings, 30x65, for eight families in each.  John L. Lansdell, owner; cost $40,000. -Brooklyn Eagle, April 26, 1890, p. 3 ("New Buildings").

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386-390 Second Street

“Projected Buildings, Brooklyn, Apartments, Flats and Tenements,” RERBG November 11, 1911, p. 411:

2d st, s s, 168.3 e 5th av, 4-sty brick tenement, 21.8x86.6, gravel roof, 8 families; cost, $12,000; owner, Cromwell Realty Co., 1957 85th st; architect, Thos. Bennett, 5123 3d av. Plan No. 6893.

2d st, s s, 180.11 e 5th av, 4-sty brick tenement, 48x87.8, gravel roof, 16 families; cost, $22,000; owner and architect, as above. Plan No. 6892.

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392-400 Second Street

Buildings Projected, Brooklyn, N. Y.,” RERBG June 16, 1877, p. 493:

Second st, s s, 237.11 from 5th av, towards 6th av, five three-story brown stone dwellings, 20x40; owner, Patrick Mulledy, 576 Quincy st; architects, Parfitt Bros.; builders, Wm. And Thos. Conigan [sic – Corrigan].

These 5 houses appear on the 1880 "Bromley" Brooklyn Atlas; #392 has been heavily altered.

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402-410 Second Street

On Second street, near Fifth avenue, Mr. James Jack will build five four story brick dwellings, 20x63, for four families in each to cost $50,000.  -Brooklyn Eagle, September 28, 1889, p. 1 ("Brisk Business").

DOB folder for #402:

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412-416 Second Street

“Buildings Projected - Kings County,” RERBG August 30, 1890, p. 290:

1750- 2d st, s s, 437.11 e 5th av, four-story brown stone tenem’t, 20x60, gravel roof, wooden and iron cornice; cost, $10,000; A. N. McBean, 82 Broadway; ar’t, J. L. Young.

1751- 2d st, s s, 457.11 e 5th av, two four-story brown stone tenem’ts, 30x60, gravel roofs, wooden and iron cornices; cost, total, $28,000; ow’r and ar’t, same as last.

"Building Intelligence; Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 30, no. 775 (Nov. 1, 1890): p. 4.

– "Second St., s s, 457' 11" e Fifth Ave., 2 four-st’y brick dwells., gravel roofs; cost, $28,000; owner, A. N. McBean, 82 Broadway; architect, John L. Young, 287 Halsey St."

– "Second St., s s, 437' 11" e Fifth Ave., four-st’y brick dwell., gravel roof; cost, $10,000; owner, A. N. McBean, 82 Broadway; architect, John L. Young, 287 Halsey St."

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418-426 Second Street

"Building Intelligence; Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 45, no. 971 (Aug. 4, 1894): p. 3.

– "Second St., s s, 80' w 6th Ave., 5 four-st’y brick dwells., 19' 6" x 62', tin roofs; $6,500 each; own., Louis Bonert, on premises; arch. Robt. Dixon, 219 Montague St."

“New Buildings,” RERBG v. 54, n. 1377 (August 4, 1894), p. 188:

1001- 2nd st, s s, 80 w 6th av, five 4-sty brownstone apartment houses, 19.6 and 19.10x62; tin roofs, iron cornices; cost, each, $6,500; Louis Bonert, on premises; ar’t, R Dixon.

Second Street, south side, 80 feet west of Sixth Avenue, five four-story brick apartment houses, 19.10x 62 feet, tin roofs, for four families each; cost $6,500 each.  Louis Bonert, owner.  -New York Times, August 1, 1894, p. 12 ("Brooklyn Realty Matters").

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Sixth Avenue to Seventh Avenue

North Side

Demolished

"Buildings Projected - Kings County," RERBG v. 45, no. 1151 (April 5, 1890): p. 502.

-628- 2nd st, n s, 250 e 6th av, one three-story brick school house, 80 and 63x126, tile and tin roof, iron cornice; cost, $68,236; Board of Education, 131 Livingston st; ar't, J. M. Naughton; b'rs, M. C. Rush and F. J. Kelly.

433-437 Second Street

"Building Intelligence; Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 48, no. 1016 (Jun. 15, 1895): p. xv.

"Second St., n s, 88' e 6th Ave., 3 four-st’y brick dwells., 20' 8" x 63', tin roofs; $7,500 each; own., arch. and bld., F. O. Peterson, 359 Eleventh St."

“New Buildings,” RERBG v. 55, no. 1417: May 11, 1895: p. 816.

760 – 2d st, n s, 88 e 6th av, three 4-sty brk dwell'gs, 20.8x63; cost, each, $7,500; ow'r, ar't, and b'r, F O Peterson, 359 11th st.

