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

Sparta Cemetery

 
 
Sparta Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
1. Sparta Cemetery Marker
Inscription.
Set apart by Col. Philipse.
Graves of Rev. soldiers.
Cannon fire hit tombstone.
First site of Pres. Church
moved to Sing Sing 1800

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 41° 8.21′ N, 73° 51.662′ W. Marker is in Briarcliff Manor, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is on Albany Post Road (U.S. 9) north of Revolutionary Road, on the right when traveling south. 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 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Leatherman (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Birthplace of John L. Worden 1818-1897 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Union Hotel (approx. 1.7 miles away); Cold Spring (approx. 2˝ miles away); a different marker also named Cold Spring (approx. 2˝ miles away); Rockland Lake and Hook Mountain (approx. 2.6 miles away); The Old Dutch Church (approx. 3.2 miles away); Our Union Soldiers (approx. 3.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Sparta Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
2. Sparta Cemetery Marker
Marker on Albany Post Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
3. Marker on Albany Post Road
Graves in Sparta Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
4. Graves in Sparta Cemetery
Dating to 1764, Sparta Cemetery is the oldest cemetery in Ossining.
 
 
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 466 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 17, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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