Fort Edward in Washington County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Fort Nicholson 1709
Fort Lydius 1731
Fort Lyman 1755
Erected 1927 by State of New York.
Location. 43° 15.886′ N, 73° 34.988′ W. Marker is in Fort Edward, New York, in Washington County. Marker is on Lakes to Locks Passage (U.S. 4), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located on Route 4, between Moon Street and Edward Street. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Edward NY 12828, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Northeast Bastion (here, next to this marker); Old Moat (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Fort Edward (about 400 feet away); The Island (about 500 feet away); Rogers Island (approx. 0.2 miles away); Progenitors of Independence (approx. 0.2 miles away); Major Robert Rogers (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gen. Washington (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Edward.
Also see . . . The History of Fort Edward. The Town of Fort Edward website. (Submitted on July 17, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Forts, Castles • Military • War, French and Indian • War, US Revolutionary •
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