Fishkill in Dutchess County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Burned 1777. Rebuilt by
order of Gen. Washington
while his soldiers encamped
at Fishkill. Later demolished.
Erected 1935 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 41° 32.661′ N, 73° 52.321′ W. Marker is in Fishkill, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is on New York State Route 52 west of New York State Route 82, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fishkill NY 12524, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fishkill Tea Party (a few steps from this marker); Maj. Genl. Marquis de Lafayette (within shouting distance of this marker); Daniel Nimham (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Academy (approx. 0.7 miles away); Brinckerhoff – Van Voorhees House (approx. 1.4 miles away); Trinity Church (approx. 1½ miles away); Dutch Church (approx. 1.6 miles away); Enoch Crosby (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fishkill.
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 10, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 413 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 10, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.