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

Kinderhook Creek

 
 
Kinderhook Creek Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 21, 2012
1. Kinderhook Creek Marker
Inscription.
Prior to 1667
known as “Major Abramís
(Staats) Kill” and “Third
Falls.” In 1823 called
Stuyvesant Falls” and after
1845 “Kinderhook Creek”

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 21.458′ N, 73° 44.005′ W. Marker is in Stuyvesant, New York, in Columbia County. Marker is on Hudson Avenue (County Route 25A), on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stuyvesant NY 12173, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stockport-Stuyvesant Line (approx. 0.4 miles away); Farmhands and Fishing (approx. 1.7 miles away); An Agrarian Lifestyle . . . (approx. 1.7 miles away); Farm Operations (approx. 1.7 miles away); Fallen White Mulberry Tree (approx. 1.7 miles away); Marble Mounting Block (approx. 1.7 miles away); 1849-50 † † A House Transformed (approx. 1.7 miles away); A Bustling Household (approx. 1.7 miles away).
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
Marker in Stuyvesant image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 21, 2012
2. Marker in Stuyvesant
Kinderhook Creek Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 21, 2012
3. Kinderhook Creek Marker
The bridge over Kinderhook Creek can be seen behind the marker.
Kinderhook Creek Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 21, 2012
4. Kinderhook Creek Marker
Stuyvesant Falls on Kinderhook Creek image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 21, 2012
5. Stuyvesant Falls on Kinderhook Creek
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 323 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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