Hastings-on-Hudson in Westchester County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Battle of Edgar's Lane
Sept. 30, 1778 Continental Dragoons Under Maj. Henry Lee killed 23 Hessians on a Marauding Expedition. Battle Waged Here to Ravine
Erected 1932 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 September 30, 1839.
Location. 40° 59.919′ N, 73° 52.879′ W. Marker is in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway (U.S. 9) and Edgar's Lane, on the right when traveling north on Broadway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hastings on Hudson NY 10706, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Draper Park (approx. half a mile away); Willow Point (approx. 0.9 miles away); Dobbs Ferry Memorial Park (approx. 1.1 miles away); Dobbs Ferry Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Skunk Hollow (approx. 1.6 miles away); Westchester County (approx. 1.8 miles away); Ardsley World War I Honor Roll (approx. 2 miles away); Palisades Historic District (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hastings-on-Hudson.
Also see . . . On This Day in History - September 30, 1778 - The Battle of Edgar's Lane. Revolutionary War and Beyond Website entry (Submitted on March 20, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
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