“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Montgomery in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Ward’s Bridge

Ward’s Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, October 8, 2009
1. Ward’s Bridge Marker
Inscription. Early name of Montgomery. James Ward built a bridge near this site, mid 1700s for access to his grist mill, nearby, now gone.
Location. 41° 31.722′ N, 74° 14.308′ W. Marker is in Montgomery, New York, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of Ward St (New York State Route 17K) and Elizabeth St, Bridge St & Ward St on Ward St. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2 Bridge St, Montgomery NY 12549, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Pleasure Ground (approx. 0.6 miles away); Montgomery House (approx. 1.3 miles away); Mastadon Dig 1800 (approx. 1.4 miles away); German Town (approx. 1.4 miles away); Smith Homestead (approx. 1.6 miles away); “Colored Cemetery" (approx. 1.8 miles away); Walden House (approx. 3.4 miles away); Riverside Farm (approx. 3.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Montgomery.
Categories. Bridges & ViaductsColonial Era
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. This page has been viewed 523 times since then and 47 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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