Beekman in Dutchess County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Of Col. James Vanderburgh
5 th Regiment D. C. Militia
Friend and Host of Gen.
George Washington, Visitor
Here During the Revolution
Erected 1976 by Beekman Historical Society.
Location. 41° 36.841′ N, 73° 40.679′ W. Marker is in Beekman, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is at the intersection of Church Street and Connecting Road, on the left when traveling north on Church Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Poughquag NY 12570, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Burying Ground (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Old Upper Road (approx. ¼ mile away); The Mill House (approx. 1.2 miles away); Pawling Beekman Turnpike (approx. 2.3 miles away); The West Mountain Mission (approx. 2.4 miles away); Potters Corners Burying Ground (approx. 3.7 miles away); Home of Capt. George Brinckerhoff (approx. 4½ miles away); Storm – Adriance - Brinckerhoff (approx. 4½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Beekman.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary •
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