Mahopac in Putnam County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Rode horseback over this
road the night of April 26,
1777, to call out Colonel
Ludington’s regiment to
repel British at Danbury, Connecticut.
State Education Department 1935
Erected 1935 by State Education Department.
Location. 41° 22.338′ N, 73° 44.048′ W. Marker is in Mahopac, New York, in Putnam County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 6 and South Lake Blvd., on the left on U.S. 6. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 616 Route 6, Mahopac NY 10541, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Railroad Station (here, next to this marker); U.S.S. Mahopac (within shouting distance of this marker); 1941 “Lest We Forget” 1945 (approx. ¼ mile away); Korean and Vietnam War Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); God Bless Our Fallen Soldiers (approx. ¼ mile away); 1917 “Lest We Forget" 1919 Knickerbocker Ice (approx. 0.3 miles away); Thompson House (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mahopac.
Also see . . . Biography of Sibyl Ludington. A young American patriot, Sibyl Ludington is the female counterpart to the more famous Paul Revere. (Submitted on September 22, 2009.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 20, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 862 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on September 20, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. 2. submitted on April 10, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 3. submitted on September 20, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. 4. submitted on April 10, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 5, 6. submitted on October 18, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.