Near Garrison in Putnam County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
House, where Benedict
Arnold, his treason disclosed,
fled from his wife and baby
to the British ship Vulture.
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 41° 21.896′ N, 73° 56.985′ W. Marker was near Garrison, New York, in Putnam County. Marker was on Bear Mountain Beacon Hwy (New York State Route 9D) north of Lawes Lane, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker was 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 location. Beverley Robinson’s House (here, next to this marker); Arnold’s Flight (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sugar Loaf (approx. 0.4 miles away); South Redoubt (approx. 0.8 miles away); Mandeville’s (approx. 0.8 miles away); USMA Class of 1954 Memorial Andre Cavaro Lucas (approx. 0.8 miles away); Harriman Family (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Garrison.
1. Marker Missing- Renovation
We looked for this marker on October 21, 2023. The marker was not there, but was replaced (temporarily I believe) by a blue marker that said that the original marker has been removed for renovation. We did not see any replacement date given.
— Submitted October 23, 2023, by Lea Bishop of Hopewell Junction, New York.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 23, 2023. It was originally submitted on September 24, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,202 times since then and 184 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 16, 2014, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 2, 3. submitted on September 24, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.