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

Fort Crailo

 
 
Fort Crailo Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, May 20, 2008
1. Fort Crailo Marker
Inscription.
2000 Feet
Fort Crailo
"Yankee Doodle"
Written there 1758

 
Erected 1939 by New York State Education Department.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 42° 38.373′ N, 73° 44.779′ W. Marker is in Rensselaer, New York, in Rensselaer County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway and 3rd Avenue (New York State Route 151), on the right when traveling south on Broadway. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rensselaer NY 12144, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U.S.S. Slater (approx. 0.3 miles away); Phase 3 Albany 2002 - Present (approx. 0.3 miles away); Phase 2 Albany 1997 - 2001 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Phase 1 New York City 1993-1997 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 0.3 miles away); Trade Partners Along the Hudson (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Crailo (approx. 0.6 miles away); Albany - Capital of New York 200 Years (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Rensselaer.
 
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Also see . . .
Fort Crailo Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, May 20, 2008
2. Fort Crailo Marker

1. The New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center. (Submitted on March 10, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
2. Crailo State Historic Site. (Submitted on March 12, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
3. Historic American Buildings Survey. (Submitted on March 12, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
4. Survey of Historic Sites and Buildings. (Submitted on March 12, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicForts, Castles
 
Fort Crailo image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, December 8, 2008
3. Fort Crailo
Fort Crailo Detail - Front Door image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, December 8, 2008
4. Fort Crailo Detail - Front Door
Fort Crailo - Gun Port - Outside image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, May 19, 2008
5. Fort Crailo - Gun Port - Outside
Fort Crailo - Gun Port - Inside image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, June 19, 2008
6. Fort Crailo - Gun Port - Inside
Fort Crailo - Basement Kitchen Hearth image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, December 8, 2008
7. Fort Crailo - Basement Kitchen Hearth
Fort Crailo - Window Detail image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, December 8, 2008
8. Fort Crailo - Window Detail
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 552 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   6. submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   7. submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   8. submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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