Category New Scotland Ave.

Buckingham Gardens and Golden Acres 1930’s

BUCKINGHAM GARDENS Development of the  southwestern edge of Albany, off New Scotland Ave, began in earnest in the  early 1920’s.  One major developer was John Cregan ( office located at 86 State St.), who was building houses in the area  near Buckingham Lake (Raft’s Pond) on Lenox  and Euclid Avenues.  He called the development “Buckingham […]

New Scotland Ave./Quail St. (c. 1938)