New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
This eternal flame was ignited on September 11, 2002 in honor of all those who were lost. Their spirit and sacrifice will never be forgotten.
Location. Marker has been reported permanently removed. It was located near 40° 42.247′ N, 74° 0.913′ W. Marker was in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker could be reached from State Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located in the center of Battery Park. Marker was in this post office area: New York NY 10004, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Netherlands Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Netherlands Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); John Ericsson Statue (within shouting John Ericsson (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic Battery Park & Castle Clinton (within shouting distance of this marker); Salvation Army (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Honor of Peter Caesar Alberti (about 300 feet away); Beaver’s Path (was about 300 feet away but has been reported permanently removed. ). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. The Sphere has been moved to a new location; the Eternal Flame is no longer
Also see . . . September 11, 2001 – New York News & Features. An archive of articles related to the September 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center in New York. (Submitted on November 25, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Notable Events •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 8, 2018. This page originally submitted on November 25, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 900 times since then. Last updated on December 6, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 25, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.