New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
John Wolfe Ambrose
Dedicated by the City of New York to John Wolfe Ambrose for whom the Deep Sea Channel is Named
His vision, scientific knowledge and indefatigable courage aided in making New York the greatest Sea Port of the World
Location. 40° 42.147′ N, 74° 0.841′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on State Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. The marker is in Battery Park. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10004, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. New York Unearthed / The Shrine of Elizabeth Ann Seton (a few steps from this marker); Watson House (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort George (within shouting distance of this marker); This Ancient Cannon (within shouting distance of this marker); Birthplace of Herman Melville (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing. ); Petrus Stuyvesant’s Great House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); East Coast Memorial (about 600 feet away); First Church on Manhattan Island (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Categories. • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 63 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 15, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.