Earlier this year, a reader suggested that it would be helpful, from time to time, to compare the most recent image with the earliest one. Here is the photo of the north end of Pier 1 taken from the east tower of the Brooklyn Bridge on February 27, 2009:
BHB photo by C. Scales
Here’s a shot from the same location taken this past Tuesday morning, October 20:More photos and text follow the jump. The “spiral pool” at the foot of Pier 2 has taken on more of a spiral shape. Demolition of the warehouse building adjacent to the south end of Pier 1 continues. The forest awaiting transplantation near the foot of Pier 3 displays autumn foliage.