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

Edmonston House

 
 
Edmonston House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, November 8, 2009
1. Edmonston House Marker
Inscription. Built in 1755, by William Edmonston, used as a hqts for Generalís St. Clair and Gates in 1782-83 and as a medical staff headquarters during the army encampments at New Windsor
 
Erected by New Windsor Town Historian.
 
Location. 41° 27.201′ N, 74° 3.682′ W. Marker is in New Windsor, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on New York State Route 94 0.2 miles from New York State Route 32, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1042 Route 94, New Windsor NY 12553, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Vails Gate, N.Y. (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Ellison Gristmill (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Kingís Highway (approx. 0.6 miles away); Knox Headquarters (approx. 0.7 miles away); Freedom Road (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Forge (approx. 1.2 miles away); Brewster Forge Site (approx. 1.2 miles away); Purple Heart Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Windsor.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia entry for the Edmonston House. (Submitted on November 11, 2009, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States.)
 
Categories. Notable PersonsPatriots & PatriotismSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Edmonston House image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, November 8, 2009
2. Edmonston House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 8, 2009, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. This page has been viewed 688 times since then and 32 times this year. Last updated on November 11, 2009, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 8, 2009, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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