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

The Kings Highway

 
 
The Kings Highway Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, April 6, 2013
1. The Kings Highway Marker
Inscription.
First road to Schenectady
began here near
west gate of Albany
Stockade
P.B.H.P.P.

 
Erected 1975.
 
Location. 42° 39.096′ N, 73° 45.3′ W. Marker is in Albany, New York, in Albany County. Marker is at the intersection of Eagle Street and Corning Place, on the right when traveling east on Eagle Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Albany NY 12210, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 200th Anniversary of Albany Charter (a few steps from this marker); City Hall Carillon (a few steps from this marker); Schuyler Mansion (within shouting distance of this marker); 1624-1924 (within shouting distance of this marker); Kilian Van Rensselaer (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Frederick (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Frederick (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Frederick (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Albany.
 
Categories. Colonial EraRoads & Vehicles
 
Wideview of The Kings Highway Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Craft, September 30, 2016
2. Wideview of The Kings Highway Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 386 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York.   2. submitted on , by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on October 4, 2016.
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