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Posted by  Kevin Matthews on September 17, 2002 at 10:16:40:

In Reply to:  Re: 300 Windows on the World posted by Paul Malo on September 16, 2002 at 17:15:31:

The hotel, I recall, was an afterthought, built to utilize a marginal space on the site.

Yes, a space which at the time of completion of the towers was a marvelous porch on the waterfront, but became a marginal sliver once Battery Park City was constructed.

See photo for original condition:

 
 
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