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

The William J. Moreau Popolopen Bridge

 
 
The William J. Moreau Popolopen Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 10, 2015
1. The William J. Moreau Popolopen Bridge Marker
Inscription.
“Bill” Moreau, Chief Engineer at the New York State Bridge Authority for 27 years. He is recognized world-wide and at home in the Hudson Valley for his strong willed, expert dedication to safe bridge design, function and maintenance for long-lived and beloved bridges.

Dedicated 27 June 2014

 
Erected 2014 by New York State Bridge Authority.
 
Location. 41° 19.401′ N, 73° 59.331′ W. Marker is in Fort Montgomery, New York, in Orange County. Marker can be reached from U.S. 9W, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located at the Fort Montgomery State Historic Site, at the pedestrian bridge over the Popolopen Creek. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Montgomery NY 10922, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Historic 1777 & 1779 Trails (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Battle of Fort Montgomery (about 500 feet away); Building a Fort (about 500 feet away); Fort Montgomery Today (about 500 feet away); Gardens of the Fort (about 500 feet away); Three Sisters Garden
The William J. Moreau Popolopen Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 10, 2015
2. The William J. Moreau Popolopen Bridge Marker
(about 500 feet away); West Redoubt (about 500 feet away); Welcome to Fort Montgomery (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Montgomery.
 
Categories. Bridges & Viaducts
 
Popolopen Creek Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 10, 2015
3. Popolopen Creek Bridge
Popolopen Creek Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 10, 2015
4. Popolopen Creek Bridge
Identical Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 10, 2015
5. Identical Marker
An identical marker can be found on the south side of the bridge.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 13, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 213 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 13, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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