18 West 11th Street is the place where the Weathermen Townhouse Explosion took place. It is famous for the Brownstones, buildings that have been made with pride and great workmanship. Three blocks from Washington Square Park, the buildings have had many writers, singers, artists etc. as its residents including the Weathermen, who resided in Building No. 18. They had been making bombs, which led to an explosion on 6th March 1970. Three of the party members died, two were injured and a few escaped. None of the guilty could be persecuted.
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