Mahopac in Putnam County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Rode horseback over this
road the night of April 26,
1777, to call out Colonel
Ludington’s regiment to
repel British at Danbury, Connecticut.
State Education Department 1935
Erected 1935 by State Education Department.
Location. 41° 22.338′ N, 73° 44.048′ W. Marker is in Mahopac, New York, in Putnam County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 6 and South Lake Blvd., on the left on U.S. 6. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 616 Route 6, Mahopac NY 10541, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Railroad Station (here, next to this marker); U.S.S. Mahopac (within shouting distance of this marker); 1941 “Lest We Forget” 1945 (approx. ¼ mile away); Korean and Vietnam War Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); God Bless Our Fallen Soldiers (approx. ¼ mile away); 1917 “Lest We Forget" 1919 (approx. ¼ mile away); Knickerbocker Ice (approx. 0.3 miles away); Thompson House (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Mahopac.
Also see . . . Biography of Sibyl Ludington. A young American patriot, Sibyl (Submitted on September 22, 2009.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
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