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Ulysses in Tompkins County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Camp Site

 
 
Camp Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 30, 2016
1. Camp Site Marker
May be a replacement replica of the original.
Inscription.
Camp Site
Captain Jonathan Woodworth
Revolutionary Soldier.
Navigator and surveyor
with exploring expedition
camped here in June 1788.

 
Erected 1832 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 32.782′ N, 76° 36.047′ W. Marker is in Ulysses, New York, in Tompkins County. Marker is on New York State Route 89 mile north of Gorge Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at Taughannock Falls State Park, northeast side of the NY 89 bridge over Taughannock Creek. Marker is in this post office area: Trumansburg NY 14886, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Baptist Church (approx. 4.7 miles away); The Beehive (approx. 8.1 miles away); Hon. Henry Fish Homestead (approx. 8.3 miles away); Birthplace of William R. "Daddy" George (approx. 8.4 miles away); Site of First Court House (approx. 8.9 miles away); Ithaca Conservatory of Music (approx. 9 miles away); Original Lane (approx. 9.1 miles away); Simeon De Witt (approx. 9.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Taughannock Falls State Park - Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 31, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Camp Site & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 30, 2016
2. Camp Site & Marker
Northward on NY 89, but compass east.

2. Taughannock Falls State Park - New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. (Submitted on July 31, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
3. Captain Jonathan Woodworth - Online Biographies. (Submitted on July 31, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. Exploration
 
Camp Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 30, 2016
3. Camp Site Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 31, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 31, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 116 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 31, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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