Fordham Village

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Fordham, Bronx - History - After 1900
... For the most part, Old Fordham Village remained rural until about 1900, when New York City began to expand ... Early mass transit to the suburbs changed the area of what is presently Fordham today ... Old Fordham Village and the surrounding area would become part of the borough of the Bronx within New York City ...
Fordham, Bronx - History - Old Fordham Village
... Old Fordham Village is a section of Fordham that dates back to New England Colonial Days, when it was part of the Town of West Farms, Westchester County, New York ... It is centered on the intersection of the Grand Concourse and Fordham Road ... Fordham Village extends north to about 196th Street, south to about 187th Street, east to Southern Blvd ...

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