Van Cortlandt Manor Ferry House

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This postcard shows the Van Cortlandt Manor Ferry House, circa 1907.

Croton Area in 1776

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Detail from the map A plan of the country from Frogspoint to Croton River shewing the positions of the American and British armies from the 12th of October 1776 until the engagement on the White Plains on the 28th.

Since this map was made for military purposed it notes the location of Croton Ferry, at Van Cortlandt Manor.

Ward Carpenter Survey of the Lower Croton River, 1871

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Annotated detail from the survey “The Easterly shore line of the Croton River, from Deer Island to Crawbucky Point, Ward Carpenter & Sons, 1871”. Click the images to enlarge them.

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