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

General Gates Headquarters

 
 
General Gates Headquarters Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 27, 2012
1. General Gates Headquarters Marker
Inscription.
Site of
General Gates
Headquarters

previous to surrender of
General Burgoyne
Oct. 17, 1777

 
Erected 1927 by New York State.
 
Location. 43° 4.645′ N, 73° 35.019′ W. Marker is in Stillwater, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is on U.S. 4, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stillwater NY 12170, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sword Surrender Site (approx. 0.7 miles away); Burgoyne Surrendered his Sword (approx. 0.7 miles away); Fort Vrooman (approx. 0.7 miles away); Dutch Reformed Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); Victory Woods (approx. one mile away); Breastworks of General Fellows (approx. one mile away); Two Brothers Meet Again (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Loyalists Leave Early (approx. 1.1 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Account of the Battle of Saratoga. (Submitted on June 29, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. A British perspective on the Battle of Saratoga from BritishBattles.com. (Submitted on June 29, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
General Gates Headquarters Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 27, 2012
2. General Gates Headquarters Marker
American General Horatio Gates set up his headquarters here after the victory at the October 7, 1777 Battle of Saratoga.
General Gates Headquarters Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 27, 2012
3. General Gates Headquarters Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 270 times since then and 8 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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