Verplanck

Verplanck is a hamlet and census-designated place (CDP) in the town of Cortlandt, Westchester County, New York. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 1,729.

Verplanck is the home of a replica of the ship the Half Moon, with which Henry Hudson explored the Hudson River.

Verplanck is also known for its Revolutionary War history, specifically the location of the strategic Kings Ferry between Stony Point and Verplanck’s Point, which George Washington’s army used to cross the Hudson on its march to Yorktown, Virginia, in 1781.

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Verplanck,_New_York

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