Suffern in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
a noted hostelry of
• General •
• July 15th to 20th, 1777 •
Colonel Aaron Burr
commanding the troops
guarding the Ramapo Pass
Erected 1924 by Rockland County Society.
Marker series. This marker is included in the George Washington Slept Here, and the New York, Historical Society of Rockland County marker series.
Location. 41° 6.912′ N, 74° 8.96′ W. Marker is in Suffern, New York, in Rockland County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Avenue and Lafayette Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Washington Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Suffern NY 10901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Horse Watering Trough (within shouting distance of this marker); Soldier’s Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); This Cannon “Independence” (within shouting distance of this marker); Rochambeau’s Encampment (within shouting Suffern Grammar School (approx. 0.2 miles away); Suffern's Depot, 1841-1941 (approx. 0.4 miles away); American Brake Shoe Foundry (approx. 0.8 miles away in New Jersey); Hopper Gristmill Site (approx. 1.2 miles away in New Jersey). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Suffern.
Categories. • Notable Places • War, US Revolutionary •
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