Sleepy Hollow in Westchester County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Philips Manor was an 18th-century milling, farming and trading complex owned by the Loyalist Philipse family, tenanted by farmers, and operated by enslaved men, women and children.
Revolutionary War Heritage Trail
Erected by New York State.
Location. 41° 5.273′ N, 73° 51.754′ W. Marker is in Sleepy Hollow, New York, in Westchester County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of N Broadway (U.S. 9) and Pocantico Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 381 N Broadway, Tarrytown NY 10591, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Headless Horseman Bridge (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Our Union Soldiers (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Old Dutch Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); “The Memorial Church of Washington Irving” (approx. 0.4 miles away); Tarrytown World War II Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Gold Star Mothers Korean & Viet Nam Memorial Monuments (approx. 0.4 miles away); Andre Captured (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sleepy Hollow.
More about this marker. The marker features a map of New York State with Revolutionary War Heritage Trail Sites indicated. It has a caption of “The Revolutionary War Heritage Trail links historic sites that tell the story of New York’s decisive role in America’s fight for independence.”
Also see . . .
1. Philipsburg Manor. Historic Hudson Valley website. (Submitted on July 2, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Philipsburg Manor Upper Mills. Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area. (Submitted on July 2, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • African Americans • Colonial Era • Notable Places • War, US Revolutionary •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 2, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,159 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 2, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.