Beacon in Dutchess County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
William Few, Jr. 1748 – 1828
Signer of U.S. Constitution
for the State of Georgia – 1787
Reinterred in Augusta,
Georgia – October 1973
Erected 1975 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 41° 30.372′ N, 73° 58.795′ W. Marker is in Beacon, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is on Wolcott Avenue (New York State Route 9D), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. 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 (a few steps from this marker); Fishkill Landing (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bicentennial Washington (approx. 0.7 miles away); City of Beacon (approx. ¾ mile away); Howland Center (approx. 0.8 miles away); Mount Gulian (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Mount Gulian (approx. 1.2 miles away); Dedication of Newburgh Landing (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Beacon.
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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 392 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on July 10, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 2. submitted on April 30, 2012, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 10, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.