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Cortlandt Manor in Westchester County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Old St. Peters

 
 
Old St. Peters Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2012
1. Old St. Peters Marker
Inscription.
Services began in 1767.
Gen. Washington reportedly
read morning prayer here.
Was used as a hospital
for French troops, 1781-82.

 
Erected 2004 by Van Cortlandt Historical Society.
 
Location. 41° 18.769′ N, 73° 54.035′ W. Marker is in Cortlandt Manor, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is on Locust Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at the entrance to Hillside Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Cortlandt Manor NY 10567, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pomeroy (a few steps from this marker); Red Schoolhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); The Van Cortlandtville School (within shouting distance of this marker); 160th Anniversary of St. Peterís (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Saint Peterís Episcopal Church (about 400 feet away); Site of St. Peterís Church (about 400 feet away); French Soldiers of the Revolutionary War (about 400 feet away); Heroes of the American Revolution (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Cortlandt Manor.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.War, US Revolutionary
 
Old St. Peters Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2012
2. Old St. Peters Marker
Old St. Peters Church can be seen in the background behind the marker.
Marker on Locust Avenue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2012
3. Marker on Locust Avenue
Marker at Hillside Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2012
4. Marker at Hillside Cemetery
Old St. Peters Church image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2012
5. Old St. Peters Church
This church is listed on the National Register of Historical Places.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 310 times since then and 6 times this year. Last updated on , by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. 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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