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

Orange County

 
 
Orange County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 3, 2009
1. Orange County Marker
Inscription.
One of original counties
of Province of New York,
established 1683, by Gov.
Thomas Dongan, named for
William, Prince of Orange.

 
Erected 1936 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 41° 25.635′ N, 74° 45.282′ W. Marker is in Deerpark, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on New York State Route 97, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at the border of Orange and Sullivan Counties. Marker is in this post office area: Sparrow Bush NY 12780, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. D & H Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); D. and H. Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); Hawk’s Nest (approx. 1.2 miles away); Indian Raid (approx. 1.8 miles away); Tannery (approx. 2.6 miles away); a different marker also named D. and H. Canal (approx. 3.6 miles away); Decker Fort (approx. 4.4 miles away); Fort Burned by Indians (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Deerpark.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Other identical Orange County Markers located at other gateway locations.
 
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Marker in Deerpark image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 3, 2009
2. Marker in Deerpark
Markers in Orange County image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 3, 2009
3. Markers in Orange County
There are several markes found at this location. The Orange County marker can be seen across the road.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 5, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 680 times since then and 30 times this year. Last updated on March 23, 2015, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 5, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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