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Beacon in Dutchess County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Fishkill Landing

 
 
Fishkill Landing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 10, 2011
1. Fishkill Landing Marker
Inscription.
One of the oldest landings along
Hudson River. During Rev.
supplies for troops in
Newburg & N.J. from New
England brought across River.

 
Erected 1935 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 41° 30.28′ N, 73° 59.024′ W. Marker is in Beacon, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is at the intersection of Beekman Street and Ferry Street, on the right when traveling south on Beekman Street. Touch for map. Marker is located near the Beacon Station of Metro North Railroad. Marker is in this post office area: Beacon NY 12508, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Few (approx. 0.2 miles away); Burial Site (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bicentennial Washington (approx. 0.8 miles away); City of Beacon (approx. 0.9 miles away); Howland Center (approx. one mile away); Dedication of Newburgh Landing (approx. 1.1 miles away); Christopher Columbus (approx. 1.1 miles away); Newburgh's Neighborhood Preservation Began on This Street (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Beacon.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Fishkill Landing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 10, 2011
2. Fishkill Landing Marker
Marker at Beacon Train Station image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 10, 2011
3. Marker at Beacon Train Station
Marker is seen here in the center of the photo.
Fishkill Landing image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 10, 2011
4. Fishkill Landing
This view of the site of the Fishkill Landing was taken from near the marker.
 
 
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 458 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 10, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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