“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Tomkins Cove in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Buckberg Mountain

Buckberg mountain Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kyle Ogrady
1. Buckberg mountain Marker
Inscription. Here Generals Washington and Wayne, surveyed the British fort on Stony Point and panned the victory Of July 15-16, 1779
Erected 1932 by State Education Department.
Location. 41° 15.606′ N, 73° 59.508′ W. Marker is in Tomkins Cove, New York, in Rockland County. Marker is on Buckberg Road half a mile south of Motts Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tomkins Cove NY 10986, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wayne -Washington Lookout (approx. 0.4 miles away); King’s Ferry (approx. 1.2 miles away); a different marker also named King’s Ferry (approx. 1˝ miles away); Fraser’s Highlanders (approx. 1˝ miles away); Stony Point State Park (approx. 1˝ miles away); British Defenses: The Outer Works (approx. 1˝ miles away); 17th British Regiment of Foot (approx. 1.6 miles away); The British Occupy Stony Point (approx. 1.6 miles away).
Categories. Forts, CastlesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 27, 2013, by Kyle Ogrady of Thiells, New York. This page has been viewed 304 times since then and 23 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on March 27, 2013, by Kyle Ogrady of Thiells, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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