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Schuylerville in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Stark’s Knob

 
 
Stark’s Knob Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 13, 2008
1. Stark’s Knob Marker
Inscription.
A natural history site of
the New York State Museum
Stark’s Knob
A quarry in volcanic pillow basalt
donated by Jennie A. Hammond, Carrie B. Mercier, and Caroline E, Orville D. and Elizabeth M. Towne
1916
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Erected 2000 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 43° 7.107′ N, 73° 35.115′ W. Marker is in Schuylerville, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is at the intersection of Lakes to Locks Passage (U.S. 4) and Starks Knob Road, on the right when traveling south on Lakes to Locks Passage. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Schuylerville NY 12871, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gen. Henry Knox Trail (a few steps from this marker); General Stark (a few steps from this marker); World War I and II and Korean Conflict Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Position of Burgoyne's Bridge (approx. half a mile away); The Marshall House (approx. half a mile away); The Canal System (approx. 0.6 miles away); British Army Camp (approx. 0.6 miles away); Captain Furnival's Battery (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Schuylerville.
 
Categories. Natural Features
 
Marker in Schuylerville Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 13, 2008
2. Marker in Schuylerville
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 772 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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