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Poughkeepsie in Dutchess County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Uppuqui-ipis-ing

 
 
Uppuqui-ipis-ing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, July 26, 2018
1. Uppuqui-ipis-ing Marker
Inscription.  Reed covered lodge by the watering place... A spring named by Indians... Source of the present name, Poughkeepsie.
 
Erected by Town of Poughkeepsie Town Board.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native AmericansSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 41° 40.69′ N, 73° 55.73′ W. Marker is in Poughkeepsie, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is on South Road (Route 9) (U.S. 9) just north of Sharon Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2760 South Road, Poughkeepsie NY 12601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Speck Zyn Kill (approx. 1.4 miles away); Southside Historic District (approx. 1˝ miles away); Soldiers Memorial Fountain (approx. 1˝ miles away); Poughkeepsie Civil War Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Glebe House (approx. 1.6 miles away); Bennett Gate (approx. 1.8 miles away); Mills Gate (approx. 1.8 miles away); Lucille P. Pattison (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Poughkeepsie.
 
Uppuqui-ipis-ing Marker image. Click for full size.
June 16, 2012
2. Uppuqui-ipis-ing Marker
Uppuqui-ipis-ing Marker next to bus pull-off. image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, July 26, 2018
3. Uppuqui-ipis-ing Marker next to bus pull-off.
Uppuqui-ipis-ing Marker next to bus pull-off.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 14, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 18, 2012. This page has been viewed 681 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on July 27, 2018, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States.   2. submitted on June 18, 2012.   3. submitted on July 27, 2018, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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