Talk:Paulus Hook, Jersey City

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1847 map[edit]

[[File:1847 Lower Manhattan map.jpg|thumb right|250px|Paulus Hook, by then Jersey City, before landfilling of Harsimus Cove and Upper Bay was still a peninsula

Hoeck[edit]

The name Hoeck actually means 'corner' in Dutch. Just like the English street corner it can also be used for pointing out an area.