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

Civil War Monument

 
 
Civil War Monument Marker Photo, Click for full size
By John Farrell, April 27, 2009
1. Civil War Monument Marker
Looking east from the corner of Glen Street and South Street.
Inscription. Lists the names and units for soldiers from the area who died in the Civil War.
 
Erected 1872 by Town of Queensbury.
 
Location. 43° 18.683′ N, 73° 38.767′ W. Marker is in Glens Falls, New York, in Warren County. Marker is at the intersection of Bay Street and Maple Street, on the right when traveling north on Bay Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Glens Falls NY 12801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Korean War Monument (approx. one mile away); Peace and Victory Monument (approx. 1.1 miles away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 1.2 miles away); Half Way Brook (approx. 1.4 miles away); Old Quaker Burying Ground (approx. 1.5 miles away); Wing Memorial (approx. 1.5 miles away); a different marker also named Half Way Brook (approx. 1.5 miles away); Blind Rock (approx. 2.3 miles away).
 
More about this marker. Originally dedicated in 1872, the monument has undergone several restorations with the last being in 1999.
 
Regarding Civil War Monument. The monument was erected to the 644 who served from the town of Queensbury during the
Civil War Monument Marker Photo, Click for full size
By John Farrell, April 27, 2009
2. Civil War Monument Marker
Plaque on east side of monument.
Civil War. There are 95 names of those men who died in battle or disease. On the monument are the names of the various battles the men engaged in during the war. It became the property of Glens Falls when the city was chartered in 1908.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Civil War Monument Marker Photo, Click for full size
By John Farrell, April 27, 2009
3. Civil War Monument Marker
Plaque on west side of monument.
Civil War Monument Marker Photo, Click for full size
By John Farrell, April 27, 2009
4. Civil War Monument Marker
Plaque on north side of monument.
Civil War Monument Marker Photo, Click for full size
By John Farrell, April 27, 2009
5. Civil War Monument Marker
Plaque on south side of monument.
Civil War Monument Marker Photo, Click for full size
By John Farrell, April 27, 2009
6. Civil War Monument Marker
View of monument from the corner of Glen Street and Bay Street.
 
 
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