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West Haverstraw in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Col. A. H. Hay

 
 
Col. A. H. Hay Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 7, 2008
1. Col. A. H. Hay Marker
Colonel Ann Hawkes Hay led a Regiment during the Revolutionary War. His house suffered at the hands of the British. In a letter written from West Point on August 2, 1779, Gen. Washington expressed his distress to Hay about the "repeated depredations of the enemy on your property".
Inscription.
On this site stood the home of Colonel A. Hawkes Hay – Soldier, Legislator, Confidante of Washington.
U.S. Bicentennial

 
Erected 1976 by State of New York.
 
Location. 41° 12.866′ N, 73° 59.147′ W. Marker is in West Haverstraw, New York, in Rockland County. Marker can be reached from S Liberty Drive (U.S. 9W), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is within a Senior Housing Community on Route 9W. Marker is in this post office area: West Haverstraw NY 10993, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Crossroads ( approx. mile away); Treason House ( approx. mile away); Washington Tree ( approx. mile away); Calico Hill ( approx. 0.4 miles away); Stony Point 9-11 Memorial ( approx. 0.8 miles away); Stony Point Cannon Memorial ( approx. 0.8 miles away); Stony Point Veterans Monument ( approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Stony Point Veterans Monument ( approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Haverstraw.
 
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Col. A. H. Hay Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 18, 2010
2. Col. A. H. Hay Marker
West Haverstraw Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 7, 2008
3. West Haverstraw Marker
The line of trees and brush on the left of the photo separates the marker from Route 9W.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,519 times since then and 72 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on June 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   2. submitted on July 18, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   3. submitted on June 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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