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Staten Island in Richmond County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Trail Crossing

 
 
Trail Crossing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 16, 2010
1. Trail Crossing Marker
Inscription.
To mark the crossing
of
the Blazed Trail and
Willow Brook Trail
1793

 
Erected 1921 by Daughters of the American Revolution, Staten Island Chapter.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 36.598′ N, 74° 8.825′ W. Marker is in Staten Island, New York, in Richmond County. Marker is at the intersection of Willowbrook Road and Victory Blvd, on the left when traveling north on Willowbrook Road. Click for map. Marker is on a triangular island on Willowbrook Road, between Victory Blvd and Wyona Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: Staten Island NY 10314, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Egbert Square (approx. 1.1 miles away); Sullivanís Attack (approx. 2.1 miles away); Founding of the Dutch Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); Reformed Protestant Dutch Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); Five Brothers (approx. 2.2 miles away); Burial Place (approx. 2.2 miles away); Faber Park and Pool (approx. 2.2 miles away); St. James Hotel (approx. 2.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Staten Island.
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
Trail Crossing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 16, 2010
2. Trail Crossing Marker
This monument marks the site of the crossing of two old Indian Trails.
Marker on Staten Island image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 16, 2010
3. Marker on Staten Island
The marker is seen here between Wyona Avenue (on the left)and Victory Blvd.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 717 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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