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

Academy Park

 
 
Academy Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, April 6, 2013
1. Academy Park Marker
Inscription. Established in 1882, a hill on the site required the removal of 10,000 loads of sand and clay filling a gully on the north side of Elk Street where present houses were built.

Albany 300 - 1686-1986 - Still making History Erected by Albany Tricentennial Committee 1986
 
Erected 1986 by Albany Tricentennial Committee.
 
Location. 42° 39.136′ N, 73° 45.312′ W. Marker is in Albany, New York, in Albany County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Avenue and Eagle Street on Washington Avenue. 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. NSDAR Revolutionary Soldiers Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Birthplace of Modern Electricity (within shouting distance of this marker); Schuyler Mansion (within shouting distance of this marker); 200th Anniversary of Albany Charter (within shouting distance of this marker); Kilian Van Rensselaer (within shouting distance of this marker); 1624-1924 (within shouting distance of this marker); City Hall Carillon (within shouting distance of this marker); The Kings Highway (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Albany.
 
Categories. EnvironmentMan-Made Features
 
Wideview of Academy Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Craft, September 30, 2016
2. Wideview of Academy Park Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 393 times since then and 2 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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