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Highland Falls in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Captain Molly

 
 
Captain Molly Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 25, 2011
1. Captain Molly Marker
Inscription.
Margaret Corbin, heroine
of the Battle of Fort
Washington, passed her last
days on the former J.P. Morgan
Eastate, near here.

 
Erected by Town of Highlands Historical Society.
 
Location. 41° 21.19′ N, 73° 58.185′ W. Marker is in Highland Falls, New York, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of Old NY 218 and Rose Drive, on the right when traveling north on Old NY 218. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Highland Falls NY 10928, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Union Cemetery War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Benny Havens (approx. 0.4 miles away); Church of the Holy Innocents (approx. 0.9 miles away); Iran Hostages (approx. 0.9 miles away); Benjamin J. Havens (approx. 0.9 miles away); Harriman Family (approx. 0.9 miles away); Sugar Loaf (approx. one mile away); John Burroughs (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Highland Falls.
 
Also see . . .
1. Biography of Margaret Corbin. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. (Submitted on April 25, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. The Battle of Fort Washington, November 16, 1776 at Fort Washington, New York.
Captain Molly Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 25, 2011
2. Captain Molly Marker
The American Revolutionary War website. (Submitted on April 25, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Captain Molly Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 25, 2011
3. Captain Molly Marker
Captain Molly Corbin Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 5, 2009
4. Captain Molly Corbin Monument
The monument and grave of Molly Corbin is located several miles north of the marker, in the West Point Cemetery on the grounds of the United States Military Academy.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 396 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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