Wingdale in Dutchess County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
New York State
Explored by Dutch, 1609,
Settled by Dutch, 1624;
Under English Rule After
1664. Named for Duke of
York, Later King James II
Erected 1935 by NY State Education Department.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Colonial Era. A significant historical year for this entry is 1609.
Location. 41° 38.675′ N, 73° 31.185′ W. Marker is in Wingdale, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is on New York State Route 55 0.1 miles west of Hoyt Road, on the right when traveling east. Located where Rt 55 crosses the state line. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wingdale NY 12594, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gaylordsville World War II Monument (approx. 1.9 miles away in Connecticut); Clove Road Camp (approx. 2.2 miles away); Masiero – Winship Post 1811 Veterans Monument (approx. 2.3 miles away); Oblong Meeting House (approx. 4.7 miles away); The First Oblong Friends Meeting House Sherman (approx. 4.7 miles away in Connecticut); Sherman Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.8 miles away in Connecticut); Sherman World War I Memorial (approx. 4.8 miles away in Connecticut). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wingdale.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 2, 2013, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 485 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 2, 2013, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.