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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. Marker is located just east of the Rip Van Winkle Bridge. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hudson NY 12534, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Columbia County (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Olana Viewshed (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Olana Viewshed (about 800 feet away); Frederick Church and Olana (approx. mile away); a different marker also named Columbia County (approx. 0.3 miles away); Studio and Viewshed (approx. 0.4 miles away); Kitchen Garden (approx. half a mile away); Icehouse (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hudson.
 
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Columbia County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 21, 2012
2. Columbia County Marker
Political Subdivisions
 
Columbia County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 21, 2012
3. Columbia County Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on August 19, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 21, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 393 times since then and 31 times this year. Last updated on August 11, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 21, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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