Garrison in Putnam County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
built in 1776 – 1777 to
defend the highlands,
stood on the hill to
the north, above here.
New York State Department of Education 1932
Replaced by Putnam County Historian 2001
Erected 2001 by Putnam County Historian.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1776.
Location. 41° 22.552′ N, 73° 56.599′ W. Marker is in Garrison, New York, in Putnam County. Marker is on Cat Rock Road (New York State Route 403) east of Bear Mountain Beacon Hwy (New York State Route 9D), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Garrison NY 10524, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mandeville’s (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Garrison Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Arnold’s Flight (approx. 0.7 miles away); Connecticut Camps (approx. 0.8 miles away); Robinson House (approx. 0.8 Beverley Robinson’s House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Andre Cavaro Lucas (approx. one mile away); USMA Class of 1954 Memorial (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Garrison.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 10, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,288 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 10, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 4. submitted on August 11, 2014, by Steven Paul Mark of New York, New York.