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

Goshen Half-ShireTown

1727

 
 
Goshen half-shire town Marker image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, January 28, 2010
1. Goshen half-shire town Marker
Inscription. 1727
Goshen became the half-shire town of Orange County. Site of 1st courthouse. built 1737. Orange Inn erected 1790. Oldest active hotel.

Plaque
Goshen Restoration Unlimited Preservation Award Presented to Il Limoncello at the Orange Inn
Luigi Kapiti, Owner Victor Kapiti, owners
2009
 
Location. 41° 24.191′ N, 74° 19.245′ W. Marker is in Goshen, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Main Street (Route 207) 0.2 miles north of Church Street, on the left. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 159-167 Main Street, Goshen NY 10924, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. President Ulysses S. Grant (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 1841 Courthouse (about 300 feet away); Camp Wickham (about 700 feet away); Anna Elizabeth Dickinson (approx. 0.2 miles away); Maplewood (approx. mile away); Orange County Seat (approx. mile away); Goshen, Orange Co., N.Y. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Horace Pippin (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Goshen.
 
More about this marker. Marker mounted on building.
 
Also see . . .  Definition of Half-shire.
Il Limoncello at the Orange Inn image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, January 28, 2010
2. Il Limoncello at the Orange Inn
Marker can be seen under porch roof, to right of entrance.
(Submitted on January 28, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. This page has been viewed 651 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. 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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