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Wingdale in Dutchess County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

New York State

 
 
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By Michael Herrick,
1. New York State Marker
west (New York) side
Inscription.
New York State
Explored by Dutch, 1609,
Settled by Dutch, 1624;
Under English Rule After
1664. Named for Duke of
York, Later King James II
State Education
Department 1935

 
Erected 1935 by NY State Education Department.
 
Location. 41° 38.675′ N, 73° 31.185′ W. Marker is in Wingdale, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is on New York State Route 55 0.1 miles west of Hoyt Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located where Rt 55 crosses the state line. Marker is in this post office area: Wingdale NY 12594, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gaylordsville World War II Monument (approx. 1.9 miles away in Connecticut); Oblong Meeting House (approx. 4.7 miles away); The First Oblong Friends Meeting House (approx. 4.7 miles away); Sherman (approx. 4.7 miles away in Connecticut); Sherman Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.8 miles away in Connecticut); Sherman World War I Memorial (approx. 4.8 miles away in Connecticut); Kent Veterans Monument (approx. 5.9 miles away in Connecticut); Kent Soldiers' Monument (approx. 6 miles away in Connecticut).
 
Categories. Colonial Era
 
New York State Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick,
2. New York State Marker
east (Connecticut) side
New York State Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick,
3. New York State Marker
west (New York) side
New York State Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick,
4. New York State Marker
east (Connecticut) side
The small obelisk is inscribed "SH 1929"
New York State Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick,
5. New York State Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 2, 2013, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 421 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 2, 2013, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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