Armonk in Westchester County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
militia headquarters 1779.
First town post office and
North Castle town meeting
place, 1798 – 1850.
Erected 1976 by Town of North Castle.
Location. 41° 7.565′ N, 73° 41.644′ W. Marker is in Armonk, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is on Bedford Road (New York State Route 22) 0.1 miles east of Byram Lake Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Armonk NY 10504, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mile Square (approx. 0.9 miles away); North Castle Veterans Memorial (approx. one mile away); This Flame of Freedom (approx. one mile away); North Castle World War I Memorial (approx. one mile away); Lockheed T-33 (approx. 3.4 miles away); Reuben Wright’s Mill (approx. 3.9 miles away); Reuben Wright’s Mills (approx. 3.9 miles away); The Old North Castle Church (approx. 5 miles away).
Regarding Smith’s Tavern. Smith's Tavern was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on September 15, 1983.
Smith's Tavern, on Bedford Road in Armonk, is believed to have been built in the late
Since 1974, the building has belonged to the North Castle Historical Society and is now open to the public as a museum.
Also see . . . The Town of North Castle. The town's website has links outlining the history of the town. (Submitted on November 18, 2009.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • War, US Revolutionary •
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