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West Pawling in Dutchess County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Pawling Beekman Turnpike

 
 
Pawling Beekman Turnpike Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 24, 2009
1. Pawling Beekman Turnpike Marker
Inscription.
Inc 1824. 4 mile toll road
between Nathan Millers and
Joseph Arnolds commerce
opened to pok. Abandoned 1906

 
Erected by Mr & Mrs Jr. I Arom.
 
Location. 41° 35.142′ N, 73° 39.205′ W. Marker is in West Pawling, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is at the intersection of Old Route 55 and Freedom Plains Road (New York State Route 55), on the left when traveling south on Old Route 55. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pawling NY 12564, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The West Mountain Mission (within shouting distance of this marker); The Old Upper Road (approx. 2.3 miles away); 1754 Homesite (approx. 2.3 miles away); Burying Ground (approx. 2.3 miles away); Murrow Park (approx. 2.4 miles away); Cole’s Mill (approx. 2.4 miles away); Grange Hall (approx. 2.8 miles away); Lakeside Park (approx. 2.8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Town of Beekman, Toll Gate. (Submitted on November 27, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceRoads & Vehicles
 
Pawling Beekman Turnpike Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 24, 2009
2. Pawling Beekman Turnpike Marker
A short section of the abandoned turnpike roadway is behind the marker.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 870 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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