Sands Ring Homestead Museum

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Sands Ring Homestead Museum
Sands-Ring House.jpg
The house in 2007
Location Cornwall, NY
Nearest city Newburgh
Coordinates 41°26′27″N 74°01′45″W / 41.44083°N 74.02917°W / 41.44083; -74.02917Coordinates: 41°26′27″N 74°01′45″W / 41.44083°N 74.02917°W / 41.44083; -74.02917
Built 1760
Governing body private
NRHP Reference # 96000150[1]
Added to NRHP 1996

The Sands Ring Homestead Museum is a historic house located on Main Street in the Town of Cornwall, in Orange County, New York. It has been a Registered Historic Place since 1996.

It was built in 1760 by Nathaniel Sands for his son David, who had established a store on the site. It was one of the first meeting places of the Cornwall Quakers. Today it is used as museum featuring Colonial-era activities.


  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 

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