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Philipstown in Putnam County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Army Camp

½ Mile →

 
 
Army Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, January 16, 2014
1. Army Camp Marker
Inscription.
While West Point defences
were being built 1781
the Connecticut Line
encamped along the brook.

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 41° 24.45′ N, 73° 56.01′ W. Marker is in Philipstown, New York, in Putnam County. Marker is on Bear Mountain Beacon Hwy (New York State Route 9D) south of Beverly Warren Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located about 1½ miles south of Cold Spring. Marker is in this post office area: Cold Spring NY 10516, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Redoubt 5 (approx. 0.9 miles away); Gravel Hill Battery (approx. 0.9 miles away); West Point Foundry Archaeological Site (approx. 0.9 miles away); The West Point Foundry (approx. 0.9 miles away); From Forest to Factory to Forest (approx. 0.9 miles away); The 1865 Office Building (approx. 0.9 miles away); Boring Mill Overlook (approx. 0.9 miles away); Foundry Brook (approx. one mile away).
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Army Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 10, 2009
2. Army Camp Marker
Army Camp Marker looking north along NYS Rte. 9D. image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, April 27, 2012
3. Army Camp Marker looking north along NYS Rte. 9D.
Army Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 10, 2009
4. Army Camp Marker
Marker on Bear Mountain Beacon Hwy image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 10, 2009
5. Marker on Bear Mountain Beacon Hwy
This photo is looking south on Route 9D.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 10, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 533 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on January 17, 2014, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   2. submitted on July 10, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   3. submitted on April 30, 2012, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States.   4, 5. submitted on July 10, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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