The Sawkill Creek - Preserving & Enhancing Nature’s Beauty

The Sawkill Creek

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Preserving & Enhancing Nature’s Beauty

Without scenic protection, the fate of the Sawkill could have been very different.

This 19th-century image of a cement factory in nearby Wappingers Falls shows one of the many industrial complexes constructed along Hudson Valley creeks.

Map of Wappingers Falls (detail), by L. R. Burleigh. Lithograph on paper, c. 1889. Library of Congress.

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