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Straight Outta Troutman: The Old Skool

- Gary B. - Tuesday, December 15th, 2009 : goo

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Troutman near Central Ave.

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Troutman betewen Irving & Knickerbocker

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These were taken while I was on vacation back home in August 2001. I was a Border Patrol Agent and relocated to Texas, where I still live in . But is and always will be home. The van is at the corner of Troutman & Woodward, the doorway is between Knickerbocker & Irving, and the graf is up near Central Ave...anyone remember these? My friend Benji was murdered at the corner of Troutman & Woodward.

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Peter: 16th Dec 2009 - 00:48 GMT

cool!

do you have any more photos of from this period? i was surprised to see these and would love to see more...

maybe ill flick the locations as they look now, and post them here in exchange. i live near these places pictured...

Gary B.: 17th Dec 2009 - 20:29 GMT

I may have another couple or so...but I took these while I was on vacatiob in 2001.

Esther: 22nd Sep 2010 - 07:40 GMT

Sorry about your friend...that's why my mother wouldn't let my two sisters and and I out very often 60's-'74. I used to play in Knickerbocker Park when I visited my Titi Tata (Auntie)....

jise: 6th Dec 2010 - 22:03 GMT

nice to see this i live near this place in 1995 i use to live in troutman & irving i will like to go back to 1987 went i use to live w my mom i use to play in the same park

albieswife@aol.com: 20th Jan 2013 - 00:08 GMT

I use to live at 199 Knickerbocker Ave above the German bakery.It was a pristine neighborhood .None of that graffiti.Only Italian and German,maybe a few Irish,like my dad.I went to St.Leonard's and walked ALONE to school every morning .My mom watching from the window.
What a great place to grow up.
My son takes me back every now and then . CRY alot.

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