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Queensbury in Warren County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Half Way Brook

 
 
Half Way Brook Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 27, 2012
1. Half Way Brook Marker
Inscription. Midway between Fort Edward and Fort George. On this site about 1755 stood a blockhouse enclosed by a stockade.
 
Erected 1932 by State Education Department.
 
Location. 43° 19.567′ N, 73° 39.85′ W. Marker is in Queensbury, New York, in Warren County. Marker is on Upper Glen Street (U.S. 9), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is on east side of Route 9 across the street from the Price Chopper Super Market. Marker is in this post office area: Queensbury NY 12804, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Half Way Brook (approx. mile away); Peace and Victory Monument (approx. mile away); Korean War Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Quaker Burying Ground (approx. 0.7 miles away); Wing Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Blind Rock (approx. 0.9 miles away); Civil War Monument (approx. 1.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Queensbury.
 
Categories. Notable PlacesWar, French and Indian
 
Half Way Brook Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Farrell, April 27, 2009
2. Half Way Brook Marker
Half Way Brook Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Farrell, April 27, 2009
3. Half Way Brook Marker
View of marker from the north.
Half Way Brook Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Farrell, April 27, 2009
4. Half Way Brook Marker
View of marker from the south looking across Half Way Brook.
Half Way Brook Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Farrell, April 27, 2009
5. Half Way Brook Marker
View of marker looking across Route 9 from in front of Price Chopper.
 
 
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