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Carmel in Putnam County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Sibyl Ludington

 
 
Sibyl Ludington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 19, 2010
1. Sibyl Ludington Marker
Inscription.
Sibyl Ludington
Rode horseback over this
road the night of April 26,
1777, to call out Colonal
Ludington’s regiment to
repel British at Danbury, Conn.
State Education
Department 1935

 
Erected 1935 by State Education Department.
 
Location. 41° 25.406′ N, 73° 40.715′ W. Marker is in Carmel, New York, in Putnam County. Marker is at the intersection of Gleneida Avenue (New York State Route 52) and Stoneleigh Avenue (U.S. 6), on the left when traveling north on Gleneida Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Carmel NY 10512, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sybil Ludington (a few steps from this marker); Marne Post 370 Veterans Memorial (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Memoriam (about 700 feet away); Enoch Crosby (approx. 0.2 miles away); County Court House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Drew Ladies Seminary (approx. 0.4 miles away); Elisha Cole (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Baptist (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Carmel.
 
Regarding Sibyl Ludington. On historical markers her name is spelled Sybil and Sibyl, but on her
Sibyl Ludington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 19, 2010
2. Sibyl Ludington Marker
gravestone it's spelled Sibbell.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 471 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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