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

Skirmish of Heathcote Hill

 
 
Skirmish of Heathcote Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 19, 2010
1. Skirmish of Heathcote Hill Marker
Inscription.  
Gen. Washington sent 750
men to attack 400 Queen’s
Rangers encamped here in
the pre-dawn Oct. 22, 1776

 
Erected by New York State.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary.
 
Location. 40° 56.792′ N, 73° 44.217′ W. Marker is in Mamaroneck, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is at the intersection of Fenimore Road and Cortlandt Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Fenimore Road. Marker is located in front of St. John’s Lutheran Church. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mamaroneck NY 10543, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sept. 23, 1661 (approx. ¼ mile away); World War I Monument 1917-1919 (approx. 1½ miles away); Boston Post Road Historic District (approx. 1.8 miles away); Boston Post Road (approx. 1.8 miles away); Rye Meeting House (approx. 2.7 miles away); The Purdy Burying Ground
Mamaroneck Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 19, 2010
2. Mamaroneck Marker
(approx. 2.9 miles away); African Cemetery 1860-1964 (approx. 3 miles away); Playland Amusement Park (approx. 3.3 miles away).
 
Marker on Fenimore Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 19, 2010
3. Marker on Fenimore Road
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 19, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,053 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 19, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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