Beacon in Dutchess County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Hudson River. During Rev.
supplies for troops in
Newburg & N.J. from New
England brought across River.
Erected 1935 by New York State Education Department.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary.
Location. 41° 30.28′ N, 73° 59.024′ W. Marker is in Beacon, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is at the intersection of Beekman Street and Ferry Street, on the right when traveling south on Beekman Street. Marker is located near the Beacon Station of Metro North Railroad. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Beacon NY 12508, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Few (approx. 0.2 miles away); Burial Site (approx. ¼ mile away); Margaret Fuller (approx. 0.4 miles away); Welcome to Beacon (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lewis Tompkins Hose Company (approx. half a mile away); J. Robert Cramer (approx. half a mile away); Bicentennial WashingtonCity of Beacon Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Beacon.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 10, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 591 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 10, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.