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Van Cortlandt Park

Van Cortlandt Memorial Grove map_it

  • Location: Broadway at 242nd Street
  • Description: 39 tablets on recessed plinths, tree markers
  • Materials: Bronze, granite
  • Dimensions: Tablets H: 7" W:10"; Plinths H: 12" W: 14"
  • Dedicated: 1949
  • Foundry: General Bronze Corporation, Garden City
  • Donor: Peter G. Lehman Post #8646, VFW (21)

Please note, the NAME field includes a primary designation as well as alternate namings often in common or popular usage. The DEDICATED field refers to the most recent dedication, most often, but not necessarily the original dedication date. If the monument did not have a formal dedication, the year listed reflects the date of installation.

For more information, please contact Art & Antiquities at (212) 360-8143

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Van Cortlandt Park Weather

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