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Outlets- This outlet center located in Central Valley, New York. Opened in late 1985, expanded in 1993, and again in 1998, the center now has
220 stores occupying more than 800,000 square feet and is one of the largest
contiguous outlet centers in the world.
Cornwall, NY-Cornwall is situated in the valley formed by the Schunemunk Mountain
and the Hudson Highland ridges along the Hudson River.
In 1609, the English navigator Henry Hudson sailed up the Hudson
search of a Northwest passage. When he reached
shallow water, he anchored off what is now Cornwall, and recorded this in his ship's
log: "This is a pleasant place to build a towne on." In 1684 the
first permanent settlement was made in Cornwall.
In the ensuing 50 years, English and Scotch families came to the fertile
tableland above the river meadows naming it "new Cornwall"
because of the marked similarity to the
terrain of Cornwallshire, England. Public
action was taken to
change the name to
The Lost Treasure of Captain Kidd by Peter Laurie- A Historical fiction
novel for kids. Legend says Captain Kidd came up the Hudson River?