Stony Point in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Northwest Airlines Flight 6231
Erected 2015 by Historical Society of the Palisades Interstate Park Region; Rockland Road Runners; The Interstate Park Commission and Rockland County.
Location. 41° 13.955′ N, 74° 4.979′ W. Marker is in Stony Point, New York, in Rockland County. Marker can be reached from Lake Welch Parkway. Touch for map. Access from camp road off Lake Welch Parkway. Marker is in this post office area: Stony Point NY 10980, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ladentown United Methodist Church (approx. 3.4 miles away); Pig Knoll School (approx. 4.4 miles away); Wayne -Washington Lookout (approx. 4.7 miles away); The Appalachian Trail (approx. 4.9 miles away); The Palisades Interstate Parkway Scenic Byway Corridor (approx. 4.9 miles away); Stony Point Veterans Monument (approx. 5 miles away); a different marker also named Stony Point Veterans Monument (approx. 5 miles away); Stony Point 9-11 Memorial (approx. 5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stony Point.
Regarding Flight 6231. Five organizations have worked together to make the memorial ceremony and plaque possible
The Historical Society of the Palisades Interstate Park Region
The Palisades Interstate Park Commission
The Rockland Road Runners
The County of Rockland
The Historical Society of Rockland County
Also see . . . 4 Decades Later. (Submitted on March 31, 2016, by Clare Sheridan of Tappan, New York.)
Additional keywords. Aviation; Plane Crash; Pilot
Categories. • Air & Space • Disasters •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 30, 2016, by Clare Sheridan of Tappan, New York. This page has been viewed 289 times since then and 57 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on March 30, 2016, by Clare Sheridan of Tappan, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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