Forge Hill Road

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4 Forge Hill Rd
New Windsor, NY 12553
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Forge Hill Road
Named for Brewster Forge of Revolutionary period.
Soldiers, marching to New Windsor Camp, 1782 passed over this road.

Erected

Unknown

What was there

This road formerly led to the Brewster Forge, a revolutionary war-era forge that produced iron goods for the colonial war effort.

What is there now

Forge Hill Road (County Route 94).

More information

  • One product of this forge was a massive iron chain that was stretched across the Hudson River to block British ships.

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