Dedicated To Delegates - Fonda - New York
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member swizzle
N 42° 57.206 W 074° 22.597
18T E 550849 N 4755832
Quick Description: A row of Maples in the Court House Yard
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 9/16/2009 4:13:22 PM
Waymark Code: WM7811
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 2

Long Description:
This one stone covers several trees along the edge of the court house lawn. It is dedicated to the Delegates of Tryon County, which is now Montgomery County. To find these tree's take Rt. 5 from Amsterdam into Fonda. Turn left at subway and your on your own.
THESE TREES PLANTED TO HONOR THE DELEGATES FROM TRYON COUNTY TO THE CONSTITUTION RATIFICATION CONVENTION AT POUGHKEEPSIE 17 JUNE ~ 26 JULY 1788 * JOHN FREY * WILLIAM HARPER * HENRY STARING * VOLKERT VEEDER * JOHN WINN * CHRISTOPHER P. YATES * "AND SECURE THE BLESSINGS OF LIBERTY TO OURSELVES AND OUR POSTERITY"
Location of the tree: Court House Yard

Type of tree: Maples

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