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

The Swallow House

c. 1845

 
 
The Swallow House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 21, 2012
1. The Swallow House Marker
Inscription.
Built from the remains of
the steamboat “Swallow” wrecked
on the Hudson River, April 7, 1845.

 
Erected by Village of Valatie.
 
Location. 42° 24.857′ N, 73° 40.962′ W. Marker is in Valatie, New York, in Columbia County. Marker is on Albany Avenue, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Valatie NY 12184, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Depot (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Nathan Wild House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gimp Mill (approx. 0.2 miles away); Knox Gun Crossing (approx. 0.2 miles away); Glynn Homestead (approx. ¼ mile away); Hoes House (approx. ¼ mile away); U.S. Hotel (approx. ¼ mile away); St. Luke’s Lutheran Church (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Valatie.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Marker on Albany Avenue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 21, 2012
2. Marker on Albany Avenue
The Swallow House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 21, 2012
3. The Swallow House Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 435 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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