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

Jan Peeck Bridge

 
 
Jan Peeck Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, July 21, 2011
1. Jan Peeck Bridge Marker
Inscription. Named to commemorate the place where Jan Peeck, Dutch trader, 1940-1950 met Indians to trade for furs.
 
Erected 1951 by State Education Department.
 
Location. 41° 17.854′ N, 73° 56.104′ W. Marker is in Peekskill, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is at the intersection of Albany Post Rd (U.S. 9) and Bear Mountain Bridge Rd (U.S. 6 @ 202), in the median on Albany Post Rd. Touch for map. Marker is at the northern foot of the Jan Peeck Bridge, on southern edge of the Annsville Traffic Circle. Marker is at or near this postal address: Annsville Traffic Circle, Peekskill NY 10566, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Countess Lucille VI (approx. 0.4 miles away); Camp Smith (approx. 0.4 miles away); Peekskill F.D.N.Y. Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Peekskill Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Peekskill World War I Monument (approx. 0.9 miles away); Cortlandt Civil War Monument (approx. 0.9 miles away); Bear Mountain Bridge Toll House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Teachers Park (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Peekskill.
 
Categories. Bridges & ViaductsColonial Era
 
Jan Peeck Bridge Marker at Annsville Traffic Circle image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, July 21, 2011
2. Jan Peeck Bridge Marker at Annsville Traffic Circle
Marker is in distance at the northern foot of the Jan Peeck Bridge, as seen looking south across the Annsville Traffic Circle.
Jan Peeck Marker and Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 17, 2011
3. Jan Peeck Marker and Bridge
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 22, 2011, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. This page has been viewed 564 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 22, 2011, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States.   3. submitted on October 2, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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