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Near Duanesburg in Schenectady County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Great Lot 92

 
 
Great Lot 92 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, April 30, 2011
1. Great Lot 92 Marker
Inscription.
The boundaries of
the County Forest Preserve are the same
as they were when Elkanoh Rockwell
leased this land from James Duane in 1794.
Duane held 50,000 acres in the area
then known as Duane's Bush. He divided
his land into hundred acre parcels
called Great Lots.
This is Great Lot #92.

 
Location. 42° 48.1′ N, 74° 9.354′ W. Marker is near Duanesburg, New York, in Schenectady County. Marker can be reached from Lake Road (County Route 88) 0.6 miles east of Duanesburg Churches Road (County Route 127), on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is mounted on a trail-side tree near the entrance to the hiking trails in Schenectady County Forest. Marker is in this post office area: Delanson NY 12053, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sherburne Tannery (approx. 1.6 miles away but has been reported missing); Frost Homestead (approx. 2.1 miles away); Christ Episcopal Church (approx. 2.3 miles away); Duanesburg Reformed Presbyterian Church (approx. 2.3 miles away); a different marker also named Christ Episcopal Church
Great Lot 92 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, April 23, 2011
2. Great Lot 92 Marker
(approx. 2.3 miles away); William North (approx. 2.3 miles away); James Duane (approx. 2.3 miles away); Baptist Church (approx. 3.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Duanesburg.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Great Lot 92 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, April 23, 2011
3. Great Lot 92 Marker
Lake Road is in the background, just beyond the edge of the woods.
Great Lot 92 Marker Location image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous
4. Great Lot 92 Marker Location
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 331 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. 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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