New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
to the horses that shared
in valor and devotion
and with mighty speed
bore on the rescue.
under the auspices of the
for the Prevention
of cruelty to
Erected 1927 by American Society for the Prevention of cruelty to animals.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Animals. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1927.
Location. 40° 47.919′ N, 73° 58.398′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Riverside Drive and W 100th Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10025, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Firemen’s Memorial (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Firemen’s Memorial (a few steps from this marker); John Merven Carrere Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gershwin Family Residence (approx. 0.2 miles away); Humphrey DeForest BogartTeresa Carreño (approx. ¼ mile away); Shinran Shonin (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Shinran Shonin (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Also see . . . Firemen's Horses Memorial Tablet. Official NYC Parks description. (Submitted on April 9, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 9, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 31, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 532 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 31, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.