Yorktown Heights in Westchester County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Only surviving structure in Westchester County which was held by General Washington's Troops continuously throughout the War for Independence serving as a command post
Westchester County Tricentennial
1683 - 1983
Location. 41° 14.81′ N, 73° 47.019′ W. Marker is in Yorktown Heights, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is at the intersection of Croton Heights Road and Davenport Lane, on the left when traveling west on Croton Heights Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 648 Croton Heights Road, Yorktown Heights NY 10598, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Yorktown World War II Monument (approx. 1.5 miles away); Yorktown Korean and Vietnam Wars Monument (approx. 1.5 miles away); Yorktown World War I Monument (approx. 1.5 miles away); French Hill (approx. 2.2 miles away); Yorktown Church (approx. 3.5 miles away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. 3.5 miles away); Black Soldiers of the 1st Rhode Island Regiment (approx. 3.5 miles away); Burial Place (approx. 3.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yorktown Heights.
Regarding Davenport House.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Markers related to the Battle of Pines Bridge
Also see . . . Black Sons of the Revolution Remembered. Facts about the men who fought at the Davenport House on May 14, 1781 (Submitted on October 19, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
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