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Somers in Westchester County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Reis Park

 
 
Reis Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 24, 2010
1. Reis Park Marker
Inscription.
Reis Park
dedicated
to the memory of
Carolyn Wright
& Walter Reis
The Wright Family Homestead (c. 1862) and 81 acres of land (now Reis Park) were bequeathed to the Town of Somers by Carolyn Wright Reis in 1967 to be used for educational and recreational purposes.

 
Location. 41° 18.18′ N, 73° 42.857′ W. Marker is in Somers, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is at the intersection of Primrose Drive and Primrose Street (New York State Route 139), on the left when traveling east on Primrose Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Somers NY 10589, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mt. Zion Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Elephant Hotel (approx. 2.3 miles away); Somers World War I Monument (approx. 2.5 miles away); Somers Veterans Monument (approx. 2.5 miles away); Somers Soldiers Memorial (approx. 2.5 miles away); Katonah Civil War Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away); Honor Roll (approx. 3.4 miles away); North Salem World War II Memorial (approx. 3.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Somers.
 
Categories. Charity & Public Work
 
Reis Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 24, 2010
2. Reis Park Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 29, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 427 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 29, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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