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

First Mill

 
 
First Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, December 29, 2011
1. First Mill Marker
Inscription.
Site Of
First Mill
Built By Sweer Teunise On
Mill Kill 1666. Destroyed
By Flood 1673 and Rebuilt.
First Industry Of The
Mohawk Valley

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 48.883′ N, 73° 56.815′ W. Marker is in Schenectady, New York, in Schenectady County. Marker is on Mill Lane, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Schenectady NY 12305, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. South Gate of Stockade (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Southwest Corner of Stockade (about 500 feet away); Clench's Tavern (about 500 feet away); M-7 Day (about 500 feet away); Schenectady (about 600 feet away); Free Masonry (about 600 feet away but has been reported missing); Yates House (about 700 feet away); Dutch Church (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Schenectady.
 
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First Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, December 29, 2011
2. First Mill Marker
First Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, December 29, 2011
3. First Mill Marker
The marker is mounted on the stonewall facing Mill Lane.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 322 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. 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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