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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Ulster County, New York

Clickable Map of Ulster County, New York and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Ulster County, NY (263) Columbia County, NY (231) Delaware County, NY (84) Dutchess County, NY (337) Greene County, NY (119) Orange County, NY (567) Sullivan County, NY (150)  UlsterCounty(263) Ulster County (263)  ColumbiaCounty(231) Columbia County (231)  DelawareCounty(84) Delaware County (84)  DutchessCounty(337) Dutchess County (337)  GreeneCounty(119) Greene County (119)  OrangeCounty(567) Orange County (567)  SullivanCounty(150) Sullivan County (150)
Kingston is the county seat for Ulster County
Adjacent to Ulster County, New York
      Columbia County (231)  
      Delaware County (84)  
      Dutchess County (337)  
      Greene County (119)  
      Orange County (567)  
      Sullivan County (150)  
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1New York, Ulster County, Accord — Alton Brooks ParkerMay 14, 1852 - May 10, 1926
Principal of this school, 1870-71 Chief Judge of the New York State Court of Appeals, 1897-1904 Candidate for President of U.S.; 1904Map (db m118528) HM
2New York, Ulster County, Accord — Rochester Church
Rev. Nucella preached, 1695 Log church built, 1700 2 stone churches, 1743, 1860 2 other churches burned Present, 6th on same spotMap (db m118525) HM
3New York, Ulster County, Accord — Tom Quick Farm
Home of Tom Quick, bought from Harmon Hekun, Indian, 1676: Quick was killed by Indians and his son slew many Red Men in revenge.Map (db m118523) HM
4New York, Ulster County, Accord — Training FieldSite Of
Colonial militia, in the French and Indian and Revolutionary Wars, met for training in a field at this placeMap (db m131720) HM
5New York, Ulster County, Accord — Westbrook House
Land acquired from Indians in 1696. Jonathan Westbrook English officer built this original wing in 1700. Bought by Marshall family in 1924.Map (db m147630) HM
6New York, Ulster County, Alligerville — Alligerville Historic District
Listed on the National Register of Historic PlacesMap (db m147633) HM
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7New York, Ulster County, Alligerville — Het Killities Landt
Van Wagenen homestead in Kyserike. Built prior to 1726.Map (db m147618) HM
8New York, Ulster County, Alligerville — Watering Trough
This triangular spring-fed watering trouch was used during the era of horse drawn transportationMap (db m147611) HM
9New York, Ulster County, Bearsville — Baehr’s Store
Christian Baehr, a German peddler, founded store on Sawkill, in 1839, early in tanbark industry. It gave name to hamlet Bearsville.Map (db m144768) HM
10New York, Ulster County, Big Indian — History of Big Indian and Oliverea
The Legend of Big Indian The hamlet of Big Indian takes its name from an 18th century Native American named "Winnisook," who was said to be over seven feet in height, strong, well-built, and fearless. Much of the legend surrounding Winnisook's . . . Map (db m147343) HM
11New York, Ulster County, Bloomington — Creeklocks
Originally Wagendaal. Renamed 1825 when Delaware and Hudson Canal was built. Canal entered creek here.Map (db m144043) HM
12New York, Ulster County, Bloomington — De Witt House
Site of De Witt House built 1736; destroyed 1930; home of Col. Charles De Witt, member Provincial Congress, called Crocodile Inn, about 1800.Map (db m144035) HM
13New York, Ulster County, Bloomington — De Witt Mill
Site of De Witt Mill Erected about 1750 by Col. Charles De Witt. Flour ground here for American army in the Revolution.Map (db m144036) HM
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14New York, Ulster County, Bloomington — First Church
Site of first church Erected here in 1797, Reformed Church of Bloemendaal, burned 1846, rebuilt 1847, at new location at Bloomington.Map (db m144046) HM
15New York, Ulster County, Bloomington — Newkirk Tavern
Built in 1781 by Gerrit Newkirk. A famous hostelry.Map (db m144045) HM
16New York, Ulster County, Bloomington — Petrus Van Wagenen
One of original settlers of Wagendaal, occupied by Van Wagenen families, built this house in 1699.Map (db m144041) HM
17New York, Ulster County, Bloomington — Reformed Protestant Dutch Church
First organized 1797, burned 1846. Rebuilt on present location, 1847.Map (db m144042) HM
18New York, Ulster County, Bloomington — White’s Mill
