USS Iowa (BB-61)San Pedro, CA • March 18
The lead ship of the last battleship class ever built by the US, the USS Iowa was built at the Brooklyn Navy Yard along with her sister ship, USS Missouri. Read more
Stand in front of this magnificent 1885 church on Montrose Ave and look up - the top of each spire is 205 feet above the sidewalk.
See if you can spot historical images from the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Our favorite is of the USS Vermont, the Yard's receiving ship after the Civil War. It looks like a giant floating apartment building.