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Near Henderson in Jefferson County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Camp de L'Observation

 
 
Camp de L'Observation Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 28, 2013
1. Camp de L'Observation Marker
Inscription. Erected by the French in 1756
Association Island
 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 43° 52.15′ N, 76° 11.357′ W. Marker is near Henderson, New York, in Jefferson County. Marker is on New York State Route 3 0.8 miles north of Harbor View Drive (New York State Route 72), on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Located at a state owned scenic overlook on Highway 3. Marker is in this post office area: Henderson NY 13650, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Samuel de Champlain (approx. 1.8 miles away); Carrying Cable Route (approx. 4.4 miles away); New Brunswick's 104th Regiment of Foot (approx. 5.6 miles away); Horse Island (approx. 5.6 miles away); a different marker also named Carrying Cable Route (approx. 5.7 miles away); The Landing Area (approx. 6.1 miles away); The British Observation Point (approx. 6.1 miles away); Fort Kentucky (approx. 6.2 miles away).
 
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Camp de L'Observation Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 28, 2013
2. Camp de L'Observation Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 320 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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