“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Forestburgh in Sullivan County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)


Formerly Called Trotters

Hartwood Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tara Buckstad-Russo, July 20, 2012
1. Hartwood Marker
Inscription.  Hartwood, Formerly called "Trotters" from a tannery on this site. Renamed by an early settler, Clowes,in honor of his wife's father, Reverend Hart.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers.
Location. 41° 32.121′ N, 74° 40.916′ W. Marker is in Forestburgh, New York, in Sullivan County. Marker is on County Route 48 just east of Cold Spring Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Forestburgh NY 12777, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stephen Crane’s Pond (approx. 0.2 miles away); Handy Family (approx. 1.4 miles away); Town Hall Site (approx. 2.2 miles away); Here Stood Gillman's Depot (approx. 2.6 miles away); Oakland Valley School District #3 (approx. 3.1 miles away); Indian Raid (approx. 3.1 miles away); Log Cabin (approx. 3½ miles away); Here Stood one of the Stage Coach Stations (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Forestburgh.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 24, 2012, by Tara Buckstad-Russo of Forestburgh, New York. This page has been viewed 336 times since then and 21 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on July 24, 2012, by Tara Buckstad-Russo of Forestburgh, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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