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Cold Spring in Putnam County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

General George Washington

 
 
General George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 24, 2011
1. General George Washington Marker
Inscription.
General George Washington
in frequent visits to the American
troops encamped nearby during the
War of the
Revolution

drank at this spring
and gave it its name
Cold Spring.

 
Erected 1893 by Sons of the Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 41° 25.031′ N, 73° 57.587′ W. Marker is in Cold Spring, New York, in Putnam County. Marker is at the intersection of Railroad Avenue and Main Street, on the left when traveling north on Railroad Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cold Spring NY 10516, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Foundry Dock Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Warner Sisters (approx. ¼ mile away); New York American Patriot Gardens (approx. 0.3 miles away); Honor Roll (approx. 0.3 miles away); Philipstown Honor Roll (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gouverneur Kemble (approx. 0.4 miles away); World War II Veterans of St. Mary’s (approx. 0.4 miles away); Joseph A. Percacciolo, Jr. (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cold Spring.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
General George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 24, 2011
2. General George Washington Marker
Marker in Cold Spring image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 24, 2011
3. Marker in Cold Spring
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 24, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 350 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 24, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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