Cortlandt Manor in Westchester County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Old St. Peters
Gen. Washington reportedly
read morning prayer here.
Was used as a hospital
for French troops, 1781-82.
Erected 2004 by Van Cortlandt Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • War, US Revolutionary.
Location. 41° 18.769′ N, 73° 54.035′ W. Marker is in Cortlandt Manor, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is on Locust Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Marker is at the entrance to Hillside Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cortlandt Manor NY 10567, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pomeroy (a few steps from this marker); Red Schoolhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); The Van Cortlandtville School (within shouting distance of this marker); 160th Anniversary of St. Peter’s (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Saint Peter’s Episcopal Church (about 400 feet away); Site of St. Peter’s Church French Soldiers of the Revolutionary War (about 400 feet away); Heroes of the American Revolution (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cortlandt Manor.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 10, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 401 times since then and 10 times this year. Last updated on May 13, 2012, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 10, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.