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

Revolutionary Militia of Orange and Ulster

 
 
Revolutionary Militia of Orange and Ulster Marker image. Click for full size.
By Leslie Smith, March 3, 2002
1. Revolutionary Militia of Orange and Ulster Marker
Inscription. Revolutionary Militia of Orange and Ulster assembled here, Dec., 1776. Col. Woodhull Camped Here, 1777. Dec., 1778, Militia met to March to Minisink
 
Erected by Chester Historical Society.
 
Location. 41° 21.528′ N, 74° 16.604′ W. Marker is in Village of Chester, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 94) 0.1 miles from Academy Avenue (Route 94), on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 98 Main St., Chester NY 10918, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Artillery Encampment 1779 (here, next to this marker); Korean and Viet Nam Wars Monument (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); World War I Monument & Chester Bicentennial Commission Time Capsule (about 500 feet away); Wawayanda Patent (about 700 feet away); First Presbyterian Church (about 700 feet away); Yelverton Inn (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chester Militia (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hambletonian (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Village of Chester.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Revolutionary Militia of Orange and Ulster Marker image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, September 13, 2009
2. Revolutionary Militia of Orange and Ulster Marker
(rearmost marker - denoted by arrow)
 
 
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