Historic Marker Text
Year Approved
Location
City/Town
MEETING HOUSE
OLD SCHOOL BAPTIST
CONGREGATION ORGANIZED 1764
MEETING HOUSE BUILT 1810.
PURCHASED BY THE WARWICK
HISTORICAL SOCIETY IN 1951.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2016
2016 25 High Street                        Lat 41.258214
Long -74.357211
Warwick
BRIDGE CA.1855  
SITE OF FIRST BRIDGE ACROSS
THE DELAWARE FROM MATAMORAS
TO PORT JERVIS.  BUILT BY
ERIE & NY RAILROAD. WRECKED
BY A WIND STORM IN 1870.   
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2016
2016 River Road                             Lat 41.7960259
Long -74.70259
Port Jervis
HARRIMAN
HAMLET OF TURNER CHANGED NAME
1910 TO HONOR LATE RAILROAD
MAGNATE EDWARD H. HARRIMAN.  
VILLAGE WAS INCORPORATED
OCTOBER 1914.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2016
2016 Grove and N. Main Streets
Lat 41 18' 35"N
Long -74 09' 01" W
Monroe
THE HILL CHURCH
BUILT 1835 ON LAND DONATED
BY JESSE SCOFIELD, DAVID
PARSHALL & JACOB T. WALDEN.
CONGREGATION EST. 1838 AS
REFORMED DUTCH CHURCH.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2016
2016 Island at Church St, Scofield St &  Ridge Avenue                         Lat 41 33' 28.71"N
Long -74 11' 15.22" W
Walden
1915 FIRE HOUSE
GIFT OF COL. BRADLEY FOR
FIRE DEPT, LIBRARY AND A
COMMUNITY ASSEMBLY ROOM ON
SITE OF 1869 AND 1884 FIRE
HOUSES. STATION MOVED 1994.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2016
2016 1 Municipal Square                            Lat 41 33' 34.9"
N  -74 11' 22.70" W
Walden
WALLKILL VALLEY
CEMETERY INC 1865. DESIGNED
BY DOWNING VAUX. RESTING
PLACE MEDAL OF HONOR
RECIPIENT & CONGRESSMAN
THOMAS WILSON BRADLEY.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2015
2015 1011 Route 52                            Lat N 41° 33' 35.21"     Long W 74° 10' 4.11" Walden
VALLEY JUNCTION
HERE STOOD AT WYE JUNCTION
NY O&W TRAIN STATION
BUILT CA. 1913. A CONNECTION
FOR KINGSTON AND  
MONTICELLO RAILWAY BRANCHES
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2015
2015 Valley Junction Ave                       Lat N 41° 26' 48.33"     Long W 74° 36' 44.57" Godeffroy
MONROE SCHOOL
BUILT 1908. PARTIALLY
DESTROYED BY FIRE 1928. 
GRADES K-12 AS OF 1945.
MOVIE "LETTER TO A HERO"
FILMED HERE IN 1943.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2015
2015 North Main St.                           Lat N 41° 20' 1.02"       Long W 74° 11' 14.76" W Monroe
ERIE TURNTABLE
BUILT IN 1854 AND USED BY
THE RAILROAD UNTIL CA. 1987
RESTORED TO FULL OPERATING
CONDITION IN 1996. IT IS ONE
OF A FEW LEFT IN THE NATION
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2014
2014 86 Pike Street

Lat N41° 22' 30.01" Long W74° 41' 34.61"
Port Jervis
GUMAER CEMETERY
INCORPORATED, SURVEYED,
FENCED & DEEDED BY PETER E.
GUMAER TO THE REFORMED
CHURCH OF DEERPARK CA. 1839
EARLIEST MARKED GRAVE 1713
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2014
2014 Guymard Turnpike

Lat N41° 26' 42.21" Long W74° 36' 34.16"
Godeffroy

NEW YORK KNIFE                                            HOME OF HAMMER BRAND KNIVES
FIRST BOY SCOUT OF AMERICA
KNIFE.  28 BLDGS ON THIS SITE
ONE OF THE LARGEST POCKETKNIFE
COMPANIES IN US 1856-1931
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2014

 

2014 Orchard Street

Lat N41° 33' 35.40" Long W74° 11' 30.30"
Walden
WALDEN KNIFE CO
HOME OF KEEN KUTTER KNIVES
ON THIS SITE FROM 1874-1926
WALDEN WAS KNOWN AS
"LITTLE SHEFFIELD"
WITH THREE KNIFE COMPANIES.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2014
2014 Oak Street & Wallkill River East Shore

Lat N41° 33' 50.06" Long W74° 11' 31.81"
Walden
LAUREL GROVE
CEMETERY
FOUNDED BY DR JOHN CONKLING
INCORPORATED SEPTEMBER 1855
DESIGNED BY HOWARD DANIELS
AND B F HATHAWAY
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2014
2014 East Main Street

Lat N41° 21' 40.63" Long 74° 41' 10.06"

 
Port Jervis
RIDER ENGINE CO.
EST 1879, WORLD'S LARGEST
MFG HOT AIR ENGINES USING
A K RIDER AND JOHN ERICCSON
PATENTS. IN 1897 BECAME
RIDER-ERICSSON ENGINE CO.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2014
2014  Grant Street

Lat N41° 33' 32.85" Long W74° 11' 4.97"
Walden
SCHRADE CUTLERY
EST1904, LEADING MFG OF
SAFETY PUSH BUTTON KNIVES
USING SCHRADE PATD MACHINES
AND PROCUTION TECHNIQUES
MOVED TO ELLENVILLE NY 1958
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2014
2014 Route 209

Lat N41° 40' 1.13" Long W74° 25' 44.71"
Ellenville
1903 LIBRARY
PORT JERVIS FREE LIBRARY
CHARTERED SEPT 29 1892
ONLY CARNEGIE LIBRARY
IN ORANGE COUNTY NEW YORK
SITE GIVEN BY PETER FARNUM
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2014
2014 138 Pike Street

Lat N41° 22' 34.61" Long 74° 41' 29.78"
Port Jervis
R.R. CROSSING
ROSE'S POINT - MONTICELLO &
PORT JERVIS RY FINANCED
JULY 19, 1869 CHIEFLY BY
TOWN OF DEERPARK ABANDONED
1904 ACQUIRED BY NY, O&W RY
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2014
2014 Prospect Hill Road

Lat N41° 27' 26.75" Long W74° 36' 13.48"
Cuddebackville

MCGARRAH'S INN
FREEMASONS MET HERE FROM
1817-1826.  PURCHASED BY THE
CORNERSTONE LODGE #711 IN
1998, THE 1817 LODGE ROOM
REMAINS ACTIVE AS OF 2013.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2013

2013 300 Stage Road

Lat N41° 19' 27.19" Long W74° 11' 12.15"
Monroe