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Sharon Springs in Schoharie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Town of Sharon

 
 
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By Howard C. Ohlhous, May 14, 2011
1. Town of Sharon Marker
Inscription.
Originally named Dorlach
after Dorlach in German
Palatinate. Name changed
to Sharon after Sharon,
Conn. in 1797

 
Erected 1949 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 47.054′ N, 74° 37.583′ W. Marker is in Sharon Springs, New York, in Schoharie County. Marker is on Route 10, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is roadside at the pull off beside Bowmaker Pond. Marker is in this post office area: Sharon Springs NY 13459, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Flint Homesite (approx. 5.3 miles away); Lieutenant Wormuth Killed (approx. 6.3 miles away); Cherry Valley Museum (approx. 6.4 miles away); Civil War Monument (approx. 6.5 miles away); Cherry Valley Massacre (approx. 6.6 miles away); Colonel Alden Felled (approx. 6.7 miles away); Indian Trail and Military Road (approx. 7.6 miles away); Rock-House (approx. 8.4 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Town of Sharon. (Submitted on May 15, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
 
Additional keywords. Sharon Springs
Town of Sharon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, May 14, 2011
2. Town of Sharon Marker

 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 393 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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