Beacon in Dutchess County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Hudson River. During Rev.
supplies for troops in
Newburg & N.J. from New
England brought across River.
Erected 1935 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 41° 30.28′ N, 73° 59.024′ W. Marker is in Beacon, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is at the intersection of Beekman Street and Ferry Street, on the right when traveling south on Beekman Street. Touch for map. Marker is located near the Beacon Station of Metro North Railroad. Marker is in this post office area: Beacon NY 12508, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Few (approx. 0.2 miles away); Burial Site (approx. ¼ mile away); Bicentennial Washington (approx. 0.8 miles away); City of Beacon (approx. 0.9 miles away); Howland Center (approx. one mile away); Dedication of Newburgh Landing (approx. 1.1 miles away); Christopher Columbus (approx. 1.1 miles away); Newburgh's Neighborhood Preservation Began on This Street (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Beacon.
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 10, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 493 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 10, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.