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Hurley in Ulster County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Van Deusen House

 
 
Van Deusen House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2012
1. Van Deusen House Marker
Inscription.
built 1723
Temporary Capitol of State
after burning of Kingston
1777.

 
Erected by New York State.
 
Location. 41° 55.508′ N, 74° 3.748′ W. Marker is in Hurley, New York, in Ulster County. Marker is on Main Street (County Route 29), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hurley NY 12443, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Mine Road ( within shouting distance of this marker); Stone Road ( within shouting distance of this marker); Hurley Roadbed ( about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Col. Charles De Witt ( about 300 feet away); Hurley Main Street ( about 400 feet away); Old Guard House ( about 400 feet away); General Washington ( about 500 feet away); a different marker also named Old Guard House ( about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hurley.
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Van Deusen House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2012
2. Van Deusen House Marker
When the British invaded nearby Kingston in October, 1777, the New York State Senate fled to Hurley and held sessions in the house seen here.
Marker in Hurley image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2012
3. Marker in Hurley
Marker on Historic Main Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2012
4. Marker on Historic Main Street
Van Deusen House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2012
5. Van Deusen House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 12, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 289 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 12, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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