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Pawling in Dutchess County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Murrow Park

 
 
Murrow Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 24, 2009
1. Murrow Park Marker
Inscription. Originally the Burr Farm, Murrow Park was purchased by the Pawling Lions Club from Mr. & Mrs. Howard Burr and Miss Altana Burr. The Lions Club purchased the property for recreation and enjoyment by the residents of Pawling in 1965.
 
Erected by Pawling Lions Club.
 
Location. 41° 34.078′ N, 73° 36.862′ W. Marker is in Pawling, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker can be reached from Lakeside Drive near West Main Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Located on the Lions Club building in Edward R. Murrow Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Pawling NY 12564, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cole’s Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); Methodist Church (approx. ¾ mile away); Pawling Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Pawling World War I and Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Memorial Trees (approx. 0.8 miles away); Grange Hall (approx. 0.8 miles away); Lakeside Park (approx. 0.8 miles away); John L. Worden (approx. 1.1 miles away but has been reported missing). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pawling.
 
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Murrow Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 24, 2009
2. Murrow Park Marker
The marker is on the left column of the building. To the right is a stone marker of a time capsule.
The Time Capsule Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 24, 2009
3. The Time Capsule Marker
To the People of 2076.
Herein lies the history
of Pawling’s dedicated
and patriotic Americans
who have joined hands in
celebrating our nation’s
bicentennial year.
              Mike Colletti
Murrow Park Entrance image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 24, 2009
4. Murrow Park Entrance
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,026 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 29, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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