Highland Park Carousel

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Highland Park Carousel
Highland Park Carousel.jpg
Highland Park Carousel, August 2009
Highland Park Carousel is located in New York
Highland Park Carousel
Nearest city Endicott, New York
Coordinates 42°7′30″N 76°1′46″W / 42.12500°N 76.02944°W / 42.12500; -76.02944Coordinates: 42°7′30″N 76°1′46″W / 42.12500°N 76.02944°W / 42.12500; -76.02944
Area less than one acre
Built 1920
Architect Herschell, Allan, Co.
Governing body Local
MPS Broome County Carousels MPS
NRHP Reference # 91001963[1]
Added to NRHP January 25, 1992

Highland Park Carousel, also known as En-Joie Park Carousel and Ideal Park Carousel, is a historic carousel located at Endwell in Broome County, New York. The carousel was purchased between 1920 and 1925 and moved to its present site in 1967. It was previously located in Ideal Park (later En-Joie Park). The carousel is housed in a wooden, one story, 16-sided, enclosed pavilion. The carousel has 36 figures: 34 horses, one pig and one dog, each of which is a "jumper," and two chariots. It was constructed by the Allan Herschell Company. It is one of six carousels donated to the citizens of Broome County by George F. Johnson (1857–1948), president of Endicott Johnson Corporation.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1992.[1]

Other carousels located in the Greater Binghamton Region:


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