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Philips Smith Farm

 
 
Philips Smith Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 19, 2009
1. Philips Smith Farm Marker
Inscription.
Philips Smith Farm
288 acres, first rented in 1775,
then purchased in 1816 through
forfeiture land sales for his service in the Revolutionary War;
sold by Arthur Smith in 1918.

Allan Warnecke, Historian Town of Carmel 2002

 
Erected 2002 by Town of Carmel.
 
Location. 41° 26.023′ N, 73° 42.853′ W. Marker is in Kent, New York, in Putnam County. Marker is on Carmel-Kent Cliffs half a mile north of Hickory Nut Hill Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Carmel NY 10512, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Putnam County's First Park (approx. 0.7 miles away); Putnam County Veterans Monument (approx. 0.7 miles away); In Honor of All Native American Veterans (approx. 0.7 miles away); Cobra AH-1G/S/F Helicopter (approx. 0.7 miles away); M-60A3 Main Battle Tank (approx. 0.7 miles away); Carver Bridge (approx. 1.1 miles away); Old Baptist (approx. 1.8 miles away); Elisha Cole (approx. 1.8 miles away).
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
Philips Smith Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 19, 2009
2. Philips Smith Farm Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 24, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 658 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 24, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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