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Mount Vernon in Westchester County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Gloverís Brigade Encampment

 
 
Gloverís Brigade Encampment Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 19, 2010
1. Gloverís Brigade Encampment Marker
Inscription.
On the adjacent hillside
“Gloverís Brigade”
of the Continental Army
camped
October 17, 1776,
engaging in the Battle at
Pelham Manor
the following day.

 
Erected 1926 by Mount Vernon Rotary Club.
 
Location. 40° 54.133′ N, 73° 49.08′ W. Marker is in Mount Vernon, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is at the intersection of E Sandford Blvd. and Garden Avenue, on the right when traveling west on E Sandford Blvd.. Click for map. Marker is located near the entrance to Memorial Field. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Vernon NY 10550, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. “Pelham Dale” (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Old Boston Road (approx. ľ mile away); Colonel Philip Pell (approx. 0.3 miles away); This Mile Stone (approx. ĺ mile away); St. Paulís Church, Eastchester (approx. ĺ mile away); Saint Paulís Protestant Episcopal Church (approx. ĺ mile away); Patriots of the American Revolution (approx. ĺ mile away); In Memory of the Underhills (approx. ĺ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Mount Vernon.
 
Also see . . .
1. Memorial, Encampment of Glover's Brigade Before the Battle of Pelham, Oct. 18, 1776
Mount Vernon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 19, 2010
2. Mount Vernon Marker
. Historic Pelham website. (Submitted on June 19, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. The Battle of Pellís Point. The American Revolutionary War website. (Submitted on June 19, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Marker at Memorial Field image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 19, 2010
3. Marker at Memorial Field
Memorial Field was dedicated June 13, 1931 to the memory of the Mount Vernon veterans of all wars.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 708 times since then and 31 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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