Port Jervis in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
engineer who built D and H
Canal. Indian name
Maghaghkamik or Minisink.
First settler, 1690.
Erected by City of Port Jervis.
Location. 41° 22.491′ N, 74° 41.603′ W. Marker is in Port Jervis, New York, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of Pike Street and Front Street, on the left when traveling north on Pike Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Port Jervis NY 12771, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Banach Olympic Circle (within shouting distance of this marker); Toll House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Canal Basin (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Crane House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mid – Delaware (approx. 0.4 miles away in Pennsylvania); Delaware River (approx. 0.4 miles away in Pennsylvania); Tow Path (approx. 0.4 miles away); Oldest Church (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Jervis.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 5, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 685 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 5, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.