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Hudson in Columbia County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Columbia County

 
 
Columbia County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 21, 2012
1. Columbia County Marker
Inscription.
Separated from Albany Co.
April 4, 1786. Name -
from Columbus, discoverer
of America.

 
Erected 1936 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 13.232′ N, 73° 49.902′ W. Marker is in Hudson, New York, in Columbia County. Marker is on Rhinebeck-Hudson Road (New York State Route 23), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located just east of the Rip Van Winkle Bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Hudson NY 12534, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Olana Viewshed (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Burns-Curran Maintenance Facility (approx. 1.3 miles away); Uncle Sam Bridge (approx. 1.9 miles away); Stone House (approx. 1.9 miles away); Uncle Sam (approx. 1.9 miles away); Martin Van Buren (approx. 1.9 miles away); Capt. Joseph Allen (approx. 2.7 miles away); Athens Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away).
 
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Columbia County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 21, 2012
2. Columbia County Marker
Columbia County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 21, 2012
3. Columbia County Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 21, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 364 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 21, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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