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

Copake Iron Works

 
 
Copake Iron Works Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, June 22, 2019
1. Copake Iron Works Marker
Inscription.  
Designated National Heritage Area in2016. Part of the Hudson River Valley Heritage area recognized by U.S. Congress in 1996.
 
Erected 2017 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 125.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation series list.
 
Location. 42° 7.164′ N, 73° 30.938′ W. Marker is in Copake Falls, New York, in Columbia County. Marker is on Valley View Road, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Copake Falls NY 12517, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pomeroy Homes (a few steps from this marker); Site of Pomeroy Houses (a few steps from this marker); Blast Furnace & Charging Deck (within shouting distance of this marker); Isaac Chesbrough House (within shouting distance of this marker); Pomeroy (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Charcoal Blast Furnace Operations (about 400
Copake Iron Works Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, June 22, 2019
2. Copake Iron Works Marker
feet away); a different marker also named Copake Iron Works (about 400 feet away); Blowing Engine House (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Copake Falls.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 29, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 27, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 62 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 27, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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