Montrose in Westchester County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Alexander Hamilton lay ill
here for 2 weeks. The court
martial that tried General
Lee met here July 15, 1778.
Erected 1999 by Cortlandt Historical Society.
Location. 41° 14.996′ N, 73° 56.765′ W. Marker is in Montrose, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is at the intersection of Kings Ferry Road and Tate Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Kings Ferry Road. Click for map. Marker is located in front of the Hendrick Hudson Free Library. 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 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Kings Ferry (approx. 0.3 miles away); Commerce and the Hudson River (approx. 1.5 miles away); The Battle’s Aftermath (approx. 1.5 miles away); The Lighthouse at Stony Point (approx. 1.5 miles away); Opportunities Missed and Taken (approx. 1.5 miles away); “… with the greatest Intrepidity and coolness.” (approx. 1.5 miles away); “The fort and garrison, with Col. Johnson, are ours.” (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Montrose.
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
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