Stony Point in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Commerce and the Hudson River
Erected by Stony Point Battlefield State Historic Site.
Location. 41° 14.474′ N, 73° 58.308′ W. Marker is in Stony Point, New York, in Rockland County. Marker is on Stony Point Park Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is near the lighthouse on the walking tour of the Stony Point Battlefield. Marker is in this post office area: Stony Point NY 10980, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Lighthouse at Stony Point (here, next to this marker); The Battle’s Aftermath (here, next to this marker); Opportunities Missed and Taken “The fort and garrison, with Col. Johnson, are ours.” (within shouting distance of this marker); “For God’s sake, why is the Artillery here not being made use of?” (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); “… with the greatest Intrepidity and coolness.” (about 400 feet away); “… the enemy entered the upper work at the barrier at the same time I did.” (about 400 feet away); Stony Point Battlefield Today (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Stony Point.
More about this marker. The upper portion of the marker contains a photograph of "Haverstraw Bay, ca. 1915. The buildings at the right center are part of a brickmaking plant. Reproduced courtesy of The New York Historical Society, New York City." There is also a map of the walking tour of the Stony Point Battlefield at the lower left of the marker.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. This series of markers follow the walking tour of the Stony Point Battlefield.
Also see . . . Stony Point Battlefield State Historic Site. New York State. (Submitted on September 22, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 607 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.