Port Jervis in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Indian War, by New Jersey
which claimed this area.
Home of Wilhelmus Cole
settled here about 1730.
Erected by City of Port Jervis.
Location. 41° 21.895′ N, 74° 41.049′ W. Marker is in Port Jervis, New York, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of E Main Street and Jersey Avenue, on the right when traveling south on E Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Port Jervis NY 12771, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Indian Raid (within shouting distance of this marker); Machackemech Burying Ground (within shouting distance of this marker); Trolley Line (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Indian Raid (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Mine Road (approx. 0.6 miles away); Old Stone Fort (approx. 0.6 miles away in Pennsylvania); Site of Fort Van Auken (approx. 0.8 miles away but has been reported missing); Decker Fort (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Port Jervis.
Categories. • Colonial Era • War, French and Indian •
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