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

Living Memorial

 
 
Living Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 24, 2009
1. Living Memorial Marker
Inscription.
These trees were planted
as a Living Memorial to
Thomas E. Dewey
Governor of the State of New York
1943 – 1955
and his wife
Frances Hutt Dewey
Faithful member of the congregation
of Christ Church on Quaker Hill
and made possible by donations from
parishoners of the church
and members of the community
1972

 
Erected 1972.
 
Location. 41° 33.471′ N, 73° 33.079′ W. Marker is in Pawling, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is on Church Road 0.2 miles south of Quaker Hill Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Located on the grounds of Christ Church. 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. Mizzen Top Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Akin Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Oblong (approx. 0.7 miles away); Purgatory Hill (approx. 1.3 miles away); The First Oblong Friends Meeting House (approx. 1.5 miles away); Oblong Meeting House
Living Memorial Marker in the row of Memorial Trees image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 24, 2009
2. Living Memorial Marker in the row of Memorial Trees
(approx. 1.6 miles away); The Great Barbecue (approx. 2.2 miles away); In memory of General George Washington (approx. 2.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pawling.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 832 times since then and 17 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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