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So Much for Those Superior Views

As we noted last week, the Superior Ink Factory along West Street in the far West Village is slated for demolition to make way for a very tall tower. Triple Mint snaps photos of the site, including unlucky 380 West 12th Street, "a co-op with a number of what we would now term 'buyer-beware' units which could be enjoying the last of their precious river views."

Meantime, Curbed has received an email from the Greenwich Village Society for Historical Preservation:

This is from GVSHP regarding Superior Ink. It is basically a call to arms. The Superior Ink factory is a beautiful building and it would be a shame to tear that gorgeous smoke stack down. It does seem that there is still hope.And you thought we were just joking about the barricades.
· The Future of West Street [Triple Mint]
· Protecting the Far West Village [GVSHP.org]
· Development Targets Superior Ink Factory [Curbed]