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Tappan in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Old ‘76 House

Mabie’s Tavern 1752

 
 
The Old ‘76 House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 24, 2012
1. The Old ‘76 House Marker
Inscription.
Site of the signing of the
Orangetown Resolutions 1774
and the incarceration of
British Spy Major John Andre 1780
has been placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior
Restored in 1987 by Robert Norden

 
Erected by US Department of the Interior.
 
Location. 41° 1.299′ N, 73° 56.885′ W. Marker is in Tappan, New York, in Rockland County. Marker is on Main Street (County Route 8), on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 110 Main Street, Tappan NY 10983, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. “76 House” (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Morris Bartow House (within shouting distance of this marker); Blauvelt House (within shouting distance of this marker); Tappan World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Trial of Andre (within shouting distance of this marker); Reformed Dutch Church of Tappan (within shouting distance
The Old ‘76 House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 24, 2012
2. The Old ‘76 House Marker
The marker is seen here to the left of the side doorway.
of this marker); The First Courthouse (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Manse (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Tappan.
 
Also see . . .  History of the ’76 House. (Submitted on February 24, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraWar, US Revolutionary
 
Marker on the Old ‘76 House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 24, 2012
3. Marker on the Old ‘76 House
The Old ‘76 House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 24, 2012
4. The Old ‘76 House
Dating back to 1686 and still serving, the '76 House has been called America's oldest restaurant.
Inside the Old ‘76 House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 29, 2016
5. Inside the Old ‘76 House
Inside the Old ‘76 House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 29, 2016
6. Inside the Old ‘76 House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 518 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   5, 6. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 29, 2016.
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