Built 1830 by Hugh White. Supplied cement for Croton Reservoir. Whiteport named to honor Hugh White.Map (db m144038) HM
19New York, Ulster County, Bushnellsville — State Land1885-1935
Entering/ leaving forest preserve acquired 1932. A part of 2,370,000 acres of wild forest maintained for free public use.Map (db m147131) HM
20New York, Ulster County, Chichester — Chichester
Factory town and furniture-making center founded by the Chichester family in 1864, later operated by William O. Schwarzwaelder.Map (db m147118) HM
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21New York, Ulster County, Cottekill — Snyder Home
Community first settled 1755 by Jacob Snyder, house erected 1788; home of Christopher Snyder, Revolutionary soldier.Map (db m147634) HM
22New York, Ulster County, Cragsmoor — Cragsmoor Historic District
Listed on the National Register of Historic PlacesMap (db m147388) HM
23New York, Ulster County, Ellenville — Civil War Memorial
Dedicated to the Soldiers and Sailors of the town of Wawarsing in grateful recognition of their services and sacrifices in defence of the Union 1861 - 1865Map (db m118482) WM
24New York, Ulster County, Ellenville — Fantinekill Massacre MemorialIn Memoriam
Bevier Family Widow Elizabeth Bevier Age 62 Her Sons Solomon Age 29 • Josiah Age 23 —————— Sax Family Widow Johannah Sax Age 59 . . . Map (db m118476) HM
25New York, Ulster County, Ellenville — Frank B. HoornbeekIn Tribute to
Fantinekill Cemetery Association 1902-1949 whose vision and effort made this cemetery a memorial of beauty dignity and inspiration This tablet erected by his friends May 30, 1950Map (db m118490) HM
26New York, Ulster County, Ellenville — Glassworks Site
Ellenville Glass Co. 1836-96 produced bottles, demijohns, fruit jars & insulators on a large scale employing up to four hundred hands. Map (db m138683) HM
27New York, Ulster County, Ellenville — Ulster County
One of original counties of New York State, 1683, recieved its name from the Earldom in Ireland of James, Duke of York.Map (db m30531) HM
28New York, Ulster County, Esopus — Church of the Ascension
Esopus Built 1842Map (db m57450) HM
29New York, Ulster County, Esopus — Perrine’s Bridge
Most of Ulster County's covered bridges are long gone. However, in Esopus, Perrine's Bridge continues to span the Wallkill more than a century and a half after its construction. Joining Esopus to the Town of Rosendale, Perrine's is thought to be the . . . Map (db m151073) HM
30New York, Ulster County, Esopus — Perrine’s Bridge
Perrine's Bridge was originally built by Benjiman Wood in 1844. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as of April 13, 1973 Notable Esopus Bridges by Eugene C. Dauner. Taken in part from the Town of Esopus Story (1978) . . . Map (db m151178) HM
31New York, Ulster County, High Falls — Blacksmith Shop
Built late 19th century. Owned by Silas M. Niles 1899 - 1941Map (db m147713) HM
32New York, Ulster County, High Falls — Clove Reformed Church
→ 1½ Mile Site of Clove Reformed Church Organized in 1807. Moved to present site in High Falls 1867Map (db m147657) HM
33New York, Ulster County, High Falls — Discovery of Cement
At Bruceville, Nathaniel Bruce, burned in a blacksmith's forge, some native rock and discovered cement in 1818.Map (db m147718) HM
34New York, Ulster County, High Falls — Geology of High Falls
The scene before you reveals Silurian-age rock strata, which were deposited as open seafloor, tidal flat and lowland river sediments. These 410 million-year-old layers were tilted and deformed during the Acadian orogeny (a mountain building . . . Map (db m147772) HM
35New York, Ulster County, High Falls — High Falls War Memorial
To Honor The Young Men Of This Community Who By Their Patriotism And Loyalty Served God And Country In The Wars Of Our Nation This Tablet Is Placed Here By The High Falls Civic Association 1960Map (db m147727) WM
36New York, Ulster County, High Falls — Hydroelectric Power
In 1909 Abraham Robison's grist mill was converted into an electric generating station. Two 560 kilowatt generating units were placed into service in 1910. High Falls, along with Honk Falls in Warwarsing, were the principal sources of electric . . . Map (db m147827) HM
37New York, Ulster County, High Falls — John Burroughs
American Naturalist Taught school at High Falls in 1857 near present building.Map (db m149311) HM
38New York, Ulster County, High Falls — Old Depuy House
Built in 1797 by S. and A. Depuy, who kept a tavern here. Map (db m147660) HM
