West Nyack in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Nyack Turnpike
Erected 1983 by Historical Society of Rockland County. Sponsored by West Nyack Lions Club.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Man-Made Features • Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the New York, Historical Society of Rockland County series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1825.
Location. 41° 5.642′ N, 73° 58.099′ W. Marker is in West Nyack, New York, in Rockland County. Marker is on West Nyack Road (Alternate New York State Route 59) near West Nyack Way, in the median. The marker is located in the triangular shaped median at the junction of West Nyack Road and West Nyack Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Nyack NY 10994, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Clarksville (approx. 0.2 miles away); Clarksville Inn (approx. 0.2 miles away); West Nyack's Last Horse Trough (approx. 0.4 miles away); Van Houten Fields (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mount Moor Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); The Old Parsonage (approx. 0.6 miles away); West Nyack World War I Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Clarkstown Reformed Church (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Nyack.
More about this marker. This section of West Nyack was once known as Clarksville.
Also see . . . Historic Documents and Maps of Nyack Turnpike. Collection of Maps and Documents relating to the Nyack Turnpike from the collection of the Historical Society of Rockland County. (Submitted on August 28, 2009, by Historical Society of Rockland County of New City, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 16, 2009, by Historical Society of Rockland County of New City, New York. This page has been viewed 2,365 times since then and 68 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 16, 2009, by Historical Society of Rockland County of New City, New York. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.