Troy in Rensselaer County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Established in 1840 this park is one of only two privately owned urban ornamental parks in New York State
Washington Park Association
Erected 2011 by Washington Park Association.
Location. 42° 43.463′ N, 73° 41.514′ W. Marker is in Troy, New York, in Rensselaer County. Marker is at the intersection of 3rd Street (New York State Route 4) and Washington Street, on the right when traveling south on 3rd Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Troy NY 12180, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Liberty Street Presbyterian Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gasholder House (approx. ¼ mile away); Uncle Sam (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wilson Farmhouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Rescue of Charles Nalle (approx. 0.4 miles away); City of Watervliet (approx. 0.4 miles away); Civil War Parrott Rifle (approx. 0.4 miles away); Meneely Foundry (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Troy.
More about this marker. On Wednesday, July 27, 2011 Washington Park Association president, Lynn Kopka, unveiled this
Also see . . .
1. Washington Park Association of Troy, NY - Local History. (Submitted on July 28, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
2. Washington Park, Troy N.Y. - Its Evolution and History. (Submitted on March 26, 2016, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
Categories. • Man-Made Features •
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