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The Town of Warrensburgh

 
 
The Town of Warrensburgh Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Farrell, April 16, 2009
1. The Town of Warrensburgh Marker
Inscription.
Warren County
1813 - 1913
The Town of Warrensburgh formed from the old town of Thurman February 12, 1813
 
Erected 1913 by Warren County Centennial Committee.
 
Location. 43° 29.783′ N, 73° 46.533′ W. Marker is in Warrensburg, New York, in Warren County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 9) and Adirondack Avenue, on the left on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Warrensburg NY 12885, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Floyd Bennett Memorial (here, next to this marker); Charles R. Bishop Childhood Home (approx. 2.2 miles away); James Cameron (approx. 4.7 miles away); Lake George (approx. 5.4 miles away); Montcalm's Camp (approx. 5.7 miles away); Old Court House (approx. 5.8 miles away); Sunken Fleet (approx. 5.9 miles away); Ethan Allen tour boat tragedy (approx. 5.9 miles away).
 
More about this marker. Towards the north of the village of Warrensburg, US Route 9 (Main Street) is intersected by Hudson Avenue to the northwest, Elm Street to the southwest and Adirondack Avenue to the east. Floyd Bennett Park is a pie shaped section of land formed by Main Street to the east and Elm Street to the west. The park has a band stand on which free concerts are presented to the public during the summer.
 
Regarding The Town of Warrensburgh. Prior to WWII, Warrensburg was spelled with a "h" on the end. The "h" was dropped during WWII so it wouldn't appear Germanic. The "h" may be added back to the spelling.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by John Farrell of Lake George, New York. This page has been viewed 608 times since then and 66 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by John Farrell of Lake George, New York. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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