39New York, Ulster County, High Falls — Old Stone Aqueduct
Built in 1825 by D. & H. Canal Co. Completed 1828; enlarged in 1842 and 1851. Abandoned Feb. 23, 1899.Map (db m147858) HM
40New York, Ulster County, High Falls — Roebling Aqueduct Abutment Trail
Roebling Aqueduct Abutment Trail Owned by the D&H Canal Historical Society This towpath trail leads to the remains of a D&H Canal suspension aqueduct designed by John Roebling, who later designed the Brooklyn Bridge. Photographs and a . . . Map (db m147853) HM
41New York, Ulster County, High Falls — The Aqueducts
Benjamin Wright, an engineer for the Erie Canal, was hired to lay out the route for the D &H Canal. John B. Jervis, chief engineer, constructed a double-arch aqueduct of cut stone to carry the canal across the Rondout Creek. It cost about $8,000. . . . Map (db m147834) HM
42New York, Ulster County, High Falls — The Delaware & Hudson Canal
In 1824 two Philadelphia merchants, Maurice and Wilbur Wurts, proposed a canal to transport coal from mines in northwest Pennsylvania to New York City via the Hudson River. The canal opened in 1828 at a cost of over one million dollars and was 108 . . . Map (db m147831) HM
43New York, Ulster County, High Falls — The High Falls Historic SiteAnd Hydroelectric Generating Facility
Water has thundered over the high falls since the end of the Ice Age. Early settlers called it the Great Falls. The first recorded transfer of land at the High Falls is a land grant of 50 acres to Frederick Hussey in 1676. Jacob Hasbrouck was . . . Map (db m147703) HM
44New York, Ulster County, High Falls — Water-Powered Mills
The high falls were known to early settlers in the 1670's, but it was not until after the American Revolution that the water power was harnessed; after 1783 a mill was built on the north bank of the creek by Jacob Hasbrouck or his son Joseph, to . . . Map (db m147763) HM
45New York, Ulster County, Highfalls — Delaware and Hudson Canal
Delaware and Hudson Canal has been designated a Registered National Historic Landmark Under the provisions of the Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935 this site possesses exceptional value in commemorating or illustrating the history of . . . Map (db m49088) HM
46New York, Ulster County, Highland — 156th Regiment N.Y.S.V. Infantry
To the memory of the brave and patriotic men of this regiment who served their country faithfully in the Third Brigade Second Division 19th Army Corps 1862 — 1865 This monument erected by their comrades and friends . . . Map (db m146098) WM
47New York, Ulster County, Highland — Circa 1915 “N5” CabooseHudson Valley Rail Trail
The N5 model was the world's first all-steel caboose to go into large-scale production. Designed by the Pennsylvania Railroad and built at its massive complex in Altoona, PA, the "N5” was produced from 1914 to 1942, with only minor changes to . . . Map (db m146047) HM
48New York, Ulster County, Highland — Elting Homestead
Built by Philip Elting 1817 who founded Village of Highland on his farm which was devised by his grandfather Abraham Elting to Noah Elting April 1797Map (db m145999) HM
49New York, Ulster County, Highland — Highland HamletClassic, Small Town America On The West Bank Of The Hudson — Greater Walkway Experience —
Seeking higher ground, early settlers established this quaint hamlet surrounded by farmland with not-so-distant views of the Hudson. To this day, locals still take its geography literally, pronouncing their home “high land.” Its . . . Map (db m146060) HM
50New York, Ulster County, Highland — Highland HamletClassic, Small Town America On the West Bank Of The Hudson — Greater Walkway Experience —
Seeking higher ground, early settlers established this quaint hamlet surrounded by farmland with not-so-distant views of the Hudson. To this day, locals still take its geography literally, pronouncing their home “high land.” Its . . . Map (db m146088) HM
51New York, Ulster County, Highland — Highland Landing
Yelverton's Landing 1777 Valentine Baker's Landing 1786 New Paltz Landing 1798 The town's shipping center for a century and a halfMap (db m145987) HM
52New York, Ulster County, Highland — Highland LandingHudson Riverfront Reinvented By The Past, Present, And Future — Greater Walkway Experience —
If you were standing on this spot nearly 250 years ago, you may have been the target of British warships making their way up the Hudson to reinforce General Burgoyne in the Battles of Saratoga. Setting colonists' property on fire with hot . . . Map (db m145991) HM
