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Hurley in Ulster County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Old Guard House

 
 
Old Guard House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2012
1. Old Guard House Marker
Inscription.
Lieut. David Taylor,
British spy, was
confined in this house and
hanged on an apple tree,
October 18, 1777

 
Erected 1938 by New York State.
 
Location. 41° 55.555′ N, 74° 3.83′ W. Marker is in Hurley, New York, in Ulster County. Marker is on Main Street (County Route 29), on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hurley NY 12443, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Old Guard House (here, next to this marker); Hurley Main Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Hurley Roadbed (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Mine Road (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stone Road (about 400 feet away); Van Deusen House (about 500 feet away); Col. Charles De Witt (about 500 feet away); General Washington (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Hurley.
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Marker on Main Street in Hurley image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2012
2. Marker on Main Street in Hurley
Old Guard House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2012
3. Old Guard House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 268 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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