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Roger Morris Park

Eleventh Milestone Marker map_it

  • Location: Jumel Terrace, between W. 160 and 162nd Streets
  • Description: Marker on base, plaque
  • Materials: Brownstone, Westerly granite, brass
  • Dimensions: H: 4'2" W: 1'1" D: 5"
  • Cast: ca. 1912
  • Dedicated: 1912
  • Donor: The City History Club
  • Inscription: Plaque:
    11 MILES FROM / N. YORK / ON THE KINGSBRIDGE RD / IN 1769 AT 170TH STREET / IN 1819 AT 189TH STREET / THE CITY HISTORY CLUB / 1912 /

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