Frank D. Layman Memorial

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Frank D. Layman Memorial
Frank D. Layman Memorial, July 2008
Frank D. Layman Memorial is located in New York
Frank D. Layman Memorial
Frank D. Layman Memorial is located in the United States
Frank D. Layman Memorial
Nearest cityHunter, New York
Coordinates42°11′24″N 74°3′55″W / 42.19000°N 74.06528°W / 42.19000; -74.06528Coordinates: 42°11′24″N 74°3′55″W / 42.19000°N 74.06528°W / 42.19000; -74.06528
Arealess than one acre
NRHP reference #03000022[1]
Added to NRHPJune 6, 2003

Frank D. Layman Memorial is a historic monument located at Hunter in Greene County, New York. It was erected in 1901 to commemorate Frank D. Layman, who died on the site of the memorial on August 10, 1900, while fighting a forest fire. It is pyramidal in shape, four sided, and rises upward from a base approximately seven feet in diameter to approximately 11 feet.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2003.


  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13.
  2. ^ "Cultural Resource Information System (CRIS)" (Searchable database). New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2016-08-01.[permanent dead link] Note: This includes William E. Krattinger (February 2002). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Frank D. Layman Memorial" (PDF). Retrieved 2016-08-01. and Accompanying three photographs