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

Camp of General Burgoyne

 
 
Camp of General Butgoyne Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 13, 2008
1. Camp of General Butgoyne Marker
Inscription.
Site of
Camp of
General Burgoyne
October 10th to 17th
1777

 
Erected 1927 by New York State.
 
Location. 43° 6.26′ N, 73° 34.875′ W. Marker is in Schuylerville, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is on Spring Street (New York State Route 29), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Schuylerville NY 12871, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Continental Barracks (a few steps from this marker); USS Saratoga: Turning point in America’s second war with England (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); British Artillery Park (about 500 feet away); The Surrender Tree (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Bridge (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Hardy (approx. 0.4 miles away); British Army Grounded Arms (approx. 0.4 miles away); Articles of Convention (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Schuylerville.
 
Also see . . .
1. "The Battle of Saratoga" September 19, 1777. The American Revolution website. (Submitted on July 19, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. The Battle of Saratoga 1777. A British perspective
Schuylerville Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 13, 2008
2. Schuylerville Marker
on the Battle of Saratoga from BritishBattles.com. (Submitted on July 19, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

3. The Battle of Saratoga. Another account of the Battle of Saratoga. (Submitted on July 19, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. MilitaryNotable PlacesWar, US Revolutionary
 
Final Camp of Burgoyne's Army image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 13, 2008
3. Final Camp of Burgoyne's Army
With their escape route to the north blocked by Gen. Stark, and being pursued from the south by Gates' Army, Burgoyne's Army camped here until the surrender on October 17, 1777.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 798 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on December 23, 2016.
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