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West Haverstraw in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Crossroads

 
 
Crossroads Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, May 7, 2016
1. Crossroads Marker
Inscription.  
Washington led his army
from Kings Ferry to this
spot at which they divided
to march south and west
U.S. Bicentennial

 
Erected by New York State.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary.
 
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 41° 13.072′ N, 73° 59.188′ W. Marker was in West Haverstraw, New York, in Rockland County. Marker was on S Liberty Drive (U.S. 9 W), on the right when traveling south. Marker is located in front of the Helen Hayes Hospital. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: West Haverstraw NY 10993, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Treason House (here, next to this marker); Washington Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); Col. A. H. Hay (approx. Ό mile away); Stony Point 9-11 Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Stony Point Cannon Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Stony Point Veterans Monument
Crossroads Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, May 7, 2016
2. Crossroads Marker
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(approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Stony Point Veterans Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away); Calico Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Haverstraw.
 
Additional commentary.
1. Missing marker
Last week I found the cement base and post but no marker.
    — Submitted December 15, 2019, by Thomas Stonum of Jacksonville, Florida.
 
Marker in West Haverstraw image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, May 7, 2016
3. Marker in West Haverstraw
During the Revolutionary War, Washington's army passed this place when marching from New England to points south.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 17, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 7, 2016, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 402 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 7, 2016, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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Oct. 5, 2022