Yesterday, the back altar wall at what's left of Rivington Street's First Roumanian-American Synagogue came down, revealing previously unseen views of the tenements behind (above). This morning, workers are picking away at the remaining brickwork. Not much left to see here, folks. Two more views of the new vista after the jump, and reminders of what was.
· Incredible Shrinking Synagogue Update: End Times [Curbed]
· Incredible Shrinking Synagogue Update: Men at Work [Curbed]