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

Welcome to Chester

 
 
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By Clifton Patrick, April 2, 2010
1. Welcome to Chester Marker
Inscription.
Home of Neufchaltel Cheese
Birthplace of Hambletonian
progeditor of trotters

 
Erected 1997 by Town of Chester Historian.
 
Location. 41° 22.607′ N, 74° 15.014′ W. Marker is in Chester, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on New York State Route 94 1.2 miles from Craigville Road (County Route 51), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3406 New York 94, Chester NY 10918, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pine Hill Farm (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of Cromline House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Greycourt - Orange Co., N.Y. (approx. 1.1 miles away); Chester, New York (approx. 1.4 miles away); 1915 Chester Depot (approx. 1.4 miles away); Hambletonian (approx. 1.6 miles away); Hambletonian Monument (approx. 1.6 miles away); Wawayanda Patent (approx. 1.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Chester.
 
Regarding Welcome to Chester. This is one of five such markers mounted at the Town of Chester boundary along the principal roadways entering Chester.
 
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Welcome to Chester Marker and surrounding view. image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, April 2, 2010
2. Welcome to Chester Marker and surrounding view.
to this marker. Other Welcome to Chester markers in the database.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. This page has been viewed 648 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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