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West Nyack in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Old Parsonage

 
 
The Old Parsonage Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2011
1. The Old Parsonage Marker
Inscription. For almost a century the Clarkstown Reformed Church shared the services of its pastor with the church at Tappan. In 1834 a full-time pastor was called and this building, on a site across the road, was purchased for him. It was enlarged in 1835. Replaced by a new parsonage in 1894 this home was moved, first to a nearby location subsequently taken by the thruway in 1954, and then to this site.
 
Erected by Historical Society of Rockland County.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New York, Historical Society of Rockland County marker series.
 
Location. 41° 6.095′ N, 73° 58.351′ W. Marker is in West Nyack, New York, in Rockland County. Marker is on Strawtown Road just north of New York State Thruway (Interstate 87), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 106 Strawtown Rd, West Nyack NY 10994, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. West Nyack World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Clarkstown Reformed Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington’s Encampment (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pye's Corner (approx. 0.2 miles away); Colonial Clarkstown (approx. 0.2 miles away); West Nyack's Last Horse Trough (approx. ¼ mile away); Clarksville Inn (approx. half a mile away); Clarksville (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in West Nyack.
 
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The Old Parsonage Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Mark Kalan, December 14, 2009
2. The Old Parsonage Marker
Marker on Strawtown Road Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2011
3. Marker on Strawtown Road
The Old Parsonage Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2011
4. The Old Parsonage
 

 
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