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Gretta Moulton Gate

 
 
Gretta Moulton Gate Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 2012
1. Gretta Moulton Gate Marker
Inscription. Gretta Moulton Was a Heroine of the Environmental Movement That Saved High Rock Park in 1965. An Inspired Leader of Early Efforts to Preserve the Greenbelt, She was also a Trustee of the Staten Island Institute of the Arts and Sciences and the Founder of the Friends of High Rock Park. This Parkland Affirms in Perpetuity the profound Effect of her Devotion to Conservation of Our Natural Resources.

Design: Bradford M. Greene
Erected by: Philip Lloyd Rampulla
New York City Department of Parks & Recreation
Henry J. Stern, Commissioner
Dedicated Fall 1995 by:
The Greenbelt Conservancy, Inc.

 
Erected 1995 by The Greenbelt Conservancy, Inc.
 
Location. 40° 35.067′ N, 74° 7.501′ W. Marker is in Staten Island, New York, in Richmond County. Marker can be reached from Nevada Avenue. Touch for map. The marker is in High Rock Park. Marker is in this post office area: Staten Island NY 10306, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rose and Crown Tavern (approx. 0.7 miles away); New Dorp, S.I. Honor Roll (approx. 0.7 miles away); St. Andrew’s Church (approx. 1.4 miles away); Church of Saint Andrew
The Gretta Moulton Gate image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 2012
2. The Gretta Moulton Gate
High Rock Park
(approx. 1.4 miles away); Relatives of Elizabeth Bayley Seton (approx. 1.4 miles away); Patriots under Gen. Mercer (approx. 1.4 miles away); Church of St. Andrew (approx. 1.4 miles away); Site of 18th century structures (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Staten Island.
 
Categories. EnvironmentHorticulture & Forestry
 
The Staten Island Greenbelt image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 2012
3. The Staten Island Greenbelt
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 3, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 31, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 60 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 31, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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