53New York, Ulster County, Highland — Highland LandingHudson Riverfront Reinvented By The Past, Present, And Future — Greater Walkway Experience —
If you were standing on this spot nearly 250 years ago, you may have been the target of British warships making their way up the Hudson to reinforce General Burgoyne in the Battles of Saratoga. Setting colonists' property on fire with hot . . . Map (db m146048) HM
54New York, Ulster County, Highland — Lloyd World War I Memorial
Dedicated To The Sons Of The Town Of Lloyd Who Offered Their Lives In Humanity's Defense In The Great War Of The Nations And In Memory Of Those Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice Those who made the Supreme Sacrifice: Floyd Davis · Frank . . . Map (db m146018) WM
55New York, Ulster County, Highland — Lloyd World War II & Vietnam War Memorial
In Memory Of The Men And Women Of The Town of Lloyd Who Served Our Nation In War And Peace They Gave The Supreme Sacrifice World War II Bennett, Lloyd B. · Bezzaro, Anthony J. · DiBenedetto, Joseph A. · Donovan, William J. · Dubols, . . . Map (db m146096) WM
56New York, Ulster County, Highland — Mid-Hudson Bridge Dedication400 Years of History
Eleanor Roosevelt, joined by the state superintendent of public works (left) and the bridge designers (right), cuts the ribbon at the August 25, 1930, opening of the Mid-Hudson Bridge. Background photograph courtesy New York State Bridge . . . Map (db m145280) HM
57New York, Ulster County, Highland — Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge Cantilevered SpansThe Great Connector
The bridge has three cantilevered spans supported by rectangular trusses. Developed during the 19th century, the cantilever span is supported on only one end and can bridge greater distances with few supports. Background photograph by . . . Map (db m145298) HM
58New York, Ulster County, Highland — Poughkeepsie Regatta400 Years of History
The eight-man crew from the University of Wisconsin varsity team lifting a 60-foot boat. When this photograph was taken in 1914, races on the Hudson were four miles long and went from north to south with the prevailing current. Background . . . Map (db m145359) HM
59New York, Ulster County, Highland — Presbyterian Church
Organized May 26, 1792, as the Presbyterian Congregation of New Paltz. Present edifice erected 1844.Map (db m145980) HM
60New York, Ulster County, Highland — SloopsThe Hudson Highway
Sloops were the primary means of travel and shipping on the river, the "eighteen wheelers" of the 19th century. A sloop (from Dutch sloep) is a sailboat with a single mast placed toward the front of the boat. Background photograph . . . Map (db m145299) HM
61New York, Ulster County, Highland — Town of Lloyd Organized
First Town of Lloyd meeting held here May 6, 1845, Lloyd Township set off from town of New Paltz. Town pop. 1845 was 2035.Map (db m28649) HM
62New York, Ulster County, Highland — Women’s Veteran Memorial
In Honor Of The Women From The Town of Lloyd Who Have Served In The Armed Forces Of The United StatesMap (db m146102) WM
63New York, Ulster County, Highmount — Ulster County
One of original counties of New York State 1683. Received its name from the earldom in Ireland of James, Duke of York.Map (db m132111) HM
64New York, Ulster County, Hurley — Col. Charles De Witt
Born       1727   ---   Died     Aug. 27, 1787 Patriot Statesman and Leader in the Revolution Member Colonial Assembly   1768–75 Provincial Convention   1775   Provincial Congress   1778–7 First Convention of State of New York and of . . . Map (db m57735) HM
65New York, Ulster County, Hurley — General Washington
was given a public reception here on his journey from West Point to Kingston, Nov. 16, 1782.Map (db m57416) HM
66New York, Ulster County, Hurley — Hurley Main Street
Three hundred-year-old Dutch houses line this National Historic Landmark District. Hurley was the state capital from November – December 1777.Revolutionary War Heritage TrailMap (db m57414) HM
67New York, Ulster County, Hurley — Hurley Roadbed
Section of roadbed (now Rt. 28) between bluestone quarries of Glenford, West Hurley and Hurley and docks at Roundout Creek in 19th century. Grooves were worn by heavy wagons.Map (db m57593) HM
68New York, Ulster County, Hurley — Old Guard House
Lieut. David Taylor, British spy, was confined in this house and hanged on an apple tree, October 18, 1777Map (db m57415) HM
69New York, Ulster County, Hurley — Old Guard House
This structure has been recorded by the Historic American Buildings Survey of the United States Department of the Interior for its archives at the Library of Congress.Map (db m57596) HM
70New York, Ulster County, Hurley — Old Mine RoadEsopus – Minisink Trail
Indian trail connecting Deleware Valley with Hudson River. Used before and during Revolution.Map (db m207978) HM
71New York, Ulster County, Hurley — Stone Road
Blue stone sections from the “Stone Road” now Route 28A. Used by wagons to transport bluestone from the quarries in Old West Hurley to the docks in Wilbur. Only the “down” track of the road was stoned. Wagon wheels were . . . Map (db m57594) HM
72New York, Ulster County, Hurley — Van Deusen HouseBuilt 1723
Temporary Capitol of State after burning of Kingston 1777.Map (db m57423) HM
73New York, Ulster County, Kerhonkson — Colonial Fort
Site of colonial fort. Here on Deyo's Hill stood a fort protecting early settlers from IndiansMap (db m168901) HM
74New York, Ulster County, Kerhonkson — Home of Johannes G. Hardenbergh
Erected 1762. New York records deposited here Oct. 12, 1777 before Kingston was burned by the BritishMap (db m118493) HM
75New York, Ulster County, Kerhonkson — Oklahoma City Bombing Memorial
Dedicated to the memory of those who perished April 19, 1995 in the Oklahoma City bombing.Map (db m118496) HM WM
76New York, Ulster County, Kerhonkson — Site of Indian Raid
In colonial church which stood here, 1778, settlers fortified themselves, and successfully fought off attack of Indian raiders.Map (db m118521) HM
77New York, Ulster County, Kerhonkson — War Memorial
Dedicated to the Men and Women of the Rondout Valley who served in our warsMap (db m118495) HM
78New York, Ulster County, Kingston — “The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of the Town of Kingston in Ulster County”
This church organized in 1659 and chartered November 17, 1719 under His Majesty George King of Great Britain was served until December 1808 by pastors educated in the Universities of Holland and Germany who preached in Dutch. The first sermon by the . . . Map (db m57576) HM
79New York, Ulster County, Kingston — Mary Powell Bell
This bell, cast by the Meneely Bell Foundry in West Troy, New York, in 1861, came from the famous steamboat Mary Powell which operated on the Hudson River from 1861 to 1917. The Mary Powell ran between Rondout/Kingston and New York City and . . . Map (db m59289) HM
80New York, Ulster County, Kingston — 1898 Mathilda Steam Engine
The 1898 Mathilda Steam Engine A Compound Engine Two Pistons: a high pressure, and a low pressure 1) High pressure steam is directed to the top of the piston by the steam valve The steam pushes the piston down, which in turn pushes the . . . Map (db m204669) HM
81New York, Ulster County, Kingston — 20th New York State Militia[ 80th N. Y. Vol. ] — Ulster Guard —
Battle HonorsGainesville                   August 28, 1862 2nd Bull Run                August 30, 1862 Chantilly                       September 1, 1862 South Mountain           September 14, 1862 Antietam                      September 17, 1862 . . . Map (db m58033) HM
82New York, Ulster County, Kingston — A Community AtticSenate House State Historic Site
This Georgian Revival style museum was built in 1927 to house and display Senate House State Historic Site’s expanding collections. Today’s permanent and temporary exhibits showcase Hudson Valey decorative and fine arts, including works by such . . . Map (db m57460) HM
83New York, Ulster County, Kingston — A Radical Idea: Government by the PeopleSenate House State Historic Site
Consider the sacrifices made by ordinary citizens like Abraham van Gaasbeck, who risked his life, family, and property, when he offered his modest stone house as a meeting place for the first New York State Senate in September 1777. Would you have . . . Map (db m57457) HM
84New York, Ulster County, Kingston — Academy Green Statues
These statues were given to the City of Kingston by Emily Crane Chadbourne June 4th, 1959Map (db m57768) HM
85New York, Ulster County, Kingston — Beginning of the State of New York
The Society of the Colonial Dames of America place this tablet to mark the spot whereon was set in motion the Commonwealth of the State of New York on the thirtieth day of July in the year of Our Lord One Thousand Seven Hundred and Seventy Seven by . . . Map (db m57567) HM
