The years-long restoration of the Sand Street entrance at the Brooklyn Navy Yard is just about done, and it’s looking stellar, in our opinion. They have even restored the turrets on the brick and marble gatehouses. A reader sent in these photos showing the progress to date. The finishing touch, a custom-made black metal gate, is a great improvement over the old chain link one that was there before. Click through to the jump to see the gatehouses.
Work Restarted at Navy Yard’s Sands Street Gate [Brownstoner]