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Kingston Academy

 
 
Kingston Academy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 1, 2012
1. Kingston Academy Marker

Inscription.
Founded 1774 Erected on present site 1830
Rebuilt 1883

Wm. M. Hayes E. M. Brigham W.E. Ostrandes E.L. Westbrook J.S.Burhans Chas. Reynolds H.D. Baldwin Aug. Schepmoes D.C. Overbaugh M.T. Winchell

Architect:
Charles W. Romeyn

Builders:
Wm. B. Mickens, Carpenter: Burger & Darling, masons.
C.D. Rosa, painter

 
Location. 41° 55.949′ N, 74° 0.913′ W. Marker is in Kingston, New York, in Ulster County. Marker is at the intersection of Clinton Avenue and Albany Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Clinton Avenue. Click for map. Marker is located at the northwest corner of Academy Green Park. Marker is in this post office area: Kingston NY 12401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stuyvesant Indian Treaty (here, next to this marker); Academy Green Statues (within shouting distance of this marker); Van Keuren Homestead (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fair Street Church (about 700 feet away); New York State Assembly (about 700 feet away); Bogardus Tavern (about 700
Kingston Academy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 1, 2012
2. Kingston Academy Marker
feet away); Old Blockhouse (about 800 feet away); One Hundred and Twentieth Infantry New York Volunteers (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Kingston.
 
Categories. Education
 
Marker on Academy Green Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 1, 2012
3. Marker on Academy Green Park
The Kingston Academy was located on the ground seen in the background.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 233 times since then and 21 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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