86New York, Ulster County, Kingston — Bogardus Tavern
Site of Bogardus Tavern First Meeting Place New York State Assembly September 10, 1777.Map (db m57437) HM
87New York, Ulster County, Kingston — Bronze Cannon
Bronze cannon from Raritan Arsenal Metuchen N.J. presented on May 30,1947 to the City of Kingston N.Y. through Paul Appel to replace iron cannon donated to World War II scrap drive & originally presented on June 28 1877 to the City of . . . Map (db m204981) HM
88New York, Ulster County, Kingston — Burning of Kingston
As a memorial to those citizens of • Kingston • because of whose patriotism the village was burned by the British forces under the command of Maj. Gen. John Vaughan on the 16th day of October • 1777 • ----------- This tablet is erected by one of the . . . Map (db m109022) HM
89New York, Ulster County, Kingston — Chambers Pear Tree1652 - 2002
This Bartlett pear tree commemorates the original tree planted by Thomas Chambers, who in 1652 settled in this vicinity, which later became known as Rondout and Kingston. Upon his death, he was buried under this tree with a simple bluestone slab to . . . Map (db m59285) HM
90New York, Ulster County, Kingston — Dr. Cornelius C. Elmendorph House
Pre-Revolution home of Old Dutch Church Conferentie family leader 1754 – 1772. Ulster County Medical Society founded in this building July 1, 1806 Map (db m57501) HM
91New York, Ulster County, Kingston — Fair Street Church
The Congregation of the Fair Street Reformed Church meets here in the oldest public worship building in Kingston. Established as the Second Reformed Church of Kingston in January, 1849, the small group of 27 people originally met for worship in the . . . Map (db m57762) HM
92New York, Ulster County, Kingston — Fourth Ward Honor Roll
Original Dedication March 28, 1943 Re-Dedication June 6, 1998 Albert Abdallah · John Abdallah · Robert Ackert · Frank Albrecht · Louis F. Albrecht · Walter F. Albrecht · Michael Appa · Adam Argulewicz · Andrew Argulewicz · Edward . . . Map (db m204888) WM
93New York, Ulster County, Kingston — Fulton’s Playground: Fun with Steamboats
Robert Fulton did not invent the steamboat, but he was the first person to make steamboats. Commercially viable: His first vessel, called just "The Steamboat," proved that steam travel could be safe and reliable. Steamboats took over . . . Map (db m204671) HM
94New York, Ulster County, Kingston — George Clinton
Born July 26, 1739, Little Britain, N. Y. Married February 7, 1770, Cornelia Tappen Died April 20, 1812, Buried Washington, D. C. Ulster County Clerk,   1759 – 1812 Brigadier General,   Revolutionary War First Governor of New York State,   . . . Map (db m57570) HM
95New York, Ulster County, Kingston — George Clinton
[ Lower Marker : ] George Clinton First Governor New York State 1777 – 1804 Vice-President United States 1804 – 1812 Honored by Wiltwyck Chapter D. A. R. [ Marker on Monument : ] To the Memory of George Clinton He . . . Map (db m57573) HM
96New York, Ulster County, Kingston — George Washington
1732                     1932 In commemoration of the visit of George Washington to Kingston on the 16th of November, 1782 His reception by the Trustees of the freeholders and Commonalty of the Town and the Consistory of this church George J.L. . . . Map (db m57574) HM
97New York, Ulster County, Kingston — Hasbrouck Park Trail
Hasbrouck Park History Hasbrouck Park is Kingston's first official downtown park which opened in 1920. It is one of Kingston's larger parks at 45 acres. Much of Hasbrouck Park was mined by the Newark Lime and Cement Company in the late . . . Map (db m204784) HM
98New York, Ulster County, Kingston — Hoffman House
Built by Nicholas Hoffman 1711 on part of Crown Grant of land made to his father Martinus in 1688. This is the northwest corner of the Old Stockade.Map (db m57448) HM
99New York, Ulster County, Kingston — Island Dock
This man-made island was designed and constructed in 1848 by a local engineer, James McEntee, to store the coal shipped by D and H Canal from Pennsylvania. The coal was transferred by steam-operated elevators to river barges for shipment to New . . . Map (db m59273) HM
100New York, Ulster County, Kingston — Judge Lucas Elmendorf Mansion
Built circa 1790 by this regent, turnpike builder, Associate of Thomas Jefferson. His election to Congress 1797 – 1803 was celebrated by a grand illumination of this house 1798.Map (db m109023) HM

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