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Original Shoreline Marker 1766

 
 
Original Shoreline 1766 Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
1. Original Shoreline 1766 Marker
Inscription. You are standing on the former Hudson River shore. The rocky beach was filled in for docks and landings for ships which would off load goods onto this original wooden block sidewalk.

Watch your step?

James Brown House est. 1817
 
Erected by Carlsberg Brewing Company.
 
Location. 40° 43.567′ N, 74° 0.567′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on 326 Spring Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10013, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James Brown House (here, next to this marker); House of Leonard Lispenard (approx. 0.2 miles away); C.F. Martin & Co. Guitars (approx. mile away); 203 Prince Street (approx. 0.4 miles away); No. 48 Commerce Street (approx. 0.4 miles away); 38 Commerce Street (approx. 0.4 miles away); 36 Commerce Street (approx. 0.4 miles away); Edna St. Vincent Millay (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
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Original Shoreline 1766 Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
2. Original Shoreline 1766 Marker
Plaque is in front of the smoking area of "The Ear Inn" a local watering hole (pub).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 6, 2009, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 613 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 6, 2009, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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