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

Birthplace of John L. Worden 1818-1897

 
 
Birthplace of John L. Worden Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
1. Birthplace of John L. Worden Marker
Inscription.
Rear Admiral U.S. Navy
Commanded “Monitor” against
“Merrimac” Hampton Roads,
Virginia, March 9, 1862

 
Erected 1949 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 41° 8.033′ N, 73° 51.634′ W. Marker is in Briarcliff Manor, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is on Albany Post Road (U.S. 9) south of Scarborough Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Briarcliff Manor NY 10510, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sparta Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Union Hotel (approx. 1.9 miles away); Cold Spring (approx. 2.3 miles away); a different marker also named Cold Spring (approx. 2.3 miles away); Rockland Lake and Hook Mountain (approx. 2.7 miles away); The Old Dutch Church (approx. 3 miles away); Our Union Soldiers (approx. 3 miles away); The Headless Horseman Bridge (approx. 3.1 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  The Battle of the Ironclads, 1862. EyeWitness to History.com. (Submitted on September 17, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Birthplace of John L. Worden Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
2. Birthplace of John L. Worden Marker
Marker on the Albany Post Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
3. Marker on the Albany Post Road
 
 
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 372 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 17, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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