Chester in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Placed on the National Register of Historic Places for its part in the settlement and history of the Town of Chester, New York
Settled 1731 by Roe family.
Location. 41° 19.574′ N, 74° 16.829′ W. Marker is in Chester, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Kings Highway (County Route 13) 0.3 miles north of Well Sweep Lane, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1568 Kings Highway, Sugar Loaf NY 10981, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sugar Loaf School District #4 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Sugar Loaf Community of Craftsmen (approx. half a mile away); Pet Cemetery (approx. 0.7 miles away); Hambletonian (approx. 1.4 miles away); Chester Militia (approx. 2.1 miles away); Yelverton Inn (approx. 2.1 miles away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. 2.1 miles away); First Post Office in Chester (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chester.
Also see . . . Wikipedia Article - Fury Brook Farm. (Submitted on November 23, 2009.)
Categories. • Agriculture • Colonial Era • Notable Places •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 20, 2009, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. This page has been viewed 672 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 20, 2009, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.