Westchester park being added to state's historic register

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A Westchester park will soon be added to the state Register of Historic Places.

Rockefeller State Park Preserve and its carriage road system were chosen as one of 16 properties voted to the state register.

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Its 16-foot-wide crushed stone pathways were designed by John D. Rockefeller and his son over a 40-year period starting in 1910.

It is also up for designation on the National Register of Historic Places.

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