Bear Mountain in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
is Doodletown, pioneer
hamlet through which the
British army marched to
attack Ft. Clinton, 1777
Erected 1935 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 41° 18.091′ N, 73° 59.169′ W. Marker is in Bear Mountain, New York, in Rockland County. Marker is on Route 9 W, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is just south of the South Entrance Road to Bear Mountain State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Bear Mountain NY 10911, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gray’s Hill (here, next to this marker); The Historic 1777 & 1779 Trails (approx. 0.6 miles away); Palisades Interstate Park (approx. 0.8 miles away); First Fighting at Fort Clinton (approx. 0.9 miles away); Fighting at Hessian Lake (approx. one mile away); Walt Whitman (approx. 1.1 miles away); Chaining the Hudson (approx. 1.1 miles away); Indian Campsite (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bear Mountain.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary •
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