Well, that’s what we called it. You could walk across it from University Heights.
The Highbridge Oval, circa 1995. I used to jog on this level, or down on the track. When I returned to photograph the Bronx, I spent a lot of time trying to document the park which we only knew as “the Oval.”
From 35mm film. Botanical Gardens, Bronx New York. circa 1990s.
I lived on Putnam Place, which is about 3/4s of the way up Gunhill Road in this picture.