Cortlandt Manor in Westchester County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Old St. Peters
Gen. Washington reportedly
read morning prayer here.
Was used as a hospital
for French troops, 1781-82.
Erected 2004 by Van Cortlandt Historical Society.
Location. 41° 18.769′ N, 73° 54.035′ W. Marker is in Cortlandt Manor, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is on Locust Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at the entrance to Hillside Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Cortlandt Manor NY 10567, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pomeroy (a few steps from this marker); Red Schoolhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); The Van Cortlandtville School (within shouting distance of this marker); 160th Anniversary of St. Peterís (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Saint Peterís Episcopal Church (about 400 feet away); Site of St. Peterís Church (about 400 feet away); French Soldiers of the Revolutionary War (about 400 feet away); Heroes of the American Revolution (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cortlandt Manor.
Categories. • Churches & Religion • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 10, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 340 times since then. Last updated on May 13, 2012, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 10, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.