New York, New York: 9/11 Junk Beam Miracle Cross

A cross of I-beams salvaged from the wreckage at Ground Zero is displayed outside the Church of the Good Shepherd on the far north end of Manhattan.
Address:
608 Isham St., New York, NY
Directions:
The cross stands outside the Church of the Good Shepherd. On the south side of Isham St. (which is the same as W. 211th St.) just west of its intersection with Broadway.
Admission:
Free
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WTC cross.

9/11 Junk Beam Miracle Cross

Very sentimental to see, but poignant. Really easy to venture off the last stop of the A train.

[James Peuster, 06/21/2015]

The cross of World Trade Center beams stands in a small memorial garden with a buried time capsule containing mementos that belonged to victims of 9/11 from this neighborhood. Note: A separate, better known WTC steel beam cross still stands at the official memorial site.

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