Inscription. August 13,1777
Col. Baum's forces camped here
By Virginia McGreevy, August 14, 2012
|1. Site of British Encampment Marker|
Erected by Town of White Creek.
Location. 42° 57.646′ N, 73° 22.531′ W. Marker is in Eagle Bridge, New York, in Rensselaer County. Marker is on U.S. 22 0.2 miles from North Old State Road, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Eagle Bridge NY 12057, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, as the crow flies. Site of Skirmish (approx. 0.7 miles away); Homestead of Grandma Moses (approx. 0.9 miles away); Checkered House (approx. 2.3 miles away); Battle of Bennington (approx. 2.5 miles away); A Log Church (approx. 2.9 miles away); Buskirk's Red Covered Bridge (approx. 2.9 miles away); Site of Home of John Wood (approx. 3.1 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Bennington (approx. 3.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Eagle Bridge.
Additional keywords. Burgoyne's campaign 1777
Credits. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2012, by Tom McGreevy of Averill Park, New York. This page has been viewed 65 times since then. Photo 1. submitted on August 15, 2012, by Tom McGreevy of Averill Park, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
|Recommend or Share This Page. |