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Congers in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Doctor Davies Farm

 
 
Doctor Davies Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2011
1. Doctor Davies Farm Marker
Inscription.
This farm homestead built c. 1836 was part of a 450-acre farm extending from Rockland Lake to the Hudson River. In 1891, this portion of the farm became the home of artist Arthur Bowen Davies, a pioneer in modern art in America, and his wife, Lucy Virginia Meriwether Davies, a country doctor who practiced in Rockland for more than half a century.
 
Erected by Historical Society of Rockland County.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New York, Historical Society of Rockland County marker series.
 
Location. 41° 9.054′ N, 73° 55.403′ W. Marker is in Congers, New York, in Rockland County. Marker is on Dr Davies Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Congers NY 10920, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Paulís Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); Rockland Lake and Hook Mountain (approx. 0.9 miles away); Congers Station (approx. 0.9 miles away); Congers World War I Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Congers School (approx. 1.1 miles away); Kings Highway
Marker on Dr Davies Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2011
2. Marker on Dr Davies Road
(approx. 1.2 miles away); Snedeker Farm (approx. 1.3 miles away); Paul Farmhouse (approx. 1.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Congers.
 
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Doctor Davies Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2011
3. Doctor Davies Farm Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 576 times since then and 35 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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