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Town of Deerpark in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Camp Site

 
 
Camp Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bruce T. Crandall, circa May 1965
1. Camp Site Marker
Inscription. Second N. Y. regiment, on way to Stroudsburg May 7, 1779 to build road to Wyoming for Sullivan's march against Indians.
 
Erected 1936 by State Education Department.
 
Location. 41° 22.995′ N, 74° 40.259′ W. Marker is in Town of Deerpark, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on U.S. 209, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Just north of the City of Port Jervis line. Marker is in this post office area: Port Jervis NY 12771, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Indian Raid (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Indian Raid (approx. 0.8 miles away); Site of Fort Van Auken (was approx. 0.9 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Wihlahoosa Cave (approx. 0.9 miles away); Oldest Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); Old Mine Road (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Crane House (approx. one mile away); Decker Fort (approx. one mile away).
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 28, 2012, by Bruce T. Crandall of Goshen, New York. This page has been viewed 409 times since then and 43 times this year. Last updated on January 9, 2013, by Bruce T. Crandall of Goshen, New York. Photo   1. submitted on February 28, 2012, by Bruce T. Crandall of Goshen, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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