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

Kings Ferry

 
 
Kings Ferry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
1. Kings Ferry Marker
Inscription.
This was the original site
of this river crossing used
in colonial days. Moved
during the Revolution to
the area of Fort Lafayette.

 
Erected 1999 by Cortlandt Historical Society.
 
Location. 41° 14.926′ N, 73° 57.154′ W. Marker is in Montrose, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is on Kings Ferry Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Montrose NY 10548, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Post Hannock House (a few steps from this marker); Kennedy House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Washington at Verplanck’s Point (approx. half a mile away); The Story of a River (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Kings Ferry (approx. 0.6 miles away); In Grateful Remembrance (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Path to Victory (approx. 0.6 miles away); King’s Ferry Offered a Safe Crossing (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montrose.
 
Categories. Colonial EraWaterways & Vessels
 
Kings Ferry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
2. Kings Ferry Marker
Kings Ferry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
3. Kings Ferry Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 17, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 369 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 17, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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