Port Jervis in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1936 by State Education Department.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical date for this entry is July 20, 1779.
Location. 41° 22.769′ N, 74° 39.247′ W. Marker is in Port Jervis, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Neversink Drive (County Route 80). Northeast of Port Jarvis Golf Course. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Port Jervis NY 12771, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Indian Raid (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Indian Raid (approx. 0.4 miles away); Painted Aprons (approx. 0.4 miles away); Camp Site (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Indian Raid (approx. one mile away); Decker Fort (approx. 1.1 miles away); Old Mine Road (approx. 1½ miles away); Oldest Church (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Jervis.
More about this marker. There are 2 markers in situ for Wihlahoosa Cave. Original marker is on Schoolhouse Road & the newer 2nd is directly on Neversink Drive.
Credits. This page was last revised on March 1, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 28, 2012, by Bruce T. Crandall of Goshen, New York. This page has been viewed 1,062 times since then and 61 times this year. Last updated on March 1, 2021, by Judy Gumaer Testa of Port Jervis, New York. Photo 1. submitted on February 28, 2012, by Bruce T. Crandall of Goshen, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.