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

Trial of Andre

 
 
Trial of Andre Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 23, 2008
1. Trial of Andre Marker
Inscription. The British spy Andre, was found guilty, in the Dutch Church which stood, in 1780, on the side of this edifice.
 
Erected 1932 by NY State Education Department.
 
Location. 41° 1.341′ N, 73° 56.87′ W. Marker is in Tappan, New York, in Rockland County. Marker is at the intersection of Kings Highway and Washington Street, on the right when traveling north on Kings Highway. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tappan NY 10983, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Reformed Dutch Church of Tappan (here, next to this marker); Tappan World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); The First Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Blauvelt House (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Morris Bartow House (within shouting distance of this marker); Third Continental Light Dragoons (within shouting distance of this marker); “76 House” (within shouting distance of this marker); The Old 76 House (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Tappan.
 
Also see . . .  The Death of John Andre. Spy Letters of the American Revolution. (Submitted on April 23, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Marker at Dutch Church image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 23, 2008
2. Marker at Dutch Church
The Reformed Dutch Church of Tappan served as a Military Hospital and prison during the Revolution.
 
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Reformed Dutch Church of Tappan image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 23, 2008
3. Reformed Dutch Church of Tappan
Maj. John Andre, who conspired with Benedict Arnold for the capture of West Point, was convicted of treason at this site. He was later executed.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,008 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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