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Liberty Poles

 
 
Liberty Poles Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 5, 2008
1. Liberty Poles Marker
Inscription. Here in the ancient commons of the city, where before the time of our national independence five liberty poles were successively set up, this flag pole of 1921 is placed in grateful remembrance of all lovers of our country who have died that the liberty won on these shores might be the heritage of the world.
 
Location. 40° 42.742′ N, 74° 0.446′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on Broadway, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located in City Hall Park. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10279, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Bridewell 1775-1838 (a few steps from this marker); British Soldier’s Barracks (a few steps from this marker); First Almshouse (a few steps from this marker); Woolworth Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Federal Post Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Windmill (within shouting distance of this marker); Nathan Hale (within shouting distance of this marker); September 11, 2001 Living Memorial Grove (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in New York.
 
Categories. Patriots & Patriotism
 
Marker in City Hall Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 5, 2008
2. Marker in City Hall Park
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 666 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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