F. O. Peterson of 359 Eleventh Street will build after his own plans on Second street, near Sixth avenue, three four story brick and stone front four family houses, to cost about $24,000.  -Brooklyn Eagle, May 10, 1895, p. 11 ("Real Estate Market").

Second street, north side, 88 feet of Sixth avenue, three four story brick houses, 20.8x63, tin roof, for four families each; cost $7,500 each. F. O. Patterson, owner and builder.  -Brooklyn Eagle, May 16, 1895, p. 11 ("Real Estate Market").

DOB folder for #437 indicates a NB permit (missing) was issued in 1895:

439-443 Second Street

"New Buildings," RERBG v. 60, no. 1540 (September 18, 1897): p. 411.

-1479- 2d st, n s, 150 e 6th av, three 4-sty brk dwell'gs, 28x64, 8 families each; total cost, $30,000; ow'r, ar't, and b'r, J J Gilligan, 188 Park pl.

North side second street, 150 feet east of Sixth avenue, three four story brick, 28x64, eight families each, tin roof; J. J. Gilligan, owner; cost $30,000. -Brooklyn Eagle, September 13, 1897, p.2 ("Real Estate Market").

DOB file for #439 contains NB permit for 3 buildings:

South Side

Unknown:

"Projected Buildings," RERBG v. 74, no. 1916 (December 3, 1904): p. 1265.

-2836- 2d st, s s, 97.10 e 6th av, three 4-sty brk tenement, 36.5x83, 9 families, gravel roof, steam heat; total cost, $66,000; Higgins & Donnellon, 207 Montague st; ar't, G W Bush, 97 Liberty st, N Y.

454-456 Second Street

DOB folder for #454 lists an initial NB permit from 1890, and a second NB permit from 1907:

The listing below describes the first NB permit:

"Building Intelligence; Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 28, no. 747 (Apr. 19, 1890): p. xv.

– "Second St., s s, 97' e Sixth Ave., 5 three-st’y brick dwells., tin roofs; cost, $8,500 each; owners, Norris & Bowers, 246 Thirteenth St.; architect, Wm. H. Norris, 246 Thirteenth St."

Same plan: RERBG v. 45, no. 1151 (April 5, 1890): p. 503, plan #642.

468-476 Second Street

“Buildings Projected - Kings County,” RERBG August 9, 1890, p. 201:

1612- 2d st, s s, 297.10 w 7th av, five three-story and basement euclid brown and red stone dwellings, 20x45, tin roofs and iron cornices; cost, $8,000 each; Julia A. Skidmore, 655 De Kalb av; ar’t, W. O. Tait; c’r, J. E. Skidmore; m’n, not selected.

"Building Intelligence; Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 30, no. 774 (Oct. 25, 1890): p. xvi.

– "Second St., s s, 297' 10 ½" w Seventh Ave., 5 three-sty brick dwells., tin roofs; cost, $8,000 each; owner, Julia A. Skidmore, 655 De Kalb Ave.; architect, J. W. Tait, 166 Montague St."

DOB file for #468 contains NB permit for 5 houses:

478-486 Second Street

"Buildings Projected - Kings County," RERBG v. 45, no. 1145 (February 22, 1890): p. 282.

-316- 2nd st, s s, 198 w 7th av, five two-and-a-half story and basement brown stone dewll'gs, 20x45, tin roofs, wooden cornices; cost, total, $35,000; ow'r and b'r, John Craven; ar't, J. L. Young.

DOB file for #486 contains NB permit for 5 houses:

488-498 Second Street

“Buildings Projected - Kings County,” RERBG May 2, 1891, p. 718:

830- 2d st, s s, 91 w 7th av, six three-story and basement brown stone dwell’gs, 19.8x45, tin roofs, wooden cornices; cost, $42,000; Mrs. Jennie L. Ross, 448 5th st; ar’t, J. E. Young; b’rs, Morgan & Bros.

"Building Intelligence; Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 32, no. 803 (May 16, 1891): p. xx.

– "Second St., s s, 91' w Seventh Ave., 6 three-st’y brick dwells., tin roofs; cost, $42,000; owner, Miss Jennie L. Ross, 448 Fifth St.; architect, John L. Young, 287 Halsey St."

On Second street, near Seventh avenue, six three story and basement brick dwellings, 19.7x45, for one family in each. Miss Jennie L. Ross, owner; cost $42,000. -Brooklyn Eagle, May 02, 1891, p. 1 ("Falling Off").

DOB file for #498 contains permit fragment for 6 houses; folder indicates NB permit issued in 1891; drawing cites owner: