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Pelham Manor in Westchester County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

This Mile Stone

 
 
This Mile Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 19, 2010
1. This Mile Stone Marker
Inscription.  
was originally erected in 1804
to mark the distance of 17 miles
from New York City Hall
by the way of
The New Boston Post Road
This monument was re-erected by the
Daughters of American Revolution
Knapp Chapter
Pelham New York
April 30, 1937

 
Erected 1937 by Daughters of American Revolution, Knapp Chapter, Pelham New York.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraRoads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
 
Location. 40° 53.731′ N, 73° 48.431′ W. Marker is in Pelham Manor, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is at the intersection of Boston Post Road (U.S. 1) and Esplanade, on the right when traveling west on Boston Post Road. Marker is located on the median of Esplanade. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pelham NY 10803, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of Pelham (approx. 0.4 miles away); “Pelham Dale” (approx. half a mile away); Colonel Philip Pell
Marker in Pelham Manor image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 19, 2010
2. Marker in Pelham Manor
(approx. 0.6 miles away); The Old Boston Road (approx. 0.6 miles away); Glover’s Brigade Encampment (approx. ¾ mile away); Patriots of the American Revolution (approx. one mile away); In Memory of the Underhills (approx. one mile away); St. Paul’s Church, Eastchester (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pelham Manor.
 
Also see . . .  Boston Post Road. Wikipedia entry (Submitted on February 22, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 
 
Marker on Boston Post Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 19, 2010
3. Marker on Boston Post Road
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 22, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 19, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,032 times since then and 20 times this year. Last updated on February 22, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 19, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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