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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Beacon, New York

 
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Location of Beacon, New York
    Dutchess County (301)
    Columbia County (221)
    Orange County (476)
    Putnam County (114)
    Ulster County (240)
    Fairfield County, Connecticut (372)
    Litchfield County, Connecticut (239)
    Berkshire County, Massachusetts (131)
 
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1New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — Beacon War Memorial
Beacon War Memorial This Monument is Dedicated to Those Heroes Whose Names Shall Forever Hold a Place of Honor. It is Through Their Courage and Sacrifice That We Remain Free. ★   ★   ★   ★ W.W. I Bump, John J. · . . . Map (db m144308) WM
2New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — Bicentennial Washington
In Honor Of The Bicentennial of the Death of George Washington Who Visited the Nearby Madam Brett Homestead During The American Revolution Erected 1999 By Members and Friends of Melzingah Chapter, NSDAR [ rear plaque ] . . . Map (db m52600) HM
3New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — Burial Site
Burial site of William Few, Jr. 1748 – 1828 Signer of U.S. Constitution for the State of Georgia – 1787 Reinterred in Augusta, Georgia – October 1973Map (db m44515) HM
4New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — Carmen Ramputi Marine Corps League
Carmen Ramputi Det 861 Marine Corps LeagueMap (db m144310) WM
5New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — City of Beacon
Incorporated May 15, 1913 consolidation of Matteawan and Fishkill Landing Villages.Map (db m44508) HM
6New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — City of Beacon Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to the men of Beacon who gave their lives in war that generations yet unborn might walk in the ways of peace and understanding with the peoples of all nations Erected by Beacon Post 203 May 30, 1947 God and Country City of . . . Map (db m144309) WM
7New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — Emergency Responders Clock
City of Beacon Emergency Responders This clock is dedicated to the City of Beacon to recognize and honor the men and women of Beacon’s fire, police, and EMS personnel – past, present and future It is further dedicated in recognition of . . . Map (db m144535) HM
8New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — Fishkill Landing
One of the oldest landings along Hudson River. During Rev. supplies for troops in Newburg & N.J. from New England brought across River.Map (db m44507) HM
9New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — Home of Madam Catharyna Brett
1709 The Home of Madam Catharyna Brett Born in the City of New York,1687 - died in this house, 1764 Wife of Roger Brett and daughter of Francis Rombout co-patentee with Gulian Verplanck of Rombout Precinct, comprising 85,000 acres of land . . . Map (db m144531) HM
10New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — Howland Center
Howland Center Has Been Placed On The National Register Of Historic Places By The United States Department Of The Interior 1872Map (db m52599) HM
11New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — J. Robert Cramer
In memory of Firefighter J. Robert Cramer An active member of Lewis Tompkins Co. and the City of Beacon Fire Department who lost his life in the line of duty at the 144-146 Main Street Fire on January 29, 1955 A . . . Map (db m124849) HM
12New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — Lewis Tompkins Hose Company
Originally constructed for the Lewis Tompkins Hose Company 1890 The restoration of this firehouse is dedicated to the officers and members, past and present, who have selflessly volunteered their time and energy in . . . Map (db m124889) HM
13New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — 268 — Margaret Fuller
First woman reporter for New York Tribune wrote "Woman in the Ninteenth Century" at Van Vliet House Fishkill Landing, Fall 1844Map (db m124895) HM
14New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — Matteawan Train Station — City of Beacon Greenway Trail —
Matteawan Train Station Built in 1869 by the Dutchess and Columbia R.R. Co. running from Dutchess Jct. to Hopewell Jct., Millbrook, etc…Map (db m144533) HM
15New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — Roll of Honor
Roll of Honor Dedicated to the Members of Willard H. Mase Hook and Ladder Company Who served in the Armed Forces of our country during World War II Alyea, William · Bopp, Harold · Bopp, Henry · Burch, Arthur · D’Aprile, Cornelius · . . . Map (db m144446) WM
16New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — Ron & Ronnie Sauers Bridge
Whereas, when Ron and Ronnie Sauers arrived in Beacon in the mid-1980's, Main Street buildings were boarded up with plywood and covered in graffiti, but Ron and Ronnie saw an opportunity to revitalize Beacon; and Whereas, Ron and Ronnie Sauers . . . Map (db m144536) HM
17New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — Spanish Pentecostal Church / Rothery File Factory — City of Beacon Greenway Trail —
Spanish Pentecostal Church Built in 1869 as 1st Methodist church on the former site of St. Anna’s Episcopal Church. Rothery File Factory Built in 1835, the company made the first wood files in America starting in 1828 at a . . . Map (db m144534) HM
18New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — Welcome to Beacon
Named for the signal fires lit by Washington's troops atop our mountain during the American Revolution, Beacon is a city with a rich history dating back 400 years to when Henry Hudson's Half Moon anchored here in this beautiful bay. Beacon . . . Map (db m124897) HM
19New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — Welcome to Beacon
Named for the signal fires lit by Washington's troops atop our mountain during the American Revolution, Beacon is a city with a rich history dating back 400 years to when Henry Hudson's Half Moon anchored here in this beautiful bay. Beacon has . . . Map (db m144529) HM
20New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — Welcome to Beacon
Named for the signal fires lit by Washington's troops atop our mountain during the American Revolution, Beacon is a city with a rich history dating back 400 years to when Henry Hudson's Half Moon anchored here in this beautiful bay. Beacon has . . . Map (db m144532) HM
21New York (Dutchess County), Beacon — William Few
In this tomb rests the remains of William Few Born June 18, 1748 – Died July 16, 1828 Lieut. Colonel, Georgia Militia during the American Revolution, 1776-1779. Member, Continental Congress, 1780-1788 Signed Federal Constitution, 1787 . . . Map (db m44562) HM
 
May. 12, 2021