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Montgomery in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Wardís Bridge

 
 
Wardís Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, October 8, 2009
1. Wardís Bridge Marker
Inscription. Early name of Montgomery. James Ward built a bridge near this site, mid 1700s for access to his grist mill, nearby, now gone.
 
Location. 41° 31.722′ N, 74° 14.308′ W. Marker is in Montgomery, New York, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of Ward St (New York State Route 17K) and Elizabeth St, Bridge St & Ward St on Ward St. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2 Bridge St, Montgomery NY 12549, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Pleasure Ground (approx. 0.6 miles away); Montgomery House (approx. 1.3 miles away); Mastadon Dig 1800 (approx. 1.4 miles away); German Town (approx. 1.4 miles away); Smith Homestead (approx. 1.6 miles away); “Colored Cemetery" (approx. 1.8 miles away); Walden House (approx. 3.4 miles away); Riverside Farm (approx. 3.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montgomery.
 
Categories. Bridges & ViaductsColonial Era
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 8, 2009, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. This page has been viewed 567 times since then and 29 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on October 8, 2009, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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