Staten Island in Richmond County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
August 22, 1777
Routed British Provincials
at Deckerís Ferry Nearby
Staten Island Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
Rededicated April 1998
Erected 1930 by Daughters of the American Revolution, Staten Island Chapter.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 40° 38.247′ N, 74° 7.933′ W. Marker is in Staten Island, New York, in Richmond County. Marker is on Park Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located in Veterans Park. Marker is in this post office area: Staten Island NY 10302, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Founding of the Dutch Church (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Reformed Protestant Dutch Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Five Brothers (approx. 0.2 miles away); Burial Place (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. James Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Faber Park and Pool Egbert Square (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Pelton House (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Staten Island.
Also see . . . Veterans Park. New York City Department of Parks & Recreation website. (Submitted on May 16, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 16, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 777 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 16, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.