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Near Little Falls in Herkimer County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

General Nicholas Herkimer Monument

 
 
General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 12, 2012
1. General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker
View of the northwest side of the Monument to General Herkimer.
Inscription. [Text on the North side of the memorial]:

Herkimer

[Text on the West side of the memorial]:

Erected
by the
State of New York.
1896

[Text on the South side of the memorial]:

To the memory of
General Nicholas Herkimer,
who died Aug. 17, 1777,

of wounds received at the Battle
of Oriskany, Aug. 6, 1777, where,
commanding the Tryon County militia,
he defeated the English troops,
with their Tory and Indian allies.

[Text on the East side of the memorial]:

Nicolas Herchhcimer

Honor to Patriots

 
Erected 1896 by the State of New York.
 
Location. 43° 1.622′ N, 74° 48.929′ W. Marker is near Little Falls, New York, in Herkimer County. Marker can be reached from State Route 169 (New York State Route 169) east of General Herkimer Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. This historic marker is located in the Herkimer Home State Park, a short distance southeast of the Herkimer homestead,
General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 12, 2012
2. General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker
Close-up view of the text on the North side of the memorial.
in the "Herkimer Homestead Cemetery". Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 State Route 169, Little Falls NY 13365, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General Nicholas Herkimer (a few steps from this marker); Herkimer Homestead Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); The Bateau (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); From This Point (about 400 feet away); General Nicholas Herkimer's Mansion (about 400 feet away); In Memory of the Men (about 400 feet away); Nicholas Herkimer (about 400 feet away); Revolution in the Mohawk Valley (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Little Falls.
 
Also see . . .
1. Herkimer Home. This is a link to information provided by Friends of Herkimer Home. (Submitted on July 9, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 

2. Herkimer Home State Historic Site. This is a link to information provided by Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. (Submitted on July 9, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 

3. Herkimer Home. This is a link to information provided by the "Revolutionary Day" website. (Submitted on July 9, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Revolutionary
 
General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 12, 2012
3. General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker
Close-up view of the text on the West side of the memorial.
General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 12, 2012
4. General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker
Close-up view of the text on the South side of the memorial.
General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 12, 2012
5. General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker
Close-up view of the text on the East side of the memorial.
General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 12, 2012
6. General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker
View of the Monument to General Herkimer in the background, and the gravestone for General Herkimer is in the foreground.
General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 12, 2012
7. General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker
View of the Monument to General Herkimer from the entrance to the Herkimer Homestead Cemetery.
General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 12, 2012
8. General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker
A distant view of the Monument to General Herkimer, situated in the Herkimer Homestead Cemetery.
Herkimer Home image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 12, 2012
9. Herkimer Home
View of the Herkimer Home, located northwest of the Monument to General Herkimer.
General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 11, 2014
10. General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker
General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 11, 2014
11. General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker
Close-up view of the text on the South side of the memorial.
General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 11, 2014
12. General Nicholas Herkimer Monument Marker
A distant view of the Monument to General Herkimer, situated in the Herkimer Homestead Cemetery.
 
 
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