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Suffern in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Horse Watering Trough

 
 
Horse Watering Trough Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 29, 2009
1. Horse Watering Trough Marker
Inscription.
Located at the center of
Laffayette & Orange Avenue in the
Late 1800ís. Built at the
Hillburn Granite Quarry, by
James Rice Sr., father of
James Rice Mayor of Suffern for
16 years.

Donated by:
The Mayor and the Zeck Family
Suffern Chamber Restoration Program

 
Location. 41° 6.902′ N, 74° 8.98′ W. Marker is in Suffern, New York, in Rockland County. Marker is at the intersection of Lafayette Avenue and Washington Avenue, on the left when traveling east on Lafayette 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. Soldierís Monument (a few steps from this marker); This Cannon “Independence” (within shouting distance of this marker); Rochambeauís Encampment (within shouting distance of this marker); Suffernís Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); 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. 1.1 miles away in New Jersey). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Suffern.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Suffern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 29, 2009
2. Suffern Marker
Marker on Lafayette Avenue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 29, 2009
3. Marker on Lafayette Avenue
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 780 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 29, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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