Near Ellisburg in Jefferson County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
After the Battle of Big Sandy
May 28, 1814
This house was used as a hospital for British soldiers
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 43° 42.722′ N, 76° 10.647′ W. Marker is near Ellisburg, New York, in Jefferson County. Marker is on New York State Route 3 0.1 miles south of South Landing Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ellisburg NY 13636, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Battle of Big Sandy (approx. 0.3 miles away); Carrying Cable Route (approx. 4.3 miles away); a different marker also named Carrying Cable Route (approx. 9.2 miles away); Samuel de Champlain (approx. 9.6 miles away); Selkirk Lighthouse (approx. 9.6 miles away); Samuel De Champlain (approx. 10.3 miles away); Richland and Pulaski Civil War Soldiers Monument (approx. 10.4 miles away); Camp de L'Observation (approx. 10.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Ellisburg.
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Also see . . . Battle of Big Sandy Creek. Wikipedia article (Submitted on November 28, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Science & Medicine • War of 1812 •
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