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Dutch Hoog Straat

 
 
Dutch Hoog Straat Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 10, 2011
1. Dutch Hoog Straat Marker
Inscription.
This map, derived from a 1600 drawing, shows Stone Street, then the Dutch Hoog Straat. Its original line is indicated by brown paving stones & the lobby alignment.
 
Location. 40° 42.243′ N, 74° 0.652′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on Stone Street. Click for map. Marker is at the western end of Stone Street, near the east entrance to 85 Broad Street. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10004, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stone Street Historic District and Colonial New York Street Plan (a few steps from this marker); Stadt Huys (City Hall) (within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam War Veterans Memorial / Dutch City Hall Site (within shouting distance of this marker); First Printing Press in the Colony of New York (within shouting distance of this marker); 13 South William Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Asser Levy’s Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Fraunces Tavern Block Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); Fraunces Tavern (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in New York.
 
More about this marker. The location of
Dutch Hoog Straat Marker Detail image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 10, 2011
2. Dutch Hoog Straat Marker Detail
the marker is indicated on the map. Also shown are Fort Amsterdam, Bowling Green, Lovelace Tavern, Stadt Huys, and the streets with both Dutch and British names (ie De Heere Straet – Broadway, Heere Gracht – Broad Street, Smee Straet – William Street, Hoogh Straet – Stone Street, . . . )
 
Categories. Colonial EraRoads & Vehicles
 
Dutch Hoog Straat Marker Detail image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 10, 2011
3. Dutch Hoog Straat Marker Detail
The marker location and alignment of Stone Street can be seen here.
Dutch Hoog Straat Marker Detail image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 10, 2011
4. Dutch Hoog Straat Marker Detail
Fort Amsterdam and Bowling Green are seen on this view of the map.
Marker on Stone Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 10, 2011
5. Marker on Stone Street
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 374 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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