Kingston in Ulster County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
when founded in 1774
Partially burned by British troops
October 16th, 1777
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1917.
Location. 41° 56.016′ N, 74° 1.268′ W. Marker is in Kingston, New York, in Ulster County. Marker is at the intersection of Crown Street and John Street, on the right when traveling south on Crown Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kingston NY 12401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Four Corners (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Kingston Academy (a few steps from this marker); Burning of Kingston (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Judge Lucas Elmendorf Mansion (about 400 feet away); The Pike Plan (about 400 feet away); Sojourner Truth (about 400 feet away); Beginning of the State of New York (about 400 feet away); The Stockade Historic District (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kingston.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 13, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 401 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 13, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.