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

Kings Ferry

 
 
Kings Ferry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
1. Kings Ferry Marker
Inscription.
This was the original site
of this river crossing used
in colonial days. Moved
during the Revolution to
the area of Fort Lafayette.

 
Erected 1999 by Cortlandt Historical Society.
 
Location. 41° 14.926′ N, 73° 57.154′ W. Marker is in Montrose, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is on Kings Ferry Road, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Montrose NY 10548, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Post Hannock House (a few steps from this marker); Kennedy House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Commerce and the Hudson River (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Battle’s Aftermath (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Lighthouse at Stony Point (approx. 1.1 miles away); Opportunities Missed and Taken (approx. 1.1 miles away); “… with the greatest Intrepidity and coolness.” (approx. 1.2 miles away); “The fort and garrison, with Col. Johnson, are ours.” (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Montrose.
 
Categories. Colonial EraWaterways & Vessels
 
Kings Ferry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
2. Kings Ferry Marker
Kings Ferry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
3. Kings Ferry Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 325 times since then and 5 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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