Nyack in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Rockland Brink's Robbery
All the suspects were apprehended. Subsequent trials held in Goshen and White Plains led to their convictions.
Police Chiefs Assoc. of Rockland County
Erected 2009 by Rockland County Patrolmen's Benevolent Assoc., Police Chiefs Assoc. of Rockland County.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Heroes. In New York, Historical Society of Rockland County series list. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1882.
Location. 41° 5.683′ N, 73° 56.163′ W. Marker is in Nyack, New York, in Rockland County. Marker is at the intersection of Mountainview Avenue and New York State Route 59, on the right when traveling north on Mountainview Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nyack NY 10960, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1 Mile To Nyack (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic Underground Railroad (approx. 0.4 miles away); Oak Hill Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Historic Underground Railroad (approx. 0.7 miles away); Stephen Rowe Bradley Sr. Park (approx. ¾ mile away); Hopper House (approx. one mile away); First Reformed Church of Nyack (approx. one mile away); Couch Court (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nyack.
Also see . . . Brink's robbery (1981) on Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 27, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 27, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 2,177 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 27, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.