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New York in Kings County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Early North American Colonist Remains

 
 
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By R. C.
1. Early North American Colonist Remains Marker
Inscription. Beneath this site lie the remains of seven individuals believed to be early North American born colonists. The remains dated to the late Eighteenth to early Nineteenth Century were discovered approximately 100 feet Southwest of here during underground utility work in June 1994. Following archaeological study, the remains were reinterred December 12, 1995.
 
Erected 1995 by U.S. Coast Guard Support Center, New York.
 
Location. 40° 41.569′ N, 74° 1.11′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in Kings County. Marker is at the intersection of Andes Road and Tampa Road on Andes Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brooklyn NY 11231, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Castle Williams (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Castle Williams (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Castle Williams (within shouting distance of this marker); Group Effort (within shouting distance of this marker); Across the Harbor: Remembering September 11th (within shouting
Early North American Colonist Remains Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
2. Early North American Colonist Remains Marker
distance of this marker); Andes Road (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Governors Island History in Brief (about 400 feet away); McKim, Meade & White, Architects of Governors Island (about 600 feet away).
 
Categories. AnthropologyCemeteries & Burial Sites
 
 
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