Will discuss property’s history and future
Local historians Thom Johnson and Rob Yasinsac will share their research on the Northgate Ruins, including the property’s history, at a lecture at the Putnam History Museum at 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 21.
Over the past five years, Johnson has led cleanups and other projects at the Northgate site, known locally as the Cornish Estate. He also co-authored the book, Bannerman’s Castle. Yasinsac is the co-author, with Thomas Rinaldi, of Hudson Valley Ruins: Forgotten Landmarks of an American Landscape.
Admission is $5, or free for museum members. RSVP by calling 845-265-4010 or emailing [email protected] The museum is located at 63 Chestnut St. in Cold Spring.