Near Painted Post in Steuben County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Final Episode
was the advance of
Col. Van Cortland's Brigade
up the Canisteo River to
this area two miles beyond
the Tory-Indian town of
Painted Post, burned by
Capt. Simon Spaulding's Riflemen
September 28, 1779
Erected by the Newtown-Battle Chapt. Sons of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 42° 7.543′ N, 77° 8.226′ W. Marker is near Painted Post, New York, in Steuben County. Marker is on U.S. 15, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Located at a rest-stop on the south-bound side of the highway. Marker is in this post office area: Painted Post NY 14870, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Treaty of Painted Post (approx. 3.1 miles away); The First Baptist Church of Painted Post (approx. 3.1 miles away); Village of Painted Post Comeback '72 Urban Renewal Project (approx. 3.1 miles away); Painted Post Memorial (approx. 3.1 miles away); Civil War Memorial Routes of the Armies of General John Sullivan and General James Clinton (approx. 3.3 miles away); World War Memorial Park (approx. 3.3 miles away); Benjamin Patterson Inn (approx. 4.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Painted Post.
Also see . . . The Sullivan-Clinton Campaign. Web page detailing the campaign. (Submitted on July 